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  1. 'Boxing from birth': The new Tszyu wrecking machineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | The Mercury

    The 22-year-old from Sydney may bear one of boxing's most famous last names but he's hellbent on his first name becoming just as memorable. It was December last year when Tim made headlines by deciding to follow in his famous father's footsteps by becoming a professional boxer.

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  2. David Haye: If I Beat Bellew, But Scrape Through - I May RetireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | Boxing Scene

    Winning is not enough for David Haye , for his upcoming fight at the end of the year. Haye will face his domestic rival Tony Bellew in their anticipated rematch on December 17 at The O2 in London, live on Sky Sports Box Office.

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  3. Top Rank on ESPN - Television Ratings, Numbers, StatisticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | Boxing Scene

    Top Rank on ESPN debuted July 1 when Manny Pacquiao met Jeff Horn down under in Brisbane, Australia, resulting in the most-watched boxing telecast on cable television since 2006. Each of the four Top Rank on ESPN telecasts have been world championship fights, and they have delivered top tier ratings, scored big with Hispanic fans and led to significant Out-of-Home viewing.

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  4. Katie Taylor Won't Let Title Opportunity Slip, Hungry To Win BeltRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | Boxing Scene

    Katie Taylor says she's prepared to seize her biggest moment in boxing when she challenges WBA Lightweight champion Anahi Esther Sanchez at Principality Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday October 28, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Taylor has raced to her first World title shot in the paid ranks after six fights, with her final eliminator win to land the shot coming at Wembley Stadium against Nina Meinke on the undercard of Anthony Joshua's epic clash with Wladimir Klitschko in April.

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  5. Daigo Higa, Kenshiro Terachi seek to impress in first title defensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | The Japan Times

    Speaking at signing ceremonies and a news conference for their upcoming bouts at a Tokyo hotel on Thursday, both champions expressed confidence that they would earn victories in their Sunday fights at Ryogoku Kokugikan. The two bouts are on undercard of the WBA middleweight title rematch between champion Hassan N'Dame and Ryota Murata.

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  6. Joshua Expects Late KO: Takam's Head is a Block of CementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | Boxing Scene

    ANTHONY JOSHUA expects another battle in his world title defence against Carlos Takam as the Cameroonian's 'head is a block of cement'. Joshua will put his IBO, WBA 'super' and IBF heavyweight titles on the line against Takam in Cardiff on October 28. Takam has been drafted in to replace the injured Kubrat Pulev but will likely prove to be an equally tough test for Joshua.

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  7. In My Corner: Horn contenders slug it outRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | The Mercury

    COMMONWEALTH welterweight champion Kris George defends his title against 'Gelignite' Jack Brubaker will bang it out for a potential shot at Jeff Horn. Boxing: Tim Tszyu, son of Australian-Russian legend Kostya, is in the midst of preparation ahead of his first official title fight.

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  8. Evander Holyfield looks to be Real Deal as promoterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Press-Telegram

    Evander Holyfield, boxing's only four-time heavyweight world champion, launches the third card under his Real Deal Sports & Entertainment on Thursday in his hometown of Atlanta. Evander Holyfield was once asked by a reporter if he planned on breaking Muhammad Ali's record of being a three-time heavyweight champion.

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  9. Joshua worried about losing matchRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Fiji Times

    Anthony Joshua is very concerned about getting beaten by replacement opponent Carlos Takam in their fight in less than 2 weeks from now on October 28 at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. Joshua likes having a perfect 19-0 record, and he feels that a defeat will tarnish his record and hurt his legacy.

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  10. Anthony Joshua claims Carlos Takam tougher than PulevRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Daily Mail

    LIVE: Benfica v Manchester United... Mourinho returns to first club he managed as he bids to keep up 100% Champions League start LIVE: Champions League... Chelsea v Roma plus action from Bayern v Celtic and Barcelona vs Olympiacos on night of European drama Ronaldo tops Forbes' Rich List of sport stars after pocketing 70MILLION in one Amanda Staveley - the British financier in charge of billions - IS interested in buying Newcastle from Ashley and values the club at around 300m FA plunged into blackmail scandal: Aluko accuses chief of asking her to sign statement saying they are NOT racist in return for pay-out... moments after they admitted Sampson jokes WERE racist Is this TV's best-kept secret? BT Sport's Goals Show is where you can watch all eight Champions League games Why did Sanchez and Wenger not shake hands? Arsenal pair have awkward moment at training as fears grow over star's ... (more)

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  11. Joshua: There are Still People Who Doubt, Want Me To LoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Boxing Scene

    Unified Heavyweight World Champion Anthony Joshua worked out for the media on Tuesday in Sheffield, England, as the undefeated British sensation continues preparation for his showdown against IBF mandatory challenger Carlos Takam on Saturday, Oct. 28 at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT live on SHOWTIME from Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. "This is a must-win for myself and for Carlos Takam," Joshua told Sky Sports, which will present the fight in the United Kingdom on Sky Sports Box Office.

