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3 hrs ago | 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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7 hrs ago | 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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11 hrs ago | 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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15 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Super Bantamweight Boxing, Bantamweight Boxing

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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BleacherReport

Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 Fight: Money Lines and Odds for Undercard and Rematch

Boxing fans are in for a show with a long night of competitive matches leading up to the main event between Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Rene Maidana. Maidana turned heads in his first matchup against Mayweather in May, going after the champion with some aggressive boxing.

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Yahoo!

Boxing - Brook's machete attack: 'So much blood spurting. I could see death'

British boxing world champion Kell Brook has spoken in detail about the horrific attack in which he was stabbed in the leg. Brook's life was saved by an operation following the brutal attack in Tenerife, which put him in hospital and left his career hanging in the balance.

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Related Topix: Manny Pacquiao, Summer Olympic, Sports, More Sports, Floyd Mayweather Jr

The Sweet Science

Standing Room Tix Added For Oct. 18 Golovkin Fight

Los Angeles, CA Due to an overwhelming demand for tickets to "Mexican Style" on Saturday, October 18th at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, K2 Promotions announced plans today to add Standing Room Only tickets priced at $27. "Mexican Style" is headlined by the highly anticipated 12-round world middleweight title fight between Boxing's fastest rising star , WBA/IBO Middleweight Champion, GENNADY "GGG" GOLOVKIN and WBC Interim Middleweight Champion MARCO ANTONIO "El Veneno" RUBIO.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Oscar De La Hoya meets again with Bob Arum, 'Canelo'-Cotto on table

Oscar De La Hoya, shown, met fellow promoter Bob Arum earlier this week to discuss a possible fight between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Miguel Cotto on Cinco de Mayo in 2015. Oscar De La Hoya, shown, met fellow promoter Bob Arum earlier this week to discuss a possible fight between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Miguel Cotto on Cinco de Mayo in 2015.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Jr

NewsOK.com

Airport mariachi greets guests for Mexican holiday

A live mariachi is scheduled to welcome some of the nearly 6,000 visitors expected to fly from Mexico to Las Vegas for Mexican Independence Day weekend. McCarran International Airport says 42 commercial flights are coming direct from Mexico on Friday and Saturday.

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The Campbell Reporter

The Wire: Rob Ford quits race; Pistorius guilty; dead babies in home; ...

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says hello to another flamboyant personality, former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson, recently at City Hall in Toronto. Late-night television's favorite politician, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, is dropping his bid for re-election for a reason that isn't funny -- a tumor in his abdomen.

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The Washington Post

Floyd Mayweather-Marcos Maidana ticket prices are down 4 percent compared with last fight in May

Excited for the Floyd Mayweather-Marcos Maidana fight on Saturday night? The secondary market isn't. In a surprise to many, ticket prices for Saturday's event have dipped 4 percent below what they were on the secondary market in May, when the two welterweights first fought.

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Globe and Mail

The medical process after a tumour diagnosis

Health Advisor is a regular column where contributors share their knowledge in fields ranging from fitness to psychology, pediatrics to aging. Follow us @Globe_Health.

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Swindon Advertiser

Amir Khan's visa application was declined

The 27-year-old was due to fly to Las Vegas to attend Floyd Mayweather's fight with Marcos Maidana on Saturday, and had used his Twitter account to advertise promotional duties he would be carrying out while there. Khan wrote on Twitter: "Visa to America was declined after I had it approved a week ago.

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NewsOne

Re: Mike Tyson Blasts Canadian TV Interviewer, Calls Him 'Piece Of Sh*t'

Former world heavyweight boxer Mike Tyson lost his cool and hurled quite a few expletives during a live televised broadcast, after a Toronto news anchor hit him with a loaded question regarding his past sexual assault conviction. The interview, which took place on Wednesday afternoon at the CP24 Toronto News station, was hosted by anchor Nathan Downer .

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Las Vegas Review Journal

Mickey Bey perseveres, to fight for IBF lightweight title

Trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr., left, and boxer Mickey Bey, train inside the ring during a media day at Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014.

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The Washington Post

Chuvalo says boxing lacks excitement of yesteryear

George Chuvalo fought the best boxers of his day. He looks around at today's heavyweights and forgive him if he's bored.

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WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Mike Tyson directs vulgarities at Canadian TV host

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