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1 hr ago | International Business Times

Boxing News 2014: Is Justin Bieber a Secret Fan of Manny Pacquiao?

Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines celebrates his unanimous decision over WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley of the U.S. after their title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada April 12, 2014.

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5 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

Photos: Guillermo Jones, Don King Arrive in Russia

Guillermo Jones and his promoter Don King arrive in Russia for a scheduled rematch with WBA cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev, on April 25th at the Dynamo Palace of Sports in Krylatskoye, Moscow.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

O-R Online

Washingtona s Bergman is boxinga s best-kept secret

North American Boxing Association's USA Heavyweight Champion Jason Bergman of South Strabane Township with his championship belt Jim McNutt / Observer-Reporter Jason Bergman sits at the table with Jack Conway in the crowded restaurant discussing what's in his future as he picks at a quesadilla.

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The State

Quick hits - college softball, rowing and more

At Washington, already the oldest boxer in history to win a world championship, Bernard Hopkins , 49, became the oldest to win a unification bout Saturday night as he captured a split 12-round light heavyweight decision over Beibut Shumenov of Kazakhstan.

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Suria

Champion Klitschko eyes Joe Louis...

Wladimir Klitschko says he plans to box on for another decade in his bid to break Joe Louis's record as the longest reigning world heavyweight champion.

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BleacherReport

Bernard Hopkins Calls out Adonis Stevenson for Title Unification Fight

While the feat would be impressive enough on its own, the fact that he will be approaching 50 years old when the fight would likely happen makes it all the more impressive.

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USA Today

Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, has died at 76. Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY.

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Boxing Scene

Photos: Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield Hit Tribeca Festival

The Co-Founder of Tribeca Film Festival, Jane Rosenthal, poses with former heavyweight champions Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson at Tribeca Talks: After the Movie: 'Champs' during the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival at SVA Theater in New York City.

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Examiner.com

Fans 'will be treated to' watching Gennady Golovkin knockout Chavez Jr.

On Boxing Now, Chris Mannix sits down with promoter Lou DiBella and Ring Magazine columnist Tim Smith to talk about Curtis Stevens' next fight against middleweight titleist Gennady Golovkin set for November 2nd.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

USA Today

Bernard Hopkins wins split decision, unifies titles

Ageless Bernard Hopkins Hopkins was coming off a title fight victory against Karo Murat.

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ABC News

Quigg Stops Munyai to Keep WBA Super-Bantam Title

Scott Quigg of Britain retained his WBA super-bantamweight title by stopping substitute Tshifhiwa Munyai of South Africa in the second round on Saturday.

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Sky Sports

Munroe quits after defeat

Josh Warrington defended his Commonwealth featherweight title by forcing veteran Rendall Munroe to retire on his stool after seven rounds.

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Sky Sports

Another KO win for Smith

Callum Smith retained his WBC International super-middleweight title and 10-fight unbeaten record with a third round victory over Francois Bastient.

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The New Zealand Herald

Boxing: Williams talks up his chances against Parker

The brawler from the Bahamas is a veteran of the heavyweight boxing scene with a 36-13-2 record but the 41-year-old feels the politics of the sport have held him back.

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BleacherReport

Manny Pacquiao's Biggest Potential Challengers After Victory vs. Timothy Bradley

Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquiao answered plenty of questions with his recent decisive victory over Timothy Bradley.

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Mirror.co.uk

11 things you need to know about super-bantamweight Scott Quigg ahead of his WBA title defence

Super-bantamweight ace Scott Quigg will aim to defend his "regular" WBA title on Saturday when he battles Tshifhiwa Munyai in Manchester Quigg was born on October 9 1988 in Bury to mother Lindsay and father Kenny.

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Boxing Scene

Upset Alert: Rod Salka Shocks Alexei Collado

The last time "Lightning" Rod Salka appeared in a fight in front of the Showtime brass, he delivered a winning performance only to be denied by the judges.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Sky Sports

McDonnell to fight for title

Jamie McDonnell will fight Tabtimdaeng Na Rachawat for the vacant WBA bantamweight title on the Carl Froch against George Groves undercard, live on Sky Sports Box Office on May 31. The 28-year-old from Doncaster has recorded a pair of victories since being stripped of his IBF world title following a contractual breach.

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The Sweet Science

Mauricio Herrera To Fight on Canelo Undercard July 12

Mauricio Herrera proved to the world that his ring skills are immense, and even though champion Danny Garcia retained his 140 pound straps in Puerto Rico last month, Herrera, the Cali based boxer, didn't see his standing in the sport drop.

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Sporting News

Boxing: Heavyweight champ Klitschko expects battle with Leapai

Ukraine's Wladimir Klitschko is confident of an exciting fight when he puts his world heavyweight title on the line against Alex Leapai.

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