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  1. British Pound-for-Pound Rankings After the 1st Half of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    With the month of June now over, it is time to revisit - and revise - our British boxing rankings at the halfway stage of the year. Since publishing the top 10 for the first quarter of 2015, much has changed in the landscape of the sport.

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  2. Carl Frampton fight against Mexican Alejandro Gonzalez in Texas to be shown live on ITVRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    Carl Frampton will continue to build his following on terrestrial television in Britain next month even as he makes his first assault on the US boxing market. ITV will screen Frampton's defence of his world super-bantamweight title against dangerous Mexican Alejandro Gonzalez Jnr in El Paso, Texas on July 18. The Belfast Jackal's February fight in Belfast against America's Chris Avalos marked the return of boxing to ITV after almost a decade and drew more than two million UK viewers.

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  3. Cuadras Returns 8/8, Welcomes Ivan Morales ChallengeRead the original story

    Monday | Boxing Scene

    Carlos Cuadras puts his 115 lb. title on the line for the fourth time when returns to the ring August 8 in Mexico.

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  4. Former Newcastle defender Ryan Taylor joins boxers Anthony Crolla and Scott Quigg in the gymRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Daily Mail

    Anthony Crolla and Scott Quigg are in great shape as the English boxers prepare for world title fights on July 18. That is the verdict of former Newcastle defender and boxing fan Ryan Taylor, who watched the pair in action on Monday. Taylor, 30, has been working out at Gallaghers Gym in Bolton as he ponders his next move after being released by the Magpies last month.

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  5. Quigg: The Danger of Martinez's Power Doesn't Scare MeRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Boxing Scene

    Bury's Scott Quigg and Manchester's Anthony Crolla are both in world title action at the Manchester Arena on July 18th against Darleys Perez and Kiko Martinez respectively. Quigg defends his WBA World Super bantamweight title and Crolla challenges for the WBA World lightweight belt.

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  6. Liam and Naomi Broady, who hail from Fred Perry's home town of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Daily Mail

    They will become the first British siblings to play in the men's and women's Wimbledon singles for 37 years British No 6 Liam is estranged from his father, Simon, who still coaches Naomi, after a disagreement three years ago Fred Perry would have loved the fact that the brother and sister making an extremely rare double appearance at Wimbledon this year hail from the same town. Liam and Naomi Broady were brought up in Stockport just a mile from where Perry was born, and this week they will become the first British siblings to play in the men's and women's singles for 37 years.

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  7. Quigg still hopeful on FramptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Sky Sports

    Scott Quigg says preparations are going well as he looks to defend his world super-bantamweight title against Kiko Martinez on July 18 Scott Quigg is still confident of facing super-bantamweight rival Carl Frampton providing he gets past Kiko Martinez on July 18. The Bury fighter defends his WBA super-bantamweight title against the Spaniard in Manchester - live on Sky Sports - and with IBF champion Frampton in action on the same night against Alejandro Gonzalez Jr, Quigg remains hopeful of a unification bout with 'The Jackal.' Speaking to Sky Sports News HQ , Quigg said: "First and foremost we've got to take care of business.

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  8. Crolla better than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Sky Sports

    The lightweight has not fought since a confrontation with intruders at his neighbours' house late last year left him with a fractured skull and a badly broken ankle. However, Crolla will complete a remarkable comeback when he challenges WBA champion Darleys Perez in a hometown clash at Manchester Arena on July 18, live on Sky Sports .

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  9. GAB chair urges Espinosa to reach for settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The chairman of the Games and Amusement Board has encouraged former world champion Luisito Espinosa to seek an out-of-court settlement for his unpaid boxing purse. GAB chairman Ramon Guanzon felt it would be practical for the Filipino boxing legend not to prolong his case which has already dragged on for more than 18 years.

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  10. Ruenroeng-Casimero: Larry Doggett Will Be Third ManRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Boxing Scene

    American Larry Doggett has been picked by the International Boxing Federation to referee the IBF flyweight title fight between champion Amnat Ruenroeng of Thailand and mandatory challenger and former IBF light flyweight champion Johnreil Casimero at the Hua Mark Indoor Stadium in Bangkok on Saturday. The judges named by the IBF are veteran Don Trella, David Braslow and Hilton Whitaker Jr. all of the United States.

