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Spinks Brothers Made History Together, but they Were Decidedly DIFFERENTRead More

When you think about it, the odds against two brothers each winning the heavyweight championship of the world have to be staggeringly high, almost Powerball lottery-winning high. The odds against it happening twice have to that much higher.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Boxing Scene

Braekhus Unifies IBF/WBA/WBO/WBC Belts - History

The First Lady, Cecilia Braekhus added the IBF title to her collection and retained the WBC, WBA and WBO female welterweight titles with a shutout win over Croatian Ivan Habazin after ten rounds of boxing. Braekhus dictated the fight all the way and closed out with a strong final round.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Boxing Scene

Adonis Stevenson To Return in December, on SHO

Promoter Yvon Michel of GYM has advised BoxingScene.com that WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson will return to action in December, with Showtime televising. The exact date, and opponent, will be finalized shortly.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

700WLW Cincinnati

Reds this weekend

Fireworks Friday: Post-game fireworks show starting approximately 15 minutes after the end of the game, presented by Kroger and Home Team Products. Irish Heritage Night: As part of Heritage Weekend, festivities will include Irish dancers performing before and after the game and music and activities in the Kroger Fan Zone.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Boxing Scene

Sullivan Barrera Training With Abel Sanchezint Big Bear

Mashantucket, CT: Sullivan Barrera the undefeated light heavyweight from Cuba has set his sights on West Virginia native Eric "The 1 Armed Bandit" Watkins for an eight-round battle on the Mchunu-Wilson undercard Sept. 20 at Foxwoods Resort Casino.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Boxing Scene

Photo: Hopkins, Kovalev at Boardwalk Empire Premiere

Light heavyweight champions [WBA/IBF] Bernard Hopkins and [WBO] Sergey Kovalev, in anticipation of their upcoming unification fight, attend the final season premiere of 'Boardwalk Empire' at Ziegfeld Theatre on September 3, 2014 in New York City.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

The Sweet Science

Kovalev Has Finally Gotten Hopkins' ATTENTIONRead More

Sergey Kovalev was newly arrived in these United States, hoping to make his mark in the country in which his boxing heroes lived and worked.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Boxing Scene

Huck-Larghetti Early Results: Koelling, Boytsov Win

WBA I/C light heavyweight titlist Enrico Koelling was at his dullest against faded Italian veteran Giuseppe Brischetto but witnesses should be thankful to Koelling, as this next stinker-to-come came at end earlier than expected and even with some fireworks, as Brischetto retired on his stool between rounds seven and eight.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Boxing Scene

Hopkins Hopes Beating Kovalev Eliminates The Haters

WBA/IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard 'The Alien' Hopkins , despite his many achievements and continuing to be one of the top boxers in the world at age 49, believes there are still a lot of "haters" out there.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Sweet Science

Sergey Kovalev Is Bernard Hopkins' Worst NightmareRead More

Light heavyweight Sergey Kovalev isn't the type of fighter an almost 50-year-old former middleweight should be fighting, no matter how much an all-time great he is.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Boxing Scene

Juergen Braehmer Targets Showdown With Carl Froch

Hamburg/London - WBA world champion Jurgen Brahmer can't wait to get in the ring for the super-duel against the Brit Carl Froch.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Boxing Scene

Video: Bernard Hopkins Exclusive Training, Interview

Bill "Two Scoops" Emes catches up with WBA/IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins to discuss his upcoming HBO televised unification with WBO champion Sergey Kovalev, scheduled for November 8th at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Boxing Scene

Photos: Jean Pascal Sends Message To Adonis Stevenson

Former champion Jean Pascal is continuing to apply pressure on countryman Adonis Stevenson, the WBC light heavyweight champion, for an all-Canadian showdown.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Sweet Science

News on :Hopkins VS. Kovalev to Take Place at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City

Since the August 4th official announcement of the Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins vs. Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev light heavyweight title unification fight, the boxing world has been waiting and wondering when and where the two will meet and put their respective titles on the line.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

GhanaWeb

Powers to fight on Kamoko-Napari bill

Popular boxer Ayitey Powers could be set for another huge payday after promoters of the Braimah Kamoko-John Napari WBA International Cruiserweight Championship fight revealed that the blonde-haired pugilist was being considered on the undercard of their October 3 bill named "No Retreat, No Surrender".

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