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  1. Ita s Up To You, New York, New York: Tough Times for NYS BoxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | The Sweet Science

    TOUGH TIMES FOR BOXING IN NY: OK, so I have somewhat altered the lyrics of the song made famous by Frank Sinatra for a 1977 movie appropriately titled New York, New York. The Big Apple, and especially midtown Manhattan, has always been an expensive proposition for anyone, including its own reasonably prosperous citizens, but especially so for visitors from the hinterlands who show up expecting a fun time in the big city and head home with a severe case of wallet-emptying sticker shock.

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  2. Frampton vs Santa Cruz 2 Set According To FramptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | The Sweet Science

    Frampton vs Santa Cruz 2 Set - Undefeated WBA "super world" featherweight champion Carl Frampton has taken to social media to announce that there is an agreement for him to re-match former champion Leo Santa Cruz in place. The first match between the two men went down at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York this past July 30th, and there has been talk of a re-match being in the works almost since the fight ended.

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  3. Laila vs. Claressa: Experts Weigh in on Women's Dream Match That'll Never BeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | The Sweet Science

    Some TSS readers are enthused about the recent uptick of interest in women's boxing. Others believe any such resurgence of popularity is not only a waste of traditional fight fans' time, but an abomination of the sport placed upon the altar of political correctness.

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  4. Three Punch Combo: Canelo's Next Opponent (Maybe), Oleksandr Usyk, and More.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | The Sweet Science

    As expected, Saul "Canelo' Alvarez easily dispatched of Liam Smith in their junior middleweight title bout on Saturday in Texas. As of this moment, Canelo's return is penciled in for December on HBO.

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  5. Tevin Farmer ready for all comersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Sweet Science

    Farmer of Philadelphia has won 15 fights in a row and is now ranked number-five by the WBC at 130-pounds. In his last bout, Farmer put on a masterful performance in a virtual shutout over highly regarded Ivan Redkach on July 30 in Brooklyn, New York.

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  6. Daniel Jacobs Pulverizes Sergio Mora in Reading. Who's Next and Where?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | The Sweet Science

    It isn't particularly unusual for big-time boxing to play off-Broadway these days, or off-Flatbush Avenue for that matter. What took place here Saturday night in the Santander Arena, however, could become the new reality for a sport whose former fever-pitch prominence on the East Coast suddenly seems in danger of fading even more so than has been the case in recent years.

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  7. Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller: And He Can PunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | The Sweet Science

    Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller can punch. Ranked in the top ten by the IBF, WBA, and WBO, he has compiled a 17-0-1 ring record and is on the verge of becoming a viable heavyweight contender.

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  8. Barclays Center Results July 30 a " Frampton Grabs GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | The Sweet Science

    Barclays Center Results July 30 - Saturday night saw the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York host Showtime Boxing for a full night of fights that saw WBA super world featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz defending his belt against undefeated Carl Frampton. Ireland's Frampton came out very focused, and it was clear he had enough crowd support in NYC that it sounded like a split crowd during the fighter intros and in round one, the singing of the Irish fans made it sound like downtown Belfast.

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