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  1. Deontay Wilder Has a Master Plan to Unify the Heavyweight Titles in 2017Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... Time is at his door, but Klitschko is still a smart guy, and he's still a dangerous fighter. We all know that, in boxing, styles make fights. I think their styles both complement each other very, very well, and you're going to see a great fight. I ...

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  2. The Deontay Wilder ConundrumRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Boxing Scene

    The bricks are being laid in the foundation of what plenty in boxing's power circles hope will be a mega-event. The idea of, eventually, getting to a showdown between an undefeated Anthony Joshua and an undefeated Deontay Wilder just smells like money.

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  3. Braekhus Struggles To Make Weight For Svensson ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boxing Scene

    ... Braekhus' extensive lobbying work over the last several years, Norway lifted their 33-year ban on professional boxing in 2015. On October 1, 2016, Braekhus was finally able to fight in her home country, knocking out Anne Sophie Mathis in the second ...

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  4. Nike's women in sports ad strikes nerve in Arab worldRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    An online commercial released by Nike this week that showed Arab women fencing, boxing and spinning on ice-skates has stirred controversy over its attempt to smash stereotypes about women leading home-bound lives in the conservative region. It begins with a woman nervously peering out of her doorway and adjusting her veil before going for a run in the street, while a female voice narrates in a Saudi dialect: "What will they say about you? Maybe they'll say you exceeded all expectations."

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  5. Pacquiao 'in negotiations' to fight Amir KhanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Express

    MANILA: Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao on Thursday said he was "in negotiations" to face British fighter Amir Khan, after weeks of conflicting reports over his next bout. "My team and I are in negotiations with Amir Khan for our next fight.

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  6. David Ramsey: Evander Holyfield's mother delivered tough message that helped him rule boxing world | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Gazette

    Four-time world heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield speaks to a group of youths at the Boys and Girls Club of the Pikes Peak Region on Thursday, Feb.23, 2017. Holyfield told of growing up poor and how the Boys and Girls Club helped him grow as a child and beyond.

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  7. Canelo: Golovkin Received His Biggest Offer - Do Not Blame MeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    According to Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez , he is ready to fight middleweight king Gennady "GGG" Golovkin this coming September. The first order of business for Canelo is to face his country rival, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., at a catch-weight of 164.5-pounds.

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  8. Gervonta Davis Has No Issue Heading To UK For Walsh DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    ... Centre back in October to install himself as the mandatory challenger. Davis is one of the hottest prospects in World boxing racing to 17-0 with 16 of those wins coming inside the distance and fights under the Money Team banner spearheaded by Floyd ...

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  9. Kovalev's Promoter: Ward's Side Continue To Ignore Rematch TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    There is still no movement on the stalled discussions to negotiate a rematch between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev . Last November 18th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Ward won a close and controversial twelve round unanimous decision over Kovalev to capture the IBF, WBA and WBO light heavyweight titles.

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  10. Rival's brutal new nickname for McGregorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Mercury

    ... McDonald's offers everybody," Ferguson told FOX Sports. "I don't see McNuggets ever wanting to come back. He's using boxing as a way and a scapegoat to be able to leave this (sport) because he doesn't want to get his ass kicked by either of us. I ...

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  11. Brian Viloria vs. Ruben Montoya Set For March 2 in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    ... time in his career. Viloria is set for action at Ryogoku Sumo Arena (National Sports Arena) on March 2 as part of a boxing event promoted by the influential Akihiko Honda of Tokyo's Teiken Boxing Gym. Viloria's opponent will be Mexican contender ...

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  12. We Love This Nike Ad Featuring Muslim Women Athletes In HijabsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    ... get it done," Mourad tells Reuters . You get the idea. The ad features young Middle Eastern women doing things like boxing, swimming, running parkour, and essentially living normal active lives. Naturally, the ad elicits some strong opinions. When ...

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  13. Pacquiao 'in negotiations' to take on Britain's KhanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Millbury

    Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao yesterday said he was "in negotiations" to face British fighter Amir Khan, after weeks of conflicting reports over his next bout. "My team and I are in negotiations with Amir Khan for our next fight.

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  14. Horn's Promoter: Pacquiao Felt Pressure, Chasing Fantasy OfferRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Duco Events' Dean Lonergan, who had secured multimillion-dollar backing from the Queensland Government, Brisbane City Council and Suncorp Stadium to stage a fight between his star, 2012 Australian Olympian Jeff Horn , and WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao, is not worried with the Filipino superstar ditching those plans for a fight with Amir Khan in UAE. Pacquiao announced on Wednesday that he was "in negotiations" to face Khan, after weeks of conflicting reports over his next bout.

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  15. Wilder-Washington final press conference quotesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    Boxing 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Indianapolis Colts as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Boxing 101.

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  16. Heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder puts tough year behind himRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... positive late last month for stanazolol, and he was out. The only winner out of all of this was the WBC, whose Clean Boxing Program nabbed two more drug cheats. Which brings us to Thursday's press conference at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention ...

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  17. Floyd Mayweather Jr. birthday celebration card features Las Vegas boxersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Tecate Chica Dessie Mitchenson, left, displays a banner as boxer Chris Pearson takes a selfie before Floyd Mayweather arrival at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, in Las Vegas. Local angle: Spring Valley High's Andrew Tabiti fights Quantis Graves in a 10-round cruiserweight bout to open the card A tripleheader featuring two Las Vegas boxers will take place at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California, and it includes a 40th birthday celebration for retired superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. The card is hosted by Mayweather Promotions and will be televised on Showtime at 10 p.m. Chris Pearson , who trains in Las Vegas, will headline the event against Justin DeLoach for a 10-round junior middleweight showdown.

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  18. Photos: Pearson-DeLoach, Tabiti, Rodriguez - Official Weigh-InRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    ... 1-800-745-3000. "We couldn't think of a better way to celebrate Floyd's 40th birthday than with a great night of boxing featuring three exciting and competitive battles," said Leonard Ellerbe, CEO of Mayweather Promotions. "We're looking forward to ...

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  19. Women in sports ad strikes nerve in Arab worldRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... them to docile roles. Photo: Reuters An online commercial released by Nike this week that showed Arab women fencing, boxing and spinning on ice-skates has stirred controversy over its attempt to smash stereotypes about women leading home-bound lives ...

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  20. Photos: Deontay Wilder, Gerald Washington - Go Face To FaceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder and unbeaten Gerald Washington went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before their primetime showdown that headlines Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes this Saturday, February 25 from Legacy Arena at the BJCC in Birmingham, Alabama. Photos by Jennifer Hagler/Premier Boxing Champions.

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