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1 hr ago | 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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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Manny Pacquiao, Summer Olympic, Metta World Peace, NBA Players

Thu Aug 28, 2014

BleacherReport

Buying or Selling Boxing's Top Young Talents as Future Pay-Per-View Stars

Every boxer strives to reach the pay-per-view level, but very few are able to reach the top, much less sustain that elite status.

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

Southland Times

Boxer aiming for title fight

Cairo George is plotting a move that would have him catapulted into the top 15 of the WBO welterweight world rankings next year.

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Examiner.com

Donaire taking on flashy, unbeaten Walters on Oct. 18

Nonito Donaire might be the underdog Oct. 18 when he takes on unbeaten Jamaican Nicholas Walters in Carson, Calif.

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Lamar Daily News

Airwaves: Our nation's embarrassment, not Mayweather's

The beef between Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and 50 Cent has been well-documented, every dig and diss occurring under a spotlight on a very public stage.

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ABS-CBN News

Roach says he underestimated Algieri in Ruslan fight

MANILA Hall-of-Fame boxing trainer Freddie Roach has admitted to underestimating American boxer Chris Algieri when he fought Russia's Ruslan Provodnikov, but vowed not to do so again.

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The Honolulu Advertiser

Pacquiao to help set up boxing academy in China

WBO Welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao, left, and WBO junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri of United States, right, posed during a news conference in Macau on Aug. 25. MANILA>> Manny Pacquiao is setting up a boxing institute in China and believes the country of 1.4 billion people can produce professional world champions.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

NewsOne

Re: Marc Lamont Hill Defends Floyd Mayeather's Reading Skills | News One

Renowned scholar Marc Lamont Hill is defending Floyd Mayweather , after rapper and former friend 50 Cent issued a reading challenge to the boxer.

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KCTV5

Former boxing champion Taylor accused of shooting cousin; pleads not guilty

Chicago's beloved Little League champions are getting their own parade, from their ballpark on the city's South Side to Millennium Park downtown.

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By now, mostly everyone has either dumped a bucket of ice water over their head or donated money in support of ALS.

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Suria

Klitschko set for November heavyweight...

Undisputed heavyweight world champion Wladimir Klitschko will defend his IBF, WBA and WBO belts against Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev on November 15, the Ukrainian said Wednesday.

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KAUZ

Boxer Jermain Taylor accused of shooting cousin

A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said Tuesday.

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Examiner.com

Boxing champion Jermaine Taylor arrested after allegedly shooting family member

Professional middleweight boxer, Jermaine Taylor, was arrested at his Maumelle, Arkansas home on Tuesday evening after allegedly shooting a family member at the residence.

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