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  1. Loeffler Says Chocolatito-Cuadras Rematch is Still Very PossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Boxing Scene

    BoxingScene.com spoke with Tom Loeffler, the managing director of K2 Promotions, about the addition of former WBC 115-pound titlist Carlos Cuadras to the March 18th lineup at the Madison Square Garden - that features the middleweight main event between unified champion Gennady Golovkin and mandatory challenger Daniel Jacobs. The fight will be the first ring appearance for Cuadras since losing his world title by way of a twelve round decision to Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez last September at The Forum in Inglewood, California.

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  2. Ricardo Mayorga Making 160 Run - Wants All The Big NamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Boxing Scene

    Ricardo "El Matador" Mayorga is planning to make a big run in the middleweight division. The comeback will start on February 18th in Managua, Nicaragua, according to former champion Rosendo Alvarez.

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  3. Promoter: Chocolatito Wanted Rungvisai; Winner Must Fight CuadrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Boxing Scene

    Gonzalez could've met Mexico's Cuadras in an immediate rematch March 18 at Madison Square Garden. The 115-pound champion nicknamed "Chocolatito" instead opted to defend his WBC world super flyweight title against Thailand's Rungvisai on the Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Jacobs undercard.

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  4. Ricardo Mayorga Will Return To The Ring on February 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Boxing Scene

    According to former champion Rosendo Alvarez, Ricardo "El Matador" Mayorga will return to the ring as part of a card being staged on February 18th in Managua, Nicaragua. The card is being promoted by Alvarez's promotional company, Bufalo Boxing Promotions.

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  5. Salido Leans Away From Lomachenko, Moves in New DirectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    As the new year dawns, Orlando Salido - who battled Francisco Vargas to a draw on June 4th in what is considered by many to be the best fight of 2016 - isn't doing all that much. According to his adviser, Sean Gibbons the rugged Mexican warrior is, "just collecting awards, him and Vargas."

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  6. BoxingScene Upset of the Year: Joe Smith KO's Andrzej FonfaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    The social media criticism directed toward Joe Smith Jr. was harsh to say the least before his fight against Andrzej Fonfara. Smith was unknown nationally before their main event, which was broadcast by NBC in primetime.

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  7. First Boxing Card at Renovated Nassau Coliseum Set for April 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    NEW YORK April 29 is the target date to bring boxing back to the renovated Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Long Island. Brett Yormark, chief executive officer for Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment, confirmed that a hold has been placed on the Nassau Coliseum for that night with the New York State Athletic Commission.

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  8. Ricardo Mayorga Attacked and Bloodied at Gas Station - PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    According to sources in Nicaragua, former two-division world champion Ricardo "El Matador" Mayorga was attacked and bloodied. The alleged incident took place at a gas station in Mangua, when Mayorga and an unknown individual got into some type of argument over "waiting at the pump."

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  9. Barclays Exec: Jacobs Will Beat GGG at MSG; Bring Belts to BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    Jacobs is the contracted face of the Barclays Center's Brooklyn Boxing brand and has fought there five times since it opened in 2012. But Yormark, chief executive officer of Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment, understands the reality of the Golovkin-Jacobs middleweight championship showdown taking place March 18 at Madison Square Garden, the Barclays Center's rival venue in New York, long ago nicknamed "The Mecca of Boxing."

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  10. Joe Smith's Next Fight Could Land in New York, Says PromoterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    It's been a huge 2016 for light heavyweight contender Joe Smith, who upset the heavily favored Andrzej Fonfara with a first round knockout and then ended the career of future Hall of Famer Bernard Hopkins this past weekend at the Forum in Inglewood, California - by knocking him clear out of the ring in the eighth round. When asked if they had any contractual obligations or commitments to other promoters or networks, the head of Star Boxing, Joe DeGuardia told BoxingScene.com: "We've got the ability to do what's best for Joe and that's the idea - to do what's best for Joe and do what's best for Star Boxing and all of us.

