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9 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

Hopkins-Shumenov: Pre-Unification Report Card

When Bernard Hopkins won his first major title with a knockout of Segundo Mercado, George Foreman was the Heavyweight champion of the world, Floyd Mayweather was more than a year away from the Olympics, and Pernell Whitaker was the best fighter in the world pound-for-pound.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

GhanaWeb

I will challenge Mayweather - Clottey

He is coming off a fresh victory over Anthony Mundine that has catapulted him back into the list of top contenders, and Joshua Clottey is keen to ride the momentum by demanding to face the very best boxers at Junior Middleweight.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

TV/radio schedules

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Boxing Scene

Photos: Hopkins, Shumenov Very Fired Up at Weigh-In

Light heavyweight titleholders Bernard Hopkins and Beibut Shumenov both made weight for their unification bout taking place Saturday night on Showtime at the D.C. Armory in Washington, D.C. Hopkins had little trouble coming in below the 175-pound limit, checking in at 172.4 pounds.

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Boxing Scene

Eddie Hearn on DeGale, Contract Row and Wembley Fight

The announcement that 2008 Olympic Gold Middleweight Medalist James DeGale, 18-1 , had terminated his promotional agreement with Mick Hennessy of Hennessy Sports was quickly followed by the revelation that the Londoner had inked a deal with Matchroom Sport and had been handed a slot on the undercard of Carl Froch's WBA and IBF Super middleweight ... (more)

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The Sweet Science

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, as Personified By Bernard HopkinsRead More

Boxing and the self-help industry are not a natural fit. One is brutal, violent sport unwelcoming to a business of workbooks and touchy-feely seminars.

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Daily Mail

Jamie McDonnell to fight on Carl Froch vs George Groves undercard at Wembley

McDonnell faces the Thai star on the undercard of Carl Froch's blockbuster rematch for the WBA and IBF super-middleweight world titles against George Groves.

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Independent.ie

Steve Collins set to return to the ring for charity bout

The Celtic Warrior is scheduled to face former British middleweight champion Neville Brown in a four round charity bout in Burton-on-Trent on July 6. The pair met once before.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Sweet Science

Jennings-Perez, Geale-Macklin Lands in Texas

Corpus Christ, Texas Undefeated and top rated heavyweights BRYANT "By By" JENNINGS of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and MIKE "The Rebel" PEREZ, fighting out of Cork, Ireland will clash in a World Boxing Council Heavyweight Title Eliminator on SATURDAY, MAY 24 , at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texasand televised LIVE on HBO Boxing After ... (more)

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Boxing Scene

Four on a Crowded Floor: Boxcino Middleweight Semis

After building some early brand in slower winter weeks, the third offering in the Boxcino tournaments comes in one of the most crowded weeks of the boxing year to date.

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Boxing Scene

Kovalev's Trainer Expects Hopkins To Defeat Shumenov

John David Jackson is not nearly as confident about Beibut Shumenov being up to the task.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Boxing Scene

Chudinov vs. Nielsen Is Announced for June 1 in Moscow

According to Boxko.ru, an informed source about Vladimir Hryunov's promotional plans, the latter's protege Dmitry 'Night Wolf' Chudinov , who holds an interim version of the WBA middleweight title will take on WBA #4 Dane Patrick Nielsen on June 1 at Crocus City Hall in Myakinino, Moscow, Russia.

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Mirror.co.uk

Record crowd to watch Carl Froch and George Groves rematch after 60,000 tickets sell out in an hour

Ticket sales for the clash have have already beaten the 55,000 crowd for Ricky Hatton's win over Juan Lazcano at the Etihad Stadium in 2008 Promoter Matchroom Sport have announced an additional 20,000 tickets will go on sale after the initial 60,000 allocation was snapped up inside an hour.

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Sporting News

Fight schedule: Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. remains pipedream

It was Bob Arum doing his job. Raising suggestions that the boxer he promotes is ready, willing and able to accept a fight against the best possible opponent.

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The Sweet Science

Danny Jacobs Added To Showtime Announce Team For DC Card

The inspirational cancer survivor will serve as guest analyst for this Saturday's SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast live on SHOWTIME from the DC Armory in Washington, D.C. Jacobs will step in for critically acclaimed analyst Paulie Malignaggi , who will challenge IBF Welterweight World Champion Shawn Porter in the co-feature of the world ... (more)

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Boxing Scene

Ishe Smith Doesn't Blame Lara For Taking Canelo Shot

Former IBF junior middleweight champion Ishe Smith has no hard feelings with Erislandy Lara, who withdrew from their May 2nd clash, scheduled at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Ananova

Froch confident of victory

Carl Froch and George Groves take to the ring again next month in their eagerly-anticipated rematch and the Cobra has predicted a similar outcome in the Wembley showdown.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Examiner.com

Quillin trying to be noticed in crowded middleweight division

It's crowded atop the middleweight division. There are four guys walking around with title belts all calling themselves the champion of the 160-pounders.

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Swindon Advertiser

Swindon boxer is learning from the best

TARIQ Quaddus says that training with the Great Britain amateur boxers has given him an extra buzz for the sport.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

IcNetwork

Kevin Hayde column: Our expert runs the rule over another busy week of Welsh boxing

But the 34-year-old admitted he was considering returning to action, only to decide that it would not be fair on the fighters in his stable.

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