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  12. Anthony Joshua's mum reveals why she NEVER watches his fightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Daily Star

    Yeta Odusanya, 51, has recalled her astonishment when one of her son's early coaches told her he would one day be champion. Beaming with pride, she adds how much the 28-year-old "inspires" everyone in her family after his incredible success.

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  13. Crolla Responds To Flanagan: Talks Burns Fight, Ritson, FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Boxing Scene

    Last week WBO Lightweight champion told Boxing Scene that he didn't give a f*** about Anthony Crolla and a fight against his Mancunian rival. Text messages and even a comment from his father, who sometimes delivers Terry's post, meant that at some point a response wouldn't be far from Crolla's mind.

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  14. Haye gives his verdict for Anthony Joshua vs Takam fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Daily Mail

    The Frenchman became a short-notice replacement for Joshua's previous contender Kubrat Pulev after withdrawing with a shoulder injury and will challenge AJ's 'super' WBA and IBF world heavyweight titles in Cardiff on October 28. , Haye, who has sparred with Takam ahead of his victory over Dereck Chisora in 2012, believes the 36-year-old has too much knock-out history to effect the 28-year-old British boxer. 'I sparred with Carlos Takam in preparation for my fight with Dereck Chisora,' said Haye.

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  15. Kubrat Pulev says he could have upset Anthony JoshuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Daily Mail

    Mourinho's mad three months at Benfica: 17 years on from his first stab at management , he returns in the Champions League with United Is this the best-kept secret on TV? BT Sport's Goals Show proves there is no better way to watch ALL the Champions League action as it happens Sampson's relationship with player was factor in his sacking as England boss... but how prevalent are relationships in the game and how are they viewed? Harry Kane team? Lloris proves Tottenham shine brighter than one star as goalkeeper denies Real Madrid to clinch huge draw 'Pay the man the money... you've got a superstar in your team': Rio says Spurs must hike Kane's wages to keep him Ronaldo sings the Champions League anthem, Davies as No 9 and De Bruyne loses his cool: SIX THINGS YOU MISSED Sterling scores again and Ederson saves spot-kick as Manchester City maintain perfect start with narrow win over in-form ... (more)

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  16. IBF Confirmed: Pulev Remains an Official Contender for the World TitlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Sofia News Agency

    The injury of Kubrat Pulev has taken away his chance to face Anthony Joshua in Cardiff on October 28 for the International Boxing Federation world championships and World Boxing Association . This gave rise to a number of questions about the future of Cobra and his status as an official contender as the current match for the title was dropped and Joshua got assigned a new opponent - Carlos Takam, who is next to the IBF rankings.

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  17. Anthony Joshua doesn't disappoint in 'Fight Of My Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Daily Mail

    Harry Kane team? Lloris proves Tottenham shine brighter than one star as goalkeeper denies Real Madrid to clinch huge draw 'It's nice to write our own piece of history': Klopp praises his record-breaking Liverpool side as they register Reds' biggest ever European away win Is this the best-kept secret on TV? BT Sport's Goals Show proves there is no better way to watch ALL the Champions League action as it happens 'Pay the man the money... you've got a superstar in your team': Rio says Spurs must hike Kane's wages to keep him Ronaldo sings the Champions League anthem, Davies as No 9 and De Bruyne loses his cool: SIX THINGS YOU MISSED Sterling scores again and Ederson saves spot-kick as Manchester City maintain perfect start with narrow win over in-form Napoli Ederson the hero of City's win over Napoli as Walker reveals they thanked him in changing room for penalty save Liverpool's ... (more)

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  18. For Joshua, the show must go onRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Sky Sports

    The faces change but the target remains the same. Anthony Joshua, less than 24 hours after learning of his change of opponent, remains tunnel-visioned in his pursuit of a "legacy" that extends far beyond his well-earned reputation as a knockout artist.

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  19. Murata: N'dam First, Ultimately Shooting for GGG-Canelo WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | Boxing Scene

    A few days remain before his rematch against Hassan N'Dam, and Ryota Murata said that the biggest difference for him going into his second fight against the Cameroonian-French is his mentality. "It's completely different," Murata said of his mindset, comparing what it was before his first N'Dam bout.

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  20. An Unexpected Development Has Rob Brant Poised to Become a Force at 168Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | The Sweet Science

    Looking at the "opening day" rosters for the double-barreled World Boxing Super Series, a 16-man lineup, it appears that Rob Brant was an after-thought. As the fields were being finalized, it dawned on the selection committee that there wasn't a single fighter in either bracket who was actually born and bred in the United States.

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