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  1. Jose Felix, Anton Novikov, Brian Viloria on 12/6, UniMasRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    It has been reported that flyweight Brian Viloria is scheduled to fight on December 6 at the Auditorium in Glendale, Calif. Light welterweight contender Anton Novikov and lightweight contender Jose Felix Jr. will fight in separate bouts, Top Rank matchmaker Brad Goodman told BoxingScene.com on Wednesday evening.

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  2. De La Hoya: Mayweather-Golovkin Will NEVER HappenRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya had a good laugh when BoxingScene asked him about the possibility of a future fight between Floyd "Money" Mayweather Jr. and Gennady "GGG" Golovkin . Mayweather is the WBC/WBA champion at welterweight and junior middleweight.

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  3. Photos: Bernard Hopkins Grinding Hard For Kovalev ClashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boxing Scene

    Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins worked out for the media as his trainer Naazim Richardson looked on at Joe Hand Boxing Gym in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Hopkins will stake his IBF/WBA light heavyweight world titles against undefeated puncher, Sergey "The Krusher" Kovalev, in a high stakes unification on November 8th from the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.

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  4. Jack Culcay Defends Against Varon on December 6thRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Boxing Scene

    EBU super welterweight champ "Golden" Jack Culcay makes a voluntary defence of the title on December 6 in Oldenburg against Spanish veteran Ruben Varon . Culcay vs Varon is the third title fight to Sauerland Event s final show with ARD as network partner.

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  5. Paul Spadafora in Vegas, To Be Trained By Kenny PorterRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Boxing Scene

    Former world champion Paul Spadafora is currently in Las Vegas, and being trained by Kenny Porter, who is best known as the head trainer for his son, former welterweight champion Shawn Porter. Spadafora, 39-years-old, suffered his first career defeat last November when lost a twelve round majority decision to then interim-WBA junior welterweight champion Johan Perez.

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  6. Mike Tyson Has Card Nov. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | The Sweet Science

    Tulsa, Oklahoma Boxing Legend MIKE TYSON and Iron Mike Productions presents "HARD KNOCKS AT THE HARD ROCK" a world-class evening of professional boxing on Friday, November 21st in The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tulsa in Tulsa, Oklahoma. "Tulsa, Oklahoma here we come, I can't wait to bring an action packed show on November 21st with our future champions" said Tyson.

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  7. Manny Pacquiao Still Hopes That The Fight With Floyd Mayweather Will HappenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | International Business Times

    Manny Pacquiao took time off his training camp to fly to Hongkong to promote his fight against Chris Algieri on Nov. 22. The eight division Filipino world champion has spent his day with the press and among the questions thrown at him is the much-anticipated fight between him and Floyd Mayweather. Boxer Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines poses for a selfie with a fan during his tour in Hong Kong October 26, 2014.

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  8. Adonis Stevenson vs. Dmitry Sukhotskiy on Dec. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | The Sweet Science

    World Boxing Council , The Ring Magazine and lineal light heavyweight champion Adonis "Superman" Stevenson , the The Ring Magazine and ESPN's 2013 Fighter of the Year and 2013 Knockout of the Year winner, returns to the ring December 19 at Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec to face Russian challenger Dmitry "The Hunter" Sukhotskiy . "THE REIGN OF SUPERMAN," featuring the world light heavyweight championship between Stevenson and Sukhotskiy, is presented by Groupe Yvon Michel in association with Mise-O-Jeu and Videotron.

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  9. Felix Diaz-Adrian Granados Set For November 21Read the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Boxing Scene

    Tulsa, Oklahoma - Boxing Legend MIKE TYSON and Iron Mike Productions presents 'HARD KNOCKS AT THE HARD ROCK' a world-class evening of professional boxing on Friday, November 21st in The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tulsa in Tulsa, Oklahoma. 'Tulsa, Oklahoma here we come, I can't wait to bring an action packed show on November 21st with our future champions' said Tyson.