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  11. Weigh-in of Boxing Revolution 3 fighters at NCCC MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Sun-Star

    DAVAO. Knockout specialist Lorenzo Villanueva of Sonshine Boxing is ready to fight Rey Las Pinas in Boxing Revolution III: No Guts No Glory set Friday, June 26, at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center.

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  12. Parrenas-Carmona Title Fight on Pace, Says ZabalaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Boxing Scene

    Promoter Tuto Zabala Jr has played down some concerns over the WBO super flyweight Interim title fight between WBO Oriental champion Warlito 'Cowboy' Parrenas who is ranked No.1 and Mexico's David Carmona who is No.2. The assurance was given after Parrenas expressed some concern that he was being given the runaround after the bout which was initially supposed to take place on June 20 was postponed to June 27 and then again to July 4. The latest wrinkle which Parrenas mentioned to us after he arrived in Manila from Tokyo on Tuesday evening so he could obtain his visa to Mexico since its reportedly much less of a hassle here, was that the spelling of his name on his airline ticket to Mexico was incorrect.

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  13. 'The Movement': John 'Fast-Handz' FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Examiner.com

    Seconds Out Promotions has become part of 'The Movement ' of John 'Fast-Handz' Franklin , him part of their July 25th fight card at the Allegiance Fitness Center in Mounds View, Minnesota, against a yet to be named opponent. Franklin then travels to Mesquite, Texas, for a NABF junior bantamweight title shot on August 8th taking on Dallas, Texas, residing Oscar Mojica , that contract signed and delivered, where someone's '0' will go.

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  14. Former boxing champ stabbed to death in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | ABS-CBN News

    Former world champion boxer Juan Jose Estrada was stabbed to death over the weekend in what was believed to be a family quarrel in the Mexican border city of Tijuana, authorities said Monday. Estrada, nicknamed "Dinamita," won the WBC International world championship in the super bantamweight division in 1987, and the WBA title in 1988.

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  15. Former world champion boxer Juan Jose Estrada stabbed to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Stuff.co.nz

    Former world champion boxer Juan Jose Estrada has been stabbed to death in what's believed to have been a family quarrel in the Mexican border city of Tijuana. Estrada, nicknamed "Dinamita", won the WBC International world championship in the super bantamweight division in 1987, and the WBA title in 1988.

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  16. Juan Jose Estrada Stabbed To Death in TijuanaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Boxing Scene

    Former world champion boxer Juan Jose Estrada was stabbed to death over the weekend in what was believed to be a family quarrel in the Mexican border city of Tijuana, authorities said Monday. Estrada, nicknamed "Dinamita," won the WBC International world championship in the super bantamweight division in 1987, and the WBA title in 1988.

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  17. Former world champion boxer Estrada stabbed to death in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Vanguard

    Former world champion boxer Juan Jose Estrada was stabbed to death over the weekend in what was believed to be a family quarrel in the Mexican border city of Tijuana, authorities said Monday. Estrada, nicknamed "Dinamita," won the WBC International world championship in the super bantamweight division in 1987, and the WBA title in 1988.

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  18. Dapudong eyes win over GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Sun-Star

    SONSHINE Boxing Stable bet Edrin "The Sting" Dapudong is poised to pull off an impressive victory over his opponent in the main event of the Boxing Revolution III: No Guts No Glory set on June 26 at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center to bolster his bid for a rematch against Mexican Hernan "Tyson" Marquez for a world title. Dapudong told members of the Davao Sportswriters Association in a recent forum at the NCCC Mall Davao Food Cove that he will have to secure a win over Manila-based boxer Richard Garcia if he wants to increase his chance of having a rematch against the Mexican.

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  19. 'Orange is the New Black' star Ruby Rose was a 'terrific' boxer earlierRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Newkerala.com

    Australian model Ruby Rose was surely a skillful boxer and has stepped in the ring before becoming a star on Netflix's comedy series 'Orange is the New Black'. The 29-year-old newbie actress's old video has been unveiled where the star was busting the face of a woman named Yi Sia in an amateur boxing match back in October 2012 in Australia, TMZ.com reported.

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  20. Filipino Flash vows to bring 'old Donaire' backRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire Jr. promises to bring back the old form he's known for when he makes his boxing return this July against former European champion Anthony Settoul in Macau. The five-division former world champion has been working out with unbeaten featherweight prospect Mark "Magnifico" Magsayo as he prepares for the July 18 fight card.

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