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News on Olympic Boxing continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

29 min ago | Examiner.com

Iron Boy Promotions to partner with Top Rank Boxing for upcoming show

Iron Boy Promotions will partner with Top Rank Boxing to present "Iron Boy XV." It happens Saturday, Sept.

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14 hrs ago | Glamsham.com

Mary Kom Priyanka Chopra, Sanjay Leela Bhansali all set to take Delhi by storm - News

The excitement surrounding the release of Bollywood's first female centric sports biopic MARY KOM is all set to take Delhi by storm.

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Related Topix: Kumar, Summer Olympic, Sports, Mc Mary Kom, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Movies, Entertainment

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Boxing Scene

Scotty Cardle Eyes Terry Flanagan Title Showdown

Scotty Cardle is expecting a tough bout when he challenges Kirk Goodings for the Sunderland fighter's English title at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on September 13, live on Sky Sports, but says he'll relish the opportunity to earn a shot at the coveted British title.

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Today.Az

Azerbaijani Olympic heroes return home

The Azerbaijan national team have returned home from the 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Boxing Scene

Frank Warren on Butler, Saunders-Eubank, Smith

August is always the quietest month of the boxing calendar with very few notable promotions anywhere in the world as fighters re-charge their batteries.

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Daily Times

Boxers target two golds at Asian Games : August 30, 2014,

Thailand are optimistic of collecting at least two Asian Games boxing gold medals next month and believe the decision by the sport's governing body to ditch head guards will give them an edge in South Korea.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Sky Sports

Quigg craves big bouts

Scott Quigg has shrugged off another change of opponent but remains determined to face the big names in the super-bantamweight division.

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Boxing Scene

Hearn Books Joshua-Bakhtov For WBC Regional, 10/11

Anthony Joshua will have his first title fight when he takes on Denis Bakhtov for the WBC International Heavyweight belt at the O2 in London on October 11. Joshua's big night comes on a packed card, live on Sky Sports, which also includes Lee Selby taking on Joel Brunker in a final eliminator for the IBF World Featherweight crown.

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Hindustan Times

Controversymarred Arjuna awards bestowed by President

The most prestigious trophy for sporting excellence - Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna - remained in the closet.

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Newkerala.com

'Mary Kom' is tax free in Maharashtra

National Award winning actress Priyanka Chopra's much-awaited movie "Mary Kom", the story of a determined girl who makes it big in the world of boxing, has been declared tax free in Maharashtra a week before its scheduled release date.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Boxing Scene

McCumby, Mosley Jr, Kavaliauskas Back on 9/20, UniMas

On the heels of its sell-out July event, Iron Boy Promotions teams up with Top Rank Boxing once again to present Iron Boy 15 live at Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix, and televised on Unimas' Solo Boxeo Tecate.

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Brandon Sun

Pascal twitter campaign overshawdows Beterbiev-Cloud light heavywight bout

A Twitter spat involving local boxing stars Jean Pascal and Adonis Stevenson hogged the attention Thursday even as promoters announced a bout between Montreal-based Russian Artur Beterbiev and American veteran Tavoris Cloud.

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Indian Television

Ready to train like MC Mary Kom?

MUMBAI: Everybody is envying Priyanka Chopra's toned body and all credit goes to the training same as that of MC Mary Kom! People obsessed about health and good physique are going crazy trying to achieve this new benchmark, and makers of the movie Mary Kom have just made it easy! In a brand new on-ground campaign launched recently and continuing ... (more)

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This is Hull

Hull fighter Tommy Coyle faces tough Katsidis test

Coyle will defend his IBF International title