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4 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

126-Pound De Facto Tournament? Klimas Loves the Idea

Top Rank promotes three of the four titleholders at featherweight - Evgeny Gradovich , Nonito Donaire and Vasyl Lomachenko - as well as Nicholas Walters, who has the WBA's 'regular' belt at 126 pounds.

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14 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

Barthelemy-Saucedo Title Fight Agreement Reached

BoxingScene.com has been advised that a deal has been reached between Warriors Boxing and Sampson Lewkowicz, for IBF super featherweight champion Rances Barthelemy to defend his title against IBF #3 Fernando Saucedo of Argentina.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Wandsworth 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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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Boxing Scene

Francisco Vargas Eyes Takashi Miura Showdown

NABF super featherweight champion, Francisco Vargas , arrived at the World Boxing Council offices in Mexico, and expressed his desire to fight for the absolute WBC title, currently held by Japanese boxer Takashi Miura.

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Boxing Scene

Photos: Nonito Donaire Hits "Guardians of the Galaxy"

WBA featherweight champion Nonito Donaire hit the world premier of Marvel''s motion picture '"Guardians of the Galaxy."

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Sweet Science

Can Rigondeaux Improve on Lara's Performance?

Pro boxing equals entertainment. It should not be confused with amateur boxing and its hit and run methods of scoring.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Boxing Scene

Video: Diego Magdaleno, Joel Diaz on Bryan Vasquez Bout

Ryan Burton catches up with super featherweight contender Diego Magdaleno, and his trainer Joel Diaz.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Sweet Science

DiBella Card July 23 in NYC Topped By Patrick Hyland

On Wednesday, July 23, at NYC's famed B.B. King Blues Club and Grill, DiBella Entertainment will return with another edition of its popular and long-running Broadway Boxing series.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Yahoo!

Garlett fight still on but no title at stake

Matt Garlett's fight with Kye Mackenzie in Newcastle on Friday will go ahead even though the Australian super-featherweight title is no longer at stake.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Boxing Socialist

Mares wins snoozer; Vargas TKOs Juanma in 3; Herrera wins WBA interim 140lb belt

Vargas staggered and dropped the game but smaller Lopez in a wild round three as both fighters went to-to-toe.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Boxing Scene

Video: Barthelemy Rallies The Cuban Fans For Lara

Ryan Burton catches up with newly crowned IBF super featherweight champion Rances Barthelemy as he rallies the Cuban fans who traveled over to the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, to support WBA 'regular' junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara as he challenges Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, who should have an overwhelming amount of Mexican ... (more)

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Boxing Scene

Live Stream: Canelo vs. Lara MGM Grand Weigh-In

"Honor & Glory: Canelo vs. Lara," a 12-round junior middleweight fight taking place Saturday, July 12 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and Canelo Promotions, sponsored by Corona and AT&T and produced and distributed live by SHOWTIME PPV .

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Boxing Scene

Live Stream: Canelo vs. Lara Final Vegas Presser

'Honor & Glory: Canelo vs. Lara,' a 12-round junior middleweight fight taking place Saturday, July 12 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and Canelo Promotions and sponsored by Corona and AT&T.

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Boxing Scene

Video: Oquendo Will Bring The War To Abner Mares

Rick Reeno catches up with Puerto Rican featherweight contender Jonathan Oquendo to discuss his upcoming showdown with Mexico's former three division world champion Abner Mares on Saturday night at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, as part of the Showtime Pay-Per-View undercard to the junior middleweight clash between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and WBA 'regular' ... (more)

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Examiner.com

Body N Style Magazine launch party with the Serrano sisters

The BodyNStyle Magazine launch party was an incredible event with guests from the music, fashion, and fitness industries.

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Boxing Scene

Rigondeaux vs. Looknongyantoy To Air On UniMas

Last year he unified the World Boxing Association and World Boxing Organization 122-pound titles by defeating 2012 Fighter of the Year Nonito Donaire on April 13, 2013, at a sold-out Radio City Music Hall in New York.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Boxing Scene

Bryan Vasquez-Diego Magdaleno Showdown in Play

There is a likelihood Bryan Vasquez could defend his super featherweight world title belt against Diego Magdaleno this fall, manager/ trainer Joe Hernandez told BoxingScene.com last week.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Boxing Scene

Frank Warren on Crawford, Burns, Butler, Mayweather

To raise the ante higher, his team gambled on a VOLUNTARY defence against highly touted and previously unbeaten Cuban Yuriorkis Gamboa, a former two belt world featherweight champion.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Boxing Scene

Lomachenko Targets Unifications at Featherweight

WBO featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko , fresh from his title victory over Gary Russell Jr., is now targeting the other world champions at his weight.

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Sun-Star

WBA champion issues challenge to Donaire

WITH no opponent scheduled yet for Nonito Donaire Jr.'s ring return later this year, WBA featherweight champion Nicholas Walters says he is willing to fight the Filipino Flash.

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