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1 hr ago | 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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Related Topix: Sport Movies, The Hurricane, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Bob Dylan, Pop/Rock, Paterson, NJ, Sports, More Sports

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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The Sweet Science

'Hurricane' Carter's Death Still Brings No ClosureRead More

Hollywood packages many of its biographical movies in such a manner, but my experiences in covering the controversial aftermath of a 1999 flick, The Hurricane, about the life and times of incarcerated former middleweight contender Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, taught me that separating truth from fiction is frequently a matter of individual perception.

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BleacherReport

Is Rising Star Shawn Porter the Future of the Welterweight Division?

It's probably the best weight division in boxing. Notable welterweights include the sport's biggest stars, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, as well as a slew of top-level talent.

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The Sweet Science

Like Mike? Is Floyd Mayweather the Michael Jordan of Boxing?

"I think we're going to appreciate Floyd more several years after he retires than maybe we do now," Espinoza told The Sweet Science.

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BleacherReport

Mayweather vs. Maidana: Predictions for Championship Unification Fight

Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana will square off at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on 3 May 2014.

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Wiltshire Times

Appearance of former world heavyweight boxing champ at Warminster sports bar scrapped

A lack of ticket sales meant the appearance of former world heavyweight boxing champion Tim Witherspoon at Prestbury Sports Bar in Warminster yesterday had to be cancelled.

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International Business Times

Boxing News 2014: Is Justin Bieber a Secret Fan of Manny Pacquiao?

Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines celebrates his unanimous decision over WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley of the U.S. after their title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada April 12, 2014.

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Boxing Scene

Photos: Guillermo Jones, Don King Arrive in Russia

Guillermo Jones and his promoter Don King arrive in Russia for a scheduled rematch with WBA cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev, on April 25th at the Dynamo Palace of Sports in Krylatskoye, Moscow.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

O-R Online

Washingtona s Bergman is boxinga s best-kept secret

North American Boxing Association's USA Heavyweight Champion Jason Bergman of South Strabane Township with his championship belt Jim McNutt / Observer-Reporter Jason Bergman sits at the table with Jack Conway in the crowded restaurant discussing what's in his future as he picks at a quesadilla.

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The State

Quick hits - college softball, rowing and more

At Washington, already the oldest boxer in history to win a world championship, Bernard Hopkins , 49, became the oldest to win a unification bout Saturday night as he captured a split 12-round light heavyweight decision over Beibut Shumenov of Kazakhstan.

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Suria

Champion Klitschko eyes Joe Louis...

Wladimir Klitschko says he plans to box on for another decade in his bid to break Joe Louis's record as the longest reigning world heavyweight champion.

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