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  1. Claressa Shields picked as one of Sports Illustrated's 50 fittest athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Sports Illustrated identified its top 50 fittest men and women across all sports right now, with insight from fitness experts, and world boxing champion Claressa Shields was picked as No. 6 on the women's list.

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  2. Joseph Parker 'too slow, doesn't have power' - boxing punditRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  3. Tony Harrison vs. Paul Valenzuela Set For Lara-Gausha TripleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Former title challenger Tony Harrison will return to the ring in a 10-round middleweight bout against Paul Valenzuela Jr. as part of an exciting night of undercard bouts on Saturday, October 14 from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING. Additional action will see featherweight world champion Cindy Serrano from Brooklyn making her Barclays Center debut in an eight-round special attraction bout.

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  4. Salinas gets shot on nationally televised boxing card on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 23 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    The 22-year-old fighter is scheduled to meet Duarn Vue in a bout televised nationally on FS-1 at 9:00 pm Tuesday night. "This is my biggest fight," said Salinas who's 8-1 with eight knockouts.

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  5. Photos: Jermell Charlo Grinds in Camp For Erickson LubinRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    A trio of 154-pound world champions will defend their titles as part of a SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING tripleheader headlined by Erislandy Lara defending against undefeated Terrell Gausha, in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions on Saturday, October 14 live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING. Photos by Ryan Greene/PBC.

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  6. Westfield announces Anthony Joshua as the face of its newly launched fashion campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Watford Observer

    It was announced today that World Heavyweight Champion boxer Anthony Joshua is the face of Westfield's autumn/winter 2017 fashion campaign. Taking inspiration from this season's ready to wear catwalk looks of floral, blues and modern tailoring, Joshua wears a mix of high end and high street brands.

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  7. Joseph Parker's Coach: Anthony Joshua's Style is Perfect For UsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    WBA, IBO, IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is being lined up for a future bout by Joseph Parker, who holds the WBO title, after he defeated mandatory challenger Hughie Fury on Saturday. Joshua gets in the ring with Kubrat Pulev in late October in his first fight since beating Wladimir Klitchsko in their stunning Wembley Stadium bout earlier this year.

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  8. Rigondeaux's Coach: Now Lomachenko Can Prove His True WorthRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    In every great boxing contest there is an A side and a B side, but there are moments where both sides believes they hold the top pecking order. And that will certainly be the case when one of the most anticipated fights on the year takes place between Vasyl Lomachenko and Guillermo Rigondeaux .

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  9. Hughie Fury camp plan legal action to overturn Joseph Parker defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  10. Linares: The Draw Was Best Decision For Canelo vs. GolovkinRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Jorge Linares was very pleased with is performance from Saturday night, when he retained his World Boxing Association lightweight crown Saturday against Olympic gold medal winner Luke Campbell at the Inglewood Forum in Los Angeles, California. The fight was televised as a headliner by HBO and represented Linares' return to the United States for the first time since he knocked out Ira Terry at the StubHub Center in 2014.

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  11. Nico Hernandez, Tramaine Williams, Zhilei Zhang Get Big WinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Boxing Scene

    The name of last night's "KO Night Boxing: Step Up" event certainly was appropriate as 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez had to overcome a major obstacle to remain undefeated at Hartman Arena in Palm City, Kansas. "KO Night Boxing: Step Up!" was a presentation of KO Night Boxing LLC., in association with Roc Nation Sports and Hartman Arena, sponsored by Mort's Cigar Bar, Jimmy Egg and Twister City Harley-Davidson.

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  12. Patrick McKendry: The man Joseph Parker should fight nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The New Zealand Herald

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  13. Weekend Boxing Recaps: Dorticos-Kudryashov, Parker-Fury and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Sweet Science

    Cuban refugee Yunier Dorticos rang down the curtain on a busy weekend of professional boxing with a smashing second round knockout of Dmitry Kudryashov. The match was held in the Illusions Theater of the Alamodome in San Antonio, a curious place for a bout between a Cuban and a Russian, especially considering that it was a college football Saturday in football-mad Texas.

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  14. Luke Campbell reveals his father died two weeks before Jorge Linares fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | BBC News

    Luke Campbell has revealed his father died two weeks before Saturday's WBA lightweight title defeat by Jorge Linares in California. Campbell's dad, Bernard, was diagnosed with cancer in 2014, prompting the 2012 Olympic gold medallist to take time away from boxing.

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  15. Mark Reason: Flatfoot Parker is a hard sell to the boxing worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Stuff.co.nz

    OPINION: Joseph Parker is still a heavyweight champion of the world, but he is far from an undisputed champion. Hughie Fury may not have won the fight, but he exposed Parker's considerable technical deficiencies.

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  16. Boxing: Who's next on Joseph Parker's list?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The New Zealand Herald

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  17. Can Rio become the best? Four celebs who made the switch into ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Star

    The former Man Utd star teamed up with betting giants Betfair in order to launch his new "Defender to Contender" project, ambitiously aiming to crack into boxing's pro ranks. Now 38, Ferdinand will have his work cut out in order to achieve the lofty goal with his former strength and conditioning coach at United even sounding less than convinced about his chances.

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  18. Photos: Jorge Linares Drops, Beats a Very Game Luke CampbellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Boxing Scene

    Jorge "El Nio de Oro" Linares successfully defended his WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine Lightweight Titles with a split decision victory against the English southpaw "Cool Hand" Luke Campbell at Los Angeles' "Fabulous" Forum. Linares dropped Campbell in the second round with a hard right hand and engaged in explosive exchanges in each round to win with scores of 115-112 and 114-113, while one judge scored the fight 115-113 for Campbell.

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  19. Hearn Reveals Big Plans For U.S. Market, Being a Force on HBORead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Boxing Scene

    Back in the UK, Hearn promotes numerous top fighters, current world champions and signed the majority of the top UK Olympians from the 2012 and 2016 classes. BoxingScene.com first reported on Saturday night, that Hearn made his first major signing - former WBA "regular" champion Daniel Jacobs , who is coming off a very impressive performance against middleweight king Gennady Golovkin in March.

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  20. Jorge Linares: I Would Like To Fight Mikey Garcia NextRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Boxing Scene

    Linares was able to win the last two rounds to defeat Campbell by split decision over 12 rounds before an announced, but boisterous crowd of 4,125 at The Forum. Remember? The back-to-back knockout losses to Antonio DeMarco, just up the 110 Freeway at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, and five months later to Sergio Thompson in Cancun, Mexico.

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