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  10. Taylor Eyes Khan, Herrera, Judah, Vargas, GomezRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Boxing Scene

    Fresh off his spirited effort against three-division world champion Adrein Broner on September 6, Jr. Welterweight contender Emanuel Taylor opens up about the fight and his future aspirations which he candid about wanting the best fights and becoming a world champion early in 2015 I feel real good. I am ready to get back into the ring.

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  11. Adonis Stevenson-Sukhotsky, Beterbiev Set For 12/19Read the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Boxing Scene

    Promoter Yvon Michel of GYM has announced that a deal was finalized for Adonis Stevenson to defend his World Boxing Council light heavyweight title against Dmitry Sukhotsky on December 19th at the Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec. Showtime will televise.

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  12. Klara Svensson Faces Lucia Morelli at Falconer HallRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Boxing Scene

    Klara Svensson will defend her interim WBC Female World Light Welterweight title against Lucia Morelli on November 29 at the Falconer Hall at the Radisson Blu in Copenhagen, Denmark. Svensson claimed the interim WBC title with a career best performance against Marie Riederer in September.

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  13. Hearn: Amir Khan Beats Alexander Quite ComfortablyRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Boxing Scene

    Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport sees Amir Khan winning easily over Devon Alexander, when the two former champions collide on December 13th at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. The winner of the fight is a likely frontrunner to face WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. in May of next year.

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  14. Pacquiao: Hopefully I'll Face Floyd Mayweather Next YearRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Boxing Scene

    WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao said he hoped to finally step in the ring with WBC/WBA champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. next year as he denied he was taking his upcoming opponent Chris Algieri lightly. Pacquiao will defend his title against Algieri on November 22nd in Macau, China.

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  15. Vargas: If I Look Good, I Was Told Pacquiao is NextRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | Boxing Scene

    Ryan Burton catches up with WBA 'regular' junior welterweight champion Jessie Vargas to discuss his upcoming fight with Antonio DeMarco on the Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri HBO Pay-Per-View undercard on November 22nd in Macau, China. Vargas Vargas says Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum has promised him a crack at Manny Pacquiao in 2015 - if he looks good against DeMarco in November.

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  16. Coyle, Campbell Positioned For May Domestic BlockbusterRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | Boxing Scene

    Tommy Coyle kept hopes of a summer clash in 2015 with Luke Campbell well and truly alive, as he produced a stunning second round stoppage of former world title challenger Michael Katsidis in Hull. Their mutual promoter Eddie Hearn says the fight will take place at the KC Stadium in Hull on May 30, 2015.

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  17. Gallagher: Alexander Will Bring Out Amir Khan's BestRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | Boxing Scene

    Veteran trainer Joe Gallagher says Amir Khan is a taking a very big risk by accepting a fight with fellow former champion Devon Alexander on December 13th at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. The winner will become a frontrunner candidate to face WBC/WBA welterweight king Floyd Mayweather Jr. in May of 2015.

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  18. Ranking the Top 10 Boxers of the 1980sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | BleacherReport

    Boxing in the 1980s was marked by one of the greatest four-way rivalries of all time. Marvelous Marvin Hagler, Sugar Ray Leonard, Thomas "The Hitman" Hearns and "Hands of Stone" Roberto Duran all staged major fights against each other between welterweight and middleweight.

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  19. Boxing: Amir Khan finally to face Devon AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | NorthJersey.com

    FEATURED FIGHT: Amir Khan vs. Devon Alexander. These former junior welterweight champions were supposed to fight last Dec. 7 at Barclays Center, but England's Khan backed out of negotiations because he thought he'd land a more lucrative May 3 fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. Mayweather fought Marcos Maidana instead, which left Khan to defeat Luis Collazo on the Mayweather-Maidana undercard.

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  20. Matt Korobov-Andy Lee On Dec. 13 Bradley-Chaves Undercard in VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | The Sweet Science

    The exciting world championship boxing event, featuring the Timothy "Desert Storm" Bradley vs. Diego " La Joya" Chaves 12-round welterweight rumble and the MAURICIO "El Maestro" HERRERA vs. JOSE BENAVIDEZ, JR. World Boxing Association Interim Super Lightweight World Championship, taking place Saturday, December 13, inside The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas , has added another world title fight to its stellar card.

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