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1 hr ago | Examiner.com

Amir Khan, Manny Pacquiao, Kell Brook want a mega fight against Floyd Mayweather

Manny Pacquiao is still hoping to make a mega fight against the unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. who had excellently dismissed Marcos Maidana to retain his WBC and WBA welterweight belts last Saturday. But despite his solid performance in the ring, Manny insisted that it was not a good fight because of Floyd Mayweather's style.

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5 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

Boxing novice Snedden in Parker's corner

Martin Snedden admits he doesn't know much about boxing but he likes what he sees in Joseph Parker and is looking forward to helping guide the Kiwi heavyweight's promising career. Snedden, the former New Zealand cricket boss and man who was central to New Zealand's successful hosting of the 2011 Rugby World Cup, has just made the intriguing move to join the ranks of top Kiwi sports promotions company Duco Events.

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Related Topix: Sports, Heavyweight Boxing, More Sports, Cricket, New Zealand

10 hrs ago | The Sweet Science

Star of David promotions to showcase Pro Boxing on MSG

Brooklyn, NY Star of David Promotions is exceedingly pleased and excited to announce that Mid-Atlantic area fight fans will now be able to check out one of the contenders for 2014 Fight of the Year, the cruiserweight tussle between Junior Wright and Steve Bujaj. This bout thrilled boxing fanatics who saw the two men engage in the heated scrap in Brooklyn.

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14 hrs ago | The Sweet Science

Fight Network Launches On Roku

Anthem Media Group Inc. announced today that the world's premier combat sports television channel Fight Network and the first-ever channel dedicated to fantasy sports FNTSY Sports Network are now available in the Roku Channel Store. Fight Network is available to Roku users in North America, while FNTSY Sports Network can be purchased by Roku users in North America, the U.K. and Republic of Ireland.

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18 hrs ago | News Shopper

Skeete feeling confident ahead of Pinto clash

Penge boxer Bradley Skeete is aiming to make it a hat-trick of knockout wins when he faces Brazilian Leandro Mendes Pinto on Saturday at the York Hall. The undefeated welterweight, who trains at Ibox gym in Bromley, defends his WBA intercontinental title for the second time against Pinto, and is riding on two back-to-back stoppages.

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22 hrs ago | International Business Times

Boxing News 2014: Showtime VP Favours Pacquiao As Mayweather's Next ...

Statements from the camp of unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather indicated that the dream match has big chances of happening in 2015. WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. of the U.S. punches at Marcos Maidana of Argentina during their title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada September 13, 2014.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Scotsman.com

Boxing: Saunders and Eubank set for showdown

Unbeaten British pair Billy Joe Saunders and Chris Eubank Jr will fight on the undercard of Tyson Fury's re-arranged rematch with Dereck Chisora at the ExCeL London on 29 November. Saunders will put his European middleweight title on the line for the first time, having beaten Emanuele Blandamura last time out at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Billy Joe Saunders, Sports, Olympics, More Sports, Floyd Mayweather Jr

New York Daily News

Guest at boxing match viewing party in Bronx knifes 4: cops

Maria Palma, 64, daughter Ana Palma, 49, Rosvy Suriel, 19, and Carlos Rios, 19, were attacked in a University Heights apartment after the Floyd Mayweather-Marcos Maidana bout on Sunday morning, according to police. A boxing match viewing party in the Bronx turned gruesome when a man who wore out his welcome knifed four people after the Floyd Mayweather-Marcos Maidana bout early Sunday, police said.

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HipHopDx

[News] 50 Cent Mocks Floyd Mayweather, Alleged Biting Incident In Marcos Maidana Fight

Floyd Mayweather won his latest boxing match with a unanimous decision against Marcos Maidana Saturday , a win that allows the boxer to keep his welterweight and junior middle weight titles. "I didn't know what it was," Mayweather said after the fight, according to ESPN .

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BloodyElbow

Knuckle Up #400: Mike Tyson, UFC Fight Night, Bellator + Asses vs. Holes in the Ground

Bloody Elbow's literary gunslinger Eugene S. Robinson lends his one-of-a-kind perspective on Friend of Knuckle Up [FOK-U] EMANUEL NEWTON's win last Friday, UFC Fight Night: BIGFOOT v. ARLOVSKI and an in-depth discussion of MIKE TYSON'S rules of order in the latest edition of Knuckle Up.

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ETonline

Selena Gomez Is Bringing Back Bangs

The duo was spotted this weekend at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino for Fight Weekend in Las Vegas. A friend of boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., Bieber was there to support his fight against Marcos Maidana.

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BleacherReport

Floyd Mayweather Next Fight: Amir Khan and Possible Opponents After Rematch Win

Even before the rematch with the powerful Argentine, the current pound-for-pound king was dropping hints about his next fight. Martin Now it's only a matter of time before boxing fans find out what the surprise is.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

The Age

Mayweather says he isn't evading Pacquiao

Boxer Floyd Mayweather, fresh off his lopsided victory over Marcos Maidana, has denied he is trying to safeguard his undefeated record by avoiding Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao. Mayweather has admitted he handpicked opponents in the past but says there is nothing unscrupulous about not fighting Pacquiao, one of the few fighters who can match the American's hand speed.

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The New Zealand Herald

Boxing: Fighting back from defeat

Alexis Pritchard decided she didn't want to end her boxing career with a first-round defeat at the Commonwealth Games. Photo / Michael Craig As Alexis Pritchard wandered back to the dressing room, disappointment swelling in her mind like a fresh bruise, two words kept pounding in her mind: "I'm done."

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KVBC-TV Las Vegas

A few injured in fight outside MGM Grand Garden after Mayweather bout

Unlike six months ago when several dozen people were injured in a stampede after a fight at MGM's Grand Garden Arena, a small fight broke out outside the venue late Saturday, causing confusion as patrons left the boxing match where Floyd Mayweather Jr. won a unanimous decision over Marcos Maidana. The fight occurred near Blizz, a frozen yogurt shop, an MGM spokesman said.

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MLive.com

World champion Anthony Dirrell puzzled by low-key Flint reception after he won boxing title

Flint native Anthony "The Dog" Dirrell, the new super middleweight champion of the world, receives his world championship belt at his home on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014 in Grand Blanc.

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RTE.ie

Quigg wants Frampton fight after Jamoye victory

Scott Quigg stayed true to his word as he defended his WBA super-bantamweight title against Stephane Jamoye in Manchester. The Bury man said he would floor the Belgian with a body shot and in the third round he put him down with that very weapon.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

LA Daily News

Boxing notes: West Covinaa s Molina Jr. gets painful lesson in loss

If you're West Covina lightweight John Molina Jr., that would be quite a bit against former champion Humberto Soto in an undercard bout on the Floyd Mayweather-Marcos Maidana card Saturday at the MGM Grand. And a painful lesson it was, as Soto, who absorbed three low blows - which cost Molina Hr.

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The New Zealand Herald

Quigg retains WBA super bantamweight title

British fighter Scott Quigg retained his WBA super bantamweight title when he stopped Stephane Jamoye of Belgium in the third round on Saturday. Quigg's successful fourth defense of the title he won in 2012 improved his record to 29-0 with 22 KOs.

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Breitbart.com

Floyd Mayweather's Guaranteed Purse in $1 Bills for Tonight's Fight...

Ray Rice lost at least $10 million for punching a woman in Atlantic City in February. Floyd Mayweather will earn at least $32 million for punching a man in Las Vegas tonight.

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