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Crolla: Diaz can destroy dream

The Mancunian has steadily risen the rankings and will edge closer to the lightweight champions with a win over Diaz on September 13, live on Sky Sports .

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Boxing Scene

Rigondeaux-Avalos Targeted For Miami, Says Caribe

Yesterday BoxingScene.com ran two articles in which WBO/WBA junior featherweight champion Guillermo "El Chacal" Rigondeaux spoke about his promotional status and also the possibility of facing his mandatory challenger Chris Avalos in the fall.

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Lake Elsinore Valley News

ESPNs Friday Night Fights draw huge crowds to Pechanga

Temecula's John Worthy lands a right cross to the face of Kyrone Davis. Davis would go on to win the middle weight fight in a unanimous decision.

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Boxing Socialist

Tickets for the Triple GGG vs Rubio and Donaire vs Walters on Sale NOW

Tickets are now on sale for "Mexican Style" headlined by the World Middleweight Championship between WBA/IBO Middleweight Champion, Gennady "GGG" Golovkin and WBC Interim Middleweight Champion Marco Antonio "Veneno" Rubio set for Saturday, October 18th at the StubHub Center in Carson, California and televised Live on HBO World Championship Boxing.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Boxing Scene

Fortuna, Guzman and Escandon Sign With Al Haymon

BoxingScene.com has been advised that powerful adviser/manager Al Haymon has added three more fighters to his already massive stable.

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Boxing Scene

Getting Back To Being Junior Featherweight

Jr. Featherweight isn't the oldest of weight divisions but in its shorter existence it has become one of the most storied.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

ABC News

Donaire to Meet Walters for WBA Featherweight Belt

Nonito Donaire will fight unbeaten Nicholas Walters for the WBA featherweight title Oct. 18 at the outdoor StubHub Center in Carson, California.

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The Miami Herald

Donaire to meet Walters for WBA featherweight belt

Commissioner Jose "Pepe" Diaz dances with Ileana Quevedo, employee of IKEA during the opening ceremony of IKEA in Sweetwater on Wednesday.

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Boxing Scene

Farenas Bypassed By IBF For Magdaleno-Vasquez Bout

Former two division world champion Gerry Penalosa has informed the BoxingScene.com/Manila Standard/Viva Sports that his protege Farenas has been bypassed with Magdaleno scheduled to face WBA No.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

ESPN

Lomachenko's first defense on Pacquiao card

Featherweight titlist Vasyl Lomachenko will make his first defense in one of the featured bouts on the undercard of welterweight titlist Manny Pacquiao's defense against junior welterweight titleholder Chris Algieri on Nov. 22 at the Cotai Arena at the Venetian Macao in Macau, China.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Daily Record

Boxing champ Alex Arthur hails bravery and loyalty of sex change fight promoter Kellie Maloney

RING king reveals how his former manager, previously known as Frank, helped him survive the most savage battle of his career - even though he knew Alex was about to sack him.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Boxing Scene

Photo: Maidana Getting Tough Sparring For Mayweather

Former world champion Marcos "El Chino" Maidana is ready and confident for his rematch with Floyd "Money" Mayweather Jr. The two of them will battle on September 13th for the World Boxing Council and World Boxing Association welterweight titles a the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Boxing Scene

Juanma Sees Upside in Accepting Fight With Cuellar

Former two division champion Juan Manuel "Juanma" Lopez says he is well aware that Jesus Cuellar likely believes he is shopworn and that's the reason why he wanted to fight him.

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Boxing Scene

Lomachenko-Piriyapinyo Eyed For Pacquiao-Algieri

According to overseas sources, two-time Olympic gold medal winner Vasyl Lomachenko could very well make the first defense of his WBO featherweight title on the Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri HBO Pay-Per-View undercard, which is set for November 22nd at the Venetian in Macau, China.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Examiner.com

The Star Wars: The Super Lightweight Edition

"Caught in the mix of the scuffle since '86 I was sick with the hustle. I'll get a couple of chicks to touch you.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Boxing Scene

Pacquiao-Algieri: Magdaleno vs. Vasquez Bout in Play

Super featherweight Diego Magdaleno has been riding a three-fight winning streak, has benefitted from working with one of the best trainers in boxing, and is currently guided by one of the best managers in the sport.

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Cambs Times

Chatteris boxing star Jordan Gill spars with former world champion...

Chatteris boxer Jordan Gill has not been taking it easy this summer ... the 20 year-old has just returned from an intensive two week training camp in Las Vegas which has given him the confidence he can compete with the best.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Boxing Scene

Cuellar Says Deal To Face Juanma in Place For 9/11

Fully acclimated to the temperature from training in Oxnard, California, Argentine boxer Jesus Cuellar says there is a deal in place to defend the interim-featherweight title of the World Boxing Association against former two-division champion Juan Manuel "Juanma" Lopez of Puerto Rico on Thursday, the 11th of September at the Hard Rock Hotel and ... (more)

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The Sweet Science

Elio Rojas Tops Wednesday DiBella Card in NYC

This Wednesday, DiBella Entertainment will return to NYC's famed B.B. King Blues Club & Grill for the latest edition of its Broadway Boxing series.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

ABS-CBN News

No tune-up needed vs Ukraine champ, says Donaire

MANILA Filipino-American champion Nonito Donaire Jr. said he won't need any tune-up fight for his battle against WBO featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko of Ukraine.

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