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1 hr ago | BleacherReport

How Stephen Espinoza Made Showtime into a Boxing Powerhouse

Stephen Espinoza is one of boxing's elite powerbrokers. During his relatively short tenure so far as head of Showtime Sports, he has led one of boxing's premier cable network giants from clear second place to viable contender for HBO's throne of top boxing programmer in America.

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5 hrs ago | The Age

Leapai camp wants ref to stop wrestling

Wladimir Klitschko of Ukraine and Alex Leapai of Australia face off in Germany ahead of their heavyweight title fight.

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9 hrs ago | Bury Times

BLITZED Scott Quigg (left) took six minutes to defeat Tshifhiwa Munyai

BURY'S boxing world champion Scott Quigg promised he would put on a show at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Saturday night and he did just that - albeit for less than six minutes.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Sweet Science

Behind the Scenes at Pacquiao-Bradley 2: Part Two

Tim Bradley arrived in dressing room #1 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena at 6:00 pm on the night of Saturday, April 12. He was wearing a black Nike track suit with a white Team Bradley logo and black Nike shoes with white trim.

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CBS 3 Springfield

Boxer sentenced to prison on assault weapon charge

Williams, a nine-time amateur national champion, was arrested in January, two days before he was scheduled to fight as a super bantamweight in Madison Square Garden.

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International Business Times

Boxing News 2014: Expert Says Pacquiao Would Beat Mayweather If the...

In the eyes of boxing experts, eight-division title holder Manny Pacquiao was able to prove to the world that he is one of the best pugilists in the world after he took back on April12 the WBO welterweight belt from once-undefeated American boxer Timothy Bradley.

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GhanaWeb

Clottey, next contender to fight Mayweather

All things being equal, boxer Joshua Clottey is expected to fight American boxing legend, Floyd Mayweather Jr this year based on terms and conditions that defined his fight with Australian Anthony Mundine in Newcastle, Australia.

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Boxing Scene

Photos: Kiko Martinez Blasts Hasegawa, Yamanaka Wins

Challenger Hozumi Hasegawa missed out on becoming only the second Japanese boxer after Koki Kameda to win world titles in three different divisions on Wednesday, when he was beaten by IBF super bantamweight champion Kiko Martinez of Spain.

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Mirror.co.uk

When is the Amir Khan vs Luis Collazo fight? Plus other info ahead of ...

The Brit will make his welterweight debut against the American having missed out on a showpiece bout with Floyd Mayweather The 27-year-old was angered to miss out on a bout with pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather and subsequently turned his attention to Ricky Hatton victim Collazo.

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Boxing Scene

Photos: Mayweather Training in Beast Mode For Maidana

WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. was putting in some hard work at the Mayweather Boxing Club, as he prepares for his upcoming unification with WBA champion Marcos Maidana.

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The Northern Echo

Hall warns Butler to expect a "rude awakening" in their world-title showdown

STUART HALL has dismissed Paul Butler's unbeaten record and warned his world-title opponent that his previous victories have done nothing to prepare him for June's showdown at Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Klitschko promises exciting fight against Leapai

Ukrainian heavyweight boxing world champion Vladimir Klitschko faces Axel Leapai of Australia after a news conference in Duesseldorf April 22, 2014.

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The Sweet Science

The Hurricane Carter Case Stays Open In My MindRead More

His legend shall live on longer than that of fighters more skilled than he, if for no other reason than Bob Dylan wrote one of his more popular songs about him, and also for the fact that the Rubin "Hurricane" Carter case is boxings' JFK assassination, destined to be debated long after the principals involved exit their life stage on earth.

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International Business Times

Boxing News 2014: Floyd Mayweather Recommends Wearing Tight Undies...

Unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr has some advice for men, not on how to knockout their opponent in the ring but on how to prevent their testicles from hanging low.

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ABS-CBN News

Why Bradley abandoned game plan against Pacquiao

Timothy Bradley of the U.S. winds up to throw a right at Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines during their title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Boxing Socialist

Hbo Latino Boxing Doubleheader Announced for May 31 Fortuna v. Rodriguez, Rosa v. Del Valle

Tickets start at just $37 for the event, which will take place in the Tropicana Pavilion.

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ABS-CBN News

Broner willing to fight Pacquiao 'at any weight'

American boxer Adrien "The Problem" Broner has added his name to the list of potential opponents for Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao, saying he is ready and willing to fight the "Pacman" at any weight class.

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Cambridge Evening News

Campbell takes break from boxing

Olympic champion Luke Campbell has announced he is taking a break from boxing after his father was diagnosed with cancer.

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MLive.com

Bernard Hopkins floats '50-50' plan to face Floyd Mayweather: 'That would be huge'

Bernard Hopkins, fresh off a split-decision victory over Beibut Shumenov, repeated a past statement that he'd like a shot at Floyd Mayweather.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Press-Enterprise

FONTANA: Woman's fingertip bitten off during fight

The dispute was reported at 2:35 p.m. Sunday, April 20, at a house on the corner of Lace Bark Street and Scotch Pine Way, about two blocks northeast of Sierra and Jurupa avenues.

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