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  11. Joe Smith To Return to Union Laborer Job After Hopkins KO WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    As much as his life changed Saturday night, Joe Smith Jr. made it clear that he'll return to his union job on Long Island, presumably following the holiday season. "If something comes up quick, I'll be right back in the gym," Smith said.

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  12. Joe Smith vs. Seanie Monaghan Showdown is on Arum's RadarRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    There has been some talk of a Long Island-area showdown between Joe Smith Jr. and Seanie Monaghan in the wake of Smith's big knockout victory over Bernard Hopkins this past weekend at the Forum in Inglewood, California, that was televised on HBO. The two fighters know each other quite well.

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  13. Hopkins-Smith Averaged 934K Viewers; Peaks at 1.035 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    Bernard Hopkins' farewell fight against Joe Smith Jr. drew an average of 934,000 viewers for HBO on Saturday night, according to figures released Tuesday by Nielsen Media Research. The future Hall-of-Fame fighter's eighth-round technical knockout loss peaked at 1,035,000 viewers during that eighth and final round, which ended with Smith knocking Hopkins out of the ring and left him flat on his back, unable to get back in the ring within the allowable 20 seconds.

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  14. Joe Smith Continues To Overcome Odds, Exceed ExpectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    The magic finally ran out for Bernard Hopkins last Saturday night. Whatever hocus pocus the Philadelphia legend used to hypnotize, baffle and then beat younger opponents over the latter part of a storied career that ended at the age of 51 in Inglewood, California, just didn't work on Joe Smith Jr. The proud member of Local 66, expected to be competitive cannon fodder for "The Executioner" in his final trip to the ring, put on his proverbial hard hat, bit down on his mouthpiece and went to work for a 21 minute and 53 second shift that his fellow laborers would envy.

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  15. Smith: I Did What Kovalev, Stevenson Couldnt With KO VictoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    Wherever you feel Joe Smith Jr. fits into the light-heavyweight championship picture, it's indisputable that he has accomplished things Adonis Stevenson and Sergey Kovalev did not against common opponents. Long Island's Smith now has knocked out Bernard Hopkins and Andrzej Fonfara, opponents Kovalev and Stevenson defeated by unanimous decision in their respective title fights against them.

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  16. Hopkins Keeping His Word; Says TKO Loss to Smith is Last FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    That didn't change his mind, at least in the immediate aftermath of his technical knockout loss to Joe Smith Jr., about it being his last fight. Long Island's Smith knocked Hopkins out of the ring in the eighth round of their scheduled 12-round, light-heavyweight fight and became the first opponent in Hopkins' 28-year professional career to beat Hopkins by knockout.

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  17. Photos: Smith Ends Bernard Hopkins' Career in Brutal FashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    The Forum, Inglewood, California - 27-year-old Joe Smith Jr. knocked out former two division world champion Bernard Hopkins , almost 52-years-old and coming off a two-year layoff, in the eight round of action. This was the final fight of Hopkins' career.

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  18. Joe Smith Blasts Bernard Hopkins Right Out of The Ring, TKO WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    The Forum, Inglewood, California - 27-year-old Joe Smith Jr. knocked out former two division world champion Bernard Hopkins , almost 52-years-old and coming off a two-year layoff, in the eight round of action. This was the final fight of Hopkins' career.

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  19. Oleksandr Usyk Drops Mchunu Three Times For KO in NineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    The Forum, Inglewood, California - Making his American debut, Olympic gold medal winner Oleksandr Usyk scored three knockdowns to stop Thabiso Mchunu in the ninth round to retain his WBO cruiserweight championship for the first time. The battle of southpaws began with Usyk working his jab and sizing up Mchunu, who was using his short stature to make things very tough for Usyk.

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  20. Jacobs' Manager: Proved 90% of Fans Wrong By Facing GolovkinRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    Keith Connolly, who has worked with Jacobs his entire career, expects to feel even better March 18 at Madison Square Garden. That's when Brooklyn's Jacobs , the WBA world middleweight champion, will challenge Gennady Golovkin , the WBA "super" middleweight champion, for 160-pound supremacy in an HBO Pay-Per-View main event.

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