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2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Deaths of Arguello, Gatti and Forrest five years ago still stand out

Five years ago at this time, the boxing world was mourning the sudden and violent deaths of Alexis Arguello, Arturo Gatti and Vernon Forrest.

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4 hrs ago | International Business Times

Boxing News 2014: Expert Foresees Pacquiao Win Over Algieri on Nov 22, Possibly by Knock Down

The Nov 22 bout between Filipino champion Manny Pacquiao and new WBO junior lightweight title holder Chris Algieri would be radically different from Pacman's previous fights, said boxing writer Wilmer Patino of BoxingNews24.

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8 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

Jamie Foxx To Portray Mike Tyson In Biopic After Five-year Wait

Actor Jamie Foxx is set to portray boxing legend Mike Tyson in a movie biopic after five years of preparation for the role.The Django Unchained star spoke of his desire to step into the ring as the former world heavyweight champ as far back as 2009, and now Tyson has revealed the project is up and running and he hopes cameras will begin rolling by ... (more)

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11 hrs ago | Croydon Guardian

Commonwealth Games star Joyce is no "dumpling"

Putney boxer Joe Joyce has played down his professional demolition of Scotland's Ross Henderson in the last 16 of the Commonwealth Games super heavyweight division.

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12 hrs ago | BBC News

Chemical incident closes off street

Emergency services were called after a jar thought to contain potassium cyanide was found at a house in Palmerston Place just before noon.

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16 hrs ago | The Sweet Science

Fight Network Throws US Launch Party in NY

Undefeated WBO middleweight champion Peter "Kid Chocolate" Qulllin, unbeaten world heavyweight contender Charles Murray, UFC star Frankie Edgar, boxing great Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini and Fight Network CEO Len Asper all pictures by Emily Harney) NEW YORK Last Saturday afternoon in Manhattan, Fight Network hosted a private party at The Ainsworth for ... (more)

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20 hrs ago | BBC News

William and Kate seen at Games

The trio took their seats just before 15:00 in the family section of the Hydro arena to watch the gymnastics.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

One of Uk's fattest children loses Seven Stone and aims for Olympic boxing gold

Courtney Clarke a super-slimming teenage girl who weighed more than Mike Tyson lost a whopping six stone after taking up boxing One of the UK's fattest-ever children has shed the pounds by taking up boxing - and is now aiming to fight for Olympic gold.

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India.com

Commonwealth Games 2014: Shooters bring two more medals, lifter Punam Yadav wins bronze

Glasgow, Jul 28: Shooters continued to lead India's medal charge with Shreyasi Singh and Mohammed Asab clinching the double trap silver and the bronze while woman lifter Punam Yadav picked up a bronze on a modest day four of competition for the nation at the 2014 Commonwealth Games .

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WGMZ-FM Gadsden

Mike Tyson Chooses Jamie Foxx To Portray Him In Biopic

Black icons memorialized in biopic films are the hottest thing of this generation, and now one new biopic may be coming to a big screen near you sooner than you think.

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The Sweet Science

Douglas and Soro Fight To Draw on 200th ShoBox

Antoine Douglas and Michel Soro fought to a majority draw in a bout that was a tale of two halves in the main event of Friday's ShoBox: The New Generation , live on SHOWTIMEA from Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, Calif.

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BBC News

Fire service faces trial over death

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service faces a trial, accused of health and safety breaches following the death of an Edinburgh firefighter.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Journey from basketball court to ring has Jennings on doorstep of title fight

"It's been one hell of a ride," he said. "Five years , January 2009, I walked into the boxing gym.

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The Washington Post

Mike Tysona s animated show looks about as nutty as youa d want it to be

Mike Tyson attends the "Mike Tyson Mysteries" panel on Day 2 of Comic-Con International.

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BBC News

Man charged over attack on pensioner

A 23-year old man has been charged with the attempted murder and sexual assault of an 85 year-old-woman in Edinburgh.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Eastern Daily Press

Wonderful Liam Walsh has mark of Ricky 'The Hitman' Hatton in Manchester

It was fitting for Liam Walsh that he should use the power of his body punch in Ricky Hatton's back yard to bring an end to his 10-month absence from the ring in such devastating fashion.

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International Business Times

Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr: 5 Essential Stats You Should Know

Millions of boxing fans and even celebrities around the world are longing for a super fight between two of the most popular boxers in their generation - Filipino Manny Pacquiao and American Floyd Mayweather Jr. Boxer Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines smiles during a news conference in New York August 6, 2013.

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Ghanamma.com

50 Cent Disses Floyd Mayweather On Instagram

Floyd Mayweather has had his share of beefs with hip-hop artists over the past few years , but perhaps no battle has lasted as long as that between him and G-Unit head honcho 50 Cent.

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MMA Mania

Golovkin vs Geale video: Watch Gennady Golovkin knockout Daniel Geale in three

Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniele Geale went down last Saturday night on HBO from inside Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York, and Golovkin successfully defended his WBA and IBO middleweight titles with a three-round shellacking of Gealae.

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International Business Times

Boxing News 2014: Sports Icons Ronaldo Cristiano & Floyd Mayweather Together in Instagram Pix

Two superstars from different sports had a photo together when they met on Saturday.

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