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9 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

Harmonito Dela Torre Drills Isack Junior in Four Rounds

Super featherweight Harmonito Dela Torre scored a smashing 4th round knockout win over over-matched Indonesian Isack Junior at the Lagao Gym in General Santos City to keep his unbeaten record which now stands at 14-0 with 9 knockouts. Dela Torre showed definite improvement from his last two fights one of which was in Macau in winning the fringe World Boxing Federation title according to his co-manager Jim Manangquil who handles Dela Torre's career along with well-known Australian promoter Peter Maniatis.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

MLive.com

Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana II: Tale of the tape and other key fight facts

Who: Floyd Mayweather , Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA, vs. Marcos Maidana , Margarita, Santa Fe, Argentina What: A 12-round fight for Mayweather's World Boxing Council and World Boxing Association welterweight championships , and Mayweather's WBC super welterweight championship The PPV start time moves an hour earlier in an experiment by Showtime to determine whether the change might lure more viewers in the U.S. Eastern time zone. Mayweather makes his third defense of the WBC welterweight title that he has held since knocking out Victor Ortiz on Sept.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Courthouse News Service

Boxing Champ Takes Top Rank Fight to Vegas

WBO super featherweight champion Miguel Angel "Mikey" Garcia wants to break his contract with Top Rank, owned by fight promoter Bob Arum. But he'll have to spar with Arum in Federal Court to do so.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Boxing Scene

Javier Fortuna-Abner Cotto in Play For Nov. 1 on SHO

BoxingScene.com has been advised that a deal is close for a super featherweight clash between Abner Cotto and Javier Fortuna . The fight is being targeted for November 1 at the UIC Paillion in Chicago, which is going to be a Showtime televised quadrupleheader.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

Sky Sports

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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Boxing Scene

Garcia: Mikey Would Not Leap Right To 147 For Pacquiao

Robert Garcia, older brother and trainer of WBO super featherweight champion Mikey Garcia, says his brother would not make a leap of two divisions just to face Manny Pacquiao, currently the WBO welterweight champion.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Yahoo!

Belting win for May

Nathaniel May collected what he hopes will be the first of many titles with a unanimous points win at the WA Italian Club last night.

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Boxing Scene

Francisco Vargas To Return on Canelo Undercard

According to manager Joel De La Hoya, super featherweight contender Francisco 'Bandido' Vargas , who holds the NABF and WBO International super featherweight championships, could potentially fight Australian Will 'Wild Will' Tomlinson , as long Tomlinson defeats Alberto Cupido on Saturday night in Cancun, Mexico.

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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

Gamaliel Diaz Confident as Anthony Crolla Clash Nears

The former world super featherweight champion of the World Boxing Council, Gamaliel "Platano" Diaz, is training hard for his scheduled fight on September 13 in Manchester, Lancashire, against tough British contender Anthony Crolla.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Boxing Socialist

Donaire vs Walters

Donaire taking on Walters August 27, 2014 By: Chris DeGuia On October 18, 2014, Nonito Donaire will be defending his WBA super featherweight title against WBA regular champion Nicholas Walters according to Tom Loefflerof K2 Promotions.

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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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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Boxing Scene

Rivera: Juanma Very Focused To Bounce Back at 126

Promoter Peter Rivera of Puerto Rico Best Boxing says two division champion Juan Manuel "Juanma" Lopez is looking for a final run at the featherweight limit of 126-pounds.

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Jose Pedraza Aims For Francisco Vargas Showdown

IBO super featherweight champion Jose "Sniper" Pedraza is aiming to have two or three more fights in 2014, including a showdown against unbeaten Mexican contender Francisco Vargas .

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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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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Boxing Scene

Caballero Says Estrella Fight is 'Must Win' Situation

Former world champion Celestino 'Pelenchin' Caballero , 38-years-old, is working hard in the gym to shed off nearly a year of ring rust.

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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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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Boxing Scene

Takashi Miura-Edgar Puerta Set For November 8, Tokyo

Defending super featherweight titlist Takashi Miura will extend his run of title fights versus Mexican opposition.

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BBC News

Burns moves up to light-welterweight

Former WBO super featherweight and lightweight champion Ricky Burns is moving up to light-welterweight in a bid to win a third world title.

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