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2 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Sands China Plays Show Card, Macau Rivals Ready Own Stages

As editor at large for Inside Asian Gaming following nearly a decade as a special correspondent for Macau Business magazine, I cover the casino business in Macau and throughout Asia.

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5 hrs ago | Newsday

Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri world tour heading to New York

Boxers Manny Pacquiao, left, and Chris Algieri prepare to throw ceremonial first pitches before a game between the San Francisco Giants and the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in San Francisco.

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9 hrs ago | The Sweet Science

Boxing Odds - " Martinez vs. Frampton for IBF Super Bantamweight Title September 6

Kiko Martinez is the reigning IBF super bantamweight champion and successfully defended his title in his last bout and yet will enter his second title defense matchup as an underdog to Carl Frampton, who is the current European super bantamweight and IBF Intercontinental super bantamweight champion.

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12 hrs ago | The Sweet Science

Boxing Odds - " Ortiz vs. Matthysse for WBC Silver Light Welterweight Title September 6

Lucas Matthysse will be looking for another title bout shot which means that upset losses are not an option in his quest for a belt.

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16 hrs ago | The Sweet Science

Boxing Odds - " Gonzalez vs. Yaegashi for WBC Flyweight Title September 5

Akira Yaegashi finds himself in the unusual position of having come off a total of four consecutive wins for the WBC flyweight title and yet will enter his fourth bout in defense of that title as an underdog.

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23 hrs ago | The Sweet Science

Get Ready For Busy Ending for Boxing Year 2014

Boxing actually slipped into a rapidly high gear last week with Austin Trout and company leading a massive 12-bout fight card at Pechanga Casino.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

BleacherReport

Mayweather vs. Maidana Showtime All Access: Biggest Lessons from Episode 1

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been a professional boxer for 18 years and a world champion in one form or another for all but a small sliver of that period.

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Seattle Times

Hate to burst his bubble, but Johnny was left out

Blue-chip running back Elijah Holyfield, the son of ex-boxer Evander Holyfield, was a tough guy to tackle Friday night, scoring seven touchdowns in Woodward Academy's 45-13 winover Decatur.

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Examiner.com

HBO's Tale: Gatti-Ward showcases one of boxing's best rivalries

For boxing fans, nothing beats the alluring drama of a great competitive rivalry.

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Fermanagh Today

Carl Frampton

Carl Frampton knows he is on the verge of making history when he takes to the ring in the Titanic Quarter on September 6. Frampton will challenge Kiko Martinez for the Spaniard's IBF Super-bantamweight title in front of thousands of passionate and vocal fans with the Harland & Wolff cranes looking on.

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Sun-Star

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PROMOTER Bob Arum is apparently now singing a different tune when it comes to a potentially lucrative Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao bout, claiming that it can happen next year.

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Detroit Free Press

Kronk product J'Leon Love could inch closer to title shot with win tonight in Las Vegas

He grew up as a skinny kid in the Kronk Gym on McGraw under the watchful eye of iconic trainer Emanuel Steward -- much like the legendary Tommy Hearns and other aspiring young inner-city boxers over the years.

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New York Post

Days after allegedly shooting cousin, boxer primes for fight

Jermain Taylor was expected to arrive in Miami late Friday to begin training for his Oct. 8 fight in Biloxi, Miss., against Sam Soliman of Australia for the IBF middleweight championship.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Video: Boxer Manny Pacquiao takes some swings at AT&T Park

The WBO welterweight champion was in San Francisco to help promote his Nov. 22 bout in China against Chris Algieri.

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NorthJersey.com

Keith Idec's boxing notes for Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

FEATURED FIGHT: Jason Escalera vs. Badou Jack. Union City's Escalera will attempt to record what would be his third noteworthy win in just six weeks when he faces Sweden's Jack on Saturday night in Las Vegas.

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WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

Donald Trump Completes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Add Donald Trump to the list of celebrities taking part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

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Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

John Molina Jr., impressive in defeat, gets Humberto Soto on Floyd...

Covina's John Molina Jr., right, twice knocked down former super lightweight champion Lucas Matthysse before getting knocked out in a tough defeat in April at StubHub Center in Carson.

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The Sweet Science

ESPN2 Showing Eliminator Fight Between Middleweight Contenders Hassan N'Dam & Curtis Stevens

ESPN2 will televise live the 12-round IBF eliminator fight between middleweight contenders Hassan N'Dam of France and Brooklyn, New York's Curtis Stevens as part of an ESPN Boxing Special on Wednesday, October 1, at 9 p.m. ET.

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International Business Times

Marcos Maidana Heavily Praised By Mexican Boxing Legends

Marcos Maidana has obviously made a good impression with his boxing skills because he was heavily praised by Mexican boxing legends.

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ESPN

PacMan eyeing Metta for Filipino pro team

Manny Pacquiao has expressed interest in recruiting former NBA All-Star Metta World Peace to the Filipino boxing champion's newest venture -- professional basketball.

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