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2 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

Anthony Johnson won't underestimate Rogerio Nogueira on Saturday...

UFC light-heavyweight Anthony Johnson spoke with MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani about his upcoming fight with 'Lil Nog' as well as the upcoming title fight between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier at UFC 178.

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6 hrs ago | UnionvilleTimes.com

Kennett boxer fights at MSG tonight

Kennett's Anthony Caputo Smith fights Ola "Kryptonite" Afolabi in a 10-round cruiserweight bout tonight at Madison Square Garden in New York.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Cruiserweight Boxing, Welterweight Boxing, Zab Judah, Middleweight Boxing, Light Heavyweight Boxing

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Sweet Science

Undersized Heavyweights Battle in Madison Square GardenRead More

Heavyweight giants reigned supreme for the past 20 years and now a pair of prizefighters barely past six feet in height meet in Madison Square Garden.

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Sky Sports

Gennady Golovkin heavier than Daniel Geale for WBA middleweight title fight

Gennady Golovkin tipped the scales just over half a pound heavier than Australian Daniel Geale ahead of the pair's WBA middleweight showdown in New York on Saturday.

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IGN

Mike Tyson Hits the Comic-Con Stage

San Diego Comic-Con attendees lucky enough to get into the Indigo Ballroom on Friday were treated to one of the event's most bizarre and entertaining panels yet, and it was all thanks to heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson .

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The Washington Post

Mike Tyson eyes Jamie Foxx in movie about ex-champ

Mike Tyson says he's met with Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx about collaborating on a possible biopic on his life.

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680News

Mike Tyson has met with Jamie Foxx about possibly playing him onscreen

Retired professional boxers Evander Holyfield, left, and Mike Tyson pose together at the "Champs" Tribeca Talks after screening event, during the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival, at the SVA Theatre on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in New York.

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CBS Local

Keidel: No Holy War For Holyfield

Despite his barbaric impulses, Mike Tyson never was a caveman. He knew more about boxing than almost anyone east of Max Kellerman.

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BleacherReport

Stock Watch for Boxing's Top Heavyweight Fighters

The biggest, strongest athletes in the world competing in a division with tons of knockouts would seem like a popular combination for fans.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Mike Tyson, Mike Tyson's, Evander Holyfield

Thu Jul 24, 2014

O-R Online

Change of opponent no problem for Bergman

Washington's Jason Bergman will defend his NABA U.S. heavyweight belt against Ahror “Aha” Muralimov Saturday at The Meadows Racetrack & Casino.

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Brandon Sun

Mike Tyson to bring one-man show to Toronto in September

Producers say the former heavyweight boxing champion will bring his one-man show, "Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth," to the city's Air Canada Centre on Sept.

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Boxing Scene

The Unfortunate Unlucky Streak of Mr. Fury

Heavyweight hopeful Tyson Fury got the bad news earlier this week that a rematch with former title challenger Derek Chisora was off due to a Chisora training injury.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Roy Jones Jr. says hold on; Not so fast 'I'm not done just yet

One of boxing 's most influential fighters of this era, Roy Jones Jr . will once again enter the square circle with future hopes of winning a cruiserweight title.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Cruiserweight Boxing, Mixed Martial Arts, James Toney, Chris Lytle

Boxing Scene

Tyson Fury-Alexander Ustinov Looms For Saturday Night

Boxing Scene understands that Tyson Fury's replacement opponent for his bout on Saturday night in Manchester may very well be Alexander Ustinov 29-1 .

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

WFMZ

Larry Holmes offers his boxing resume at the Sands' Molten Lounge

Almost 100 people filled the Molten Lounge in the Sands Casino Tuesday night to hear former heavyweight boxing champion Larry Holmes of Easton reminisce about his life and career in a presentation entitled " Larry Holmes---The Soundtrack of My Life".

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Rant MMA

10 Highest-Grossing Boxing PPVs of All Time

The success of boxing PPVs tend to have ups and downs depending on a number of issues, including the main event, promotion, undercard and financial climate of that particular time.

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Bangkok Post

Biting words:Tyson to praise Holyfield

Mike Tyson will serve as the presenter for fellow former world heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield at next month's Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame induction ceremonies, Hall officials announced Tuesday.

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Yahoo!

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When Gerry McIlroy bet on his son to win the Open Championship before he turned 26 his request was most probably laughed away until he put his money on the table.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Soccer Players, Gary Neville, Ryan Tunnicliffe, Michael Bradley, Summer Olympic, Olympic Bobsled, Winter Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Sweet Science

Tyson Will Present Holyfield, At Evanders' Induction Into Nevada Hall of Fame

In what is surely the culmination of one of the unlikeliest reconciliations in boxing history, former Heayvweight Champion Mike Tyson will deliver the presenting speech for former Heavyweight Champ Evander Holyfield's induction into the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame.

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Black Enterprise

Mike Tyson Signs Long Term Partnership with Fiterman Sports Group

Former heavyweight boxng champion, Mike Tyson, has signed a long-term exclusive autograph and marketing partnership with Fiterman Sports Group, it was announced.

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