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  1. 5 boxers to watch for during 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Vasyl Lomachenko celebrates ninth round technical knockout over Gamalier Rodriguez in their WBO featherweight championship boxing match at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 2, 2015.

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  2. Freddie Roach is Pleased With Frankie Gomez PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Boxing Scene

    Frankie Gomez improved to 20-0 this past Friday night at the Fantasy Springs Casino by pitching a shutout over veteran journeyman, Silverio Ortiz, over ten rounds. Overall, the effort pleased his trainer.

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  3. Super Bowl Commercials Put Charm City In The SpotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBS Local

    BALTIMORE - While the Ravens weren't playing in the Super Bowl this year, Baltimore certainly had a strong presence. Local and national ads are really putting Maryland in the spotlight.

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  4. Region Prepares for Snow, Potomac Spill Testing, Mike Tyson Stars in Local Bowl Ad: News NearbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    The Virginia Department of Transportation warns drivers to plan for their commutes Tuesday, as several inches of snow are forecast to impact Drivers are asked to monitor forecasts for changes or heavier weather bands that may impact their schedule, and to plan accordingly to telework, delay commutes or allow extra time for a slow and cautious trip, VDOT says. >>> read more.

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  5. Luis Ortiz-Thompson Set, But Not Yet Sanctioned By WBARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Boxing Scene

    Golden Boy Promotions had entertained the notion of a non-title for Luis Ortiz if that's what it took to keep the unbeaten heavyweight active. Tony Thompson agreed to terms to face the reigning World Boxing Association "interim" heavyweight titlist, Golden Boy Promotions proudly announced on Monday.

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  6. Golovkin's Promoter Confirms Interest in Bernard Hopkins FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Boxing Scene

    As WBA/IBF/IBO middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin continues his quest to unify the division, he's having some problems finding well-known and marketable foes for the time being. Recently the name of Bernard Hopkins , who at 51 is looking for one last fight, was mentioned.

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  7. The Lack of Heavyweight PrideRead MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Sweet Science

    ... on them. A professional fighter should always be in shape. Big fights on short notice are a staple of professional boxing. Fringe contender Alexander Dimitrenko 38-2 (24) who was supposed to be Ortiz's opponent recently pulled out. Can you believe ...

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  8. Toka Kahn-Clary Promises To Let The Hard Shots Rain DownRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Boxing Scene

    Rising super featherweight star Toka "T-Nice" Kahn-Clary returns to action this Saturday night against Mexican opponent Gabino "Flash" Cota at Sportsman Lodge in Studio City, California. A decorated American amateur boxer , his career highlighted by a gold-medal performance at the 2010 National Golden Gloves Tournament, Kahn-Clary is a native of Liberia who passed on a shot to make the 2016 U.S. Olympic Boxing Team, turning pro three years ago.

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  9. Cruz vs. Koasicha Tops March 4 Telemundo Bill In TampaRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Boxing Scene

    ... to this terrific battle." Cruz (22-4-1, 11KOs) was targeted to headline the first installment of the Telemundo spring boxing season. The timing couldn't be worked out for the February 26 show, which is now topped by Ricardo Rodriguez in a 10-round ...

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  10. Luis Ortiz-Tony Thompson Finalized For March 5th on HBORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Boxing Scene

    Fresh from a stunning knockout of Bryant "By-By" Jennings and eager to continue his quest to be the best heavyweight in the sport, WBA Interim Heavyweight World Champion Luis "The Real King Kong" Ortiz will make his first title defense of 2016 when he faces former world title challenger Tony "The Tiger" Thompson in 12-round main event at the DC Armory, in Washington D.C.on Saturday, March 5 and televised live on HBO Boxing After Darkbeginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Opening up the live telecast, top contender and 2008 Olympian Sadam "World Kid" Ali will face former WBA Super Lightweight World Champion Jessie Vargas in a 12-round co-main event for the vacant WBO Welterweight World Championship.

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  11. Christie: Even Rubio's 'most loyal donors' are doubting himRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Hill

    ... great political philosopher Mike Tyson, he had a great saying," Christie added, referencing the retired heavyweight boxing champion. "He said, 'Everybody has a plan until you get punched in the face.' " Christie added that a rough GOP presidential ...

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  12. Local Handyman Company Scores Knockout with Mike Tyson Super Bowl AdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    ... Va.-based ESB Advertising , which released the ads Sunday on YouTube -- one ad showing Tyson interrupting a boxing match wearing a Michael and Son uniform and another with him just singing the jingle. A third video posted to YouTube is a behind the ...

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  13. Remembering the Mike Tyson TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sherdog

    ... Douglas on Feb. 11, 1990 in Tokyo -- was clearly a diminished fighter. His skills had atrophied, his focus on boxing had blurred and the intimidation factor he had generated like a nuclear reactor was dialed way down. Although what remained of the ...

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  14. Braehmer to defend 175-lb belt vs. GutknechtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | ESPN

    Braehmer will make the sixth defense of his secondary 175-pound world title when he faces replacement opponent Eduard Gutknecht in a rematch on March 12 at the Jahnsportforum in Neubrandenburg, Germany, promoter Team Sauerland announced on Monday. "Fans love a domestic dust-up, and there is already a lot of history between these two men, which will add to the drama," promoter Kalle Sauerland said.

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  15. Prospect Valdez excited to face former titlist GradovichRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | ESPN

    Featherweight prospect Oscar Valdez, a two-time Mexican Olympian on the fast track, will be in one of the featured fights on the April 9 Manny Pacquiao-Timothy Bradley Jr. III undercard at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Valdez, 25, is one of boxing's top prospects, and he is excited to be facing his first name opponent on the card in former featherweight titleholder Evgeny Gradovich , 29, of Russia, who trains with Robert Garcia in Oxnard, California.

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  16. Mayweather: Me and Al Haymon Have All The Say So in BoxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Boxing Scene

    Retired former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. is finishing up a tour of the UK, where the boxer is making several stops to meet his fans and the local press. During his most recent stop, Mayweather discusses the sport of boxing, his career and once again fielded questions regarding the possibility of a ring return.

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  17. Frank Bruno Insists Comeback Talk Came From The HearRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Boxing Scene

    ... and has since been diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Bruno asked the Sunday Mirror to publish an open letter to assure boxing fans that he will not pursue a licence through other bodies after being told the BBBoC would refuse to give him a licence. ...

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  18. 32 Shameless Crowdfunding Campaigns That People Actually Expected Us To FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Offbeat

    A lady by the name of Carrie Kizuka decided to get a $2000 tattoo of a squirrel on her 40th birthday. Squirrel tattoo--she must be nuts.

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  19. Arum: If Pacquiao Continues To Fight, Crawford is Perfect FoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Boxing Scene

    Eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao is expected to have his final career fight on April 9th, when he faces Timothy Bradley for a third time at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Pacquiao plans to pursue a full-time career in politics back home in the Philippines.

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  20. emily_heilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Washington Post

    ... a lifeline for Tyson, who filed for bankruptcy in 2003, despite hundreds of millions in winnings in his professional boxing career. He's also starring in the animated series "Mike Tyson Mysteries," which just aired a second season on the Adult Swim ...

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