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1 hr ago | Waikato Times

David Nyika secures medal, but bronze isn't enough

Bronze isn't the medal David Nyika wants hanging around his neck when he returns from the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Shannon Briggs tries to start a brawl with Wladimir Klitschko

Michael Moorer separated the 42-year-old Briggs and the 38-year-old Klitschko before fists were thrown.

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10 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Panthers FB Tolbert fighting to stay on top

The Panthers feisty fullback spent his downtime in a familiar setting: a sweaty boxing gym in San Diego sparring with some aspiring professional heavyweight boxers and stepping up his conditioning workouts with his trainer.

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11 hrs ago | 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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14 hrs ago | 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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15 hrs ago | The Sweet Science

Commissioner's Corner: a Tale of Two DivisionsRead More

There is a lot more separating the heavyweight division from the middleweight division than some 40 pounds.

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15 hrs ago | KQED

A Dancer Thinks Inside the Boxer

"My name is John L. Sullivan, and I can lick any son of a bitch in the house." That was the standard greeting of the last and greatest heavyweight champion of bare-knuckle boxing in the late 19th century.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

O-R Online

Bergman undaunted by loss

Jason Bergman was so upset over his loss Saturday night to Ahror Muralimov at The Meadows Racetrack & Casino that he spent all day Sunday at a wedding.

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VIDEO: Big Daddy chases win No.21

Australian heavyweight hope Lucas Browne hunts his 21st straight victory when he takes on fellow unbeaten boxer Andriy Rudenko this Saturday morning .

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Boxing Scene

Olexander Usyk, Andriy Kotelnik Eyed For 9/27 in Lviv

According to sources in Ukraine, a huge night of boxing is planned for September 27 in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv.

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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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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Journey from basketball court to ring has Jennings on doorstep of title fight

"It's been one hell of a ride," he said. "Five years , January 2009, I walked into the boxing gym.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Boxing Scene

Artur Beterbiev vs. Tavoris Cloud is Explored for 9/27

According to sources in southern Russia, former two-time Olympian, two-time European and one-time world amateur champion Artur Beterbiev , who now competes under the aegis of Groupe Yvon Michel, can have his dream of fighting a world champion come true on Sep. 27 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec.

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Independent.ie

Haye takes lead in weather paw-cast

In his boxing career he is known as the Hayemaker, but now former WBA heavyweight champion David Haye is running rings around a fresh battle - how to keep dogs cool on long hot summer days.

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Palm Beach Post

Taddeo: Minority voters 'taken for granted' by Dems won't be in 2014

Minority voters were "taken for granted" and "insulted" by Democrats in the 2010 governor's race, but Charlie Crist won't make the same mistake, Crist running mate Annette Taddeo pledged to a largely minority audience Saturday.

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International Business Times

Iron Mike Tyson Eyes Jamie Foxx to Portray Him in Biopic

ABC is reporting thatMike Tyson is meeting with Jamie Foxx over the weekend to convince the actor who portrayed Ray Charles to again star in a biographical picture, this time about the controversial boxer.

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The Mercury

Live: Geale v Golovkin

IT IS one of the biggest fights in Australian boxing history. Daniel Geale v Gennady Golovkin for the world middleweight crown.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

O-R Online

Madness at The Meadows: Washingtona s Bergman loses heavyweight title

Katie Roupe/Observer-Reporter Washington's Jason Bergman stays on the canvas after a big hit from Ahror Muralimov.

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Boxing Scene

Robert Stieglitz Wins in Ten: Krasniqi, Hammer on Top

Anhalt Arena in Dessau, Germany ---------- WBO #3 and WBA #4 rated light heavyweight Robin Krasniqi continued his winning streak with a hard-fought unanimous decision over rugged WBA #5 and WBO #15 Ukrainian Olexander Chervyak in a heated twelve-rounder.

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Boxing Scene

Roy Jones Stops Courtney Fry in Five Rounds

World rated super middleweight Maxim Vlasov officially kicked off his light heavyweight campaign knocking out former world title challenger Ruben Eduardo Acosta at 1:43 of the seventh round.

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