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58 min ago | ABS-CBN News

Pacquiao admits surrendering a fight once

MANILA, Philippines Boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao admitted that he once allowed himself to lose a bout when he was just starting out as a fighter.

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5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Browne looks to follow Hooper master class

English boxing great Ricky Hatton will be hoping for a second win in three days from his Aussie fighters on Saturday morning .

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Examiner.com

Carl Froch and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. are destined to fight

Top Rank CEO Bob Arum told RingTV.com that Carl Froch and former WBC middleweight titlist Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. may clash on January 24 at the MGM in Las Vegas.

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ComingSoon.net

Jamie Foxx to Take on Mike Tyson in Upcoming Biopic

Jamie Foxx won an Oscar in 2005 for portraying singer/songwriter Ray Charles in the Taylor Hackford-directed Ray and now he's looking to take on another well-known personality as he enters the boxing ring to portray "Iron" Mike Tyson.

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The Sweet Science

WBC Prez Sulaiman Attends Association of Boxing Commissions Gathering

Mauricio Sulaiman, President of the WBC, spent two days in Clearwater, Florida, meeting with the Association of Boxing Commissions and is extremely happy with the results of this trip.

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South Wales Argus

Victory for Welsh boxing history-maker

CHARLENE Jones made history in Glasgow as the first woman to represent Team Wales in the boxing ring at a Commonwealth Games, writes Andrew Penman.

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The Daily Beast

Mike Tyson, Cartoon DetectiveBy Annaliza Savage

The Daily Beast sat down with Tyson, Jim Rash, and writer-executive producer Hugh Davidson to discuss the Scooby Doo -like show, airing this fall on Adult Swim.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Trinadad Express

Michael Alexander secures boxing medal

Trinidad and Tobago boxer Michael Alexander is guaranteed at least a bronze medal in the Commonwealth Games men's lightweight division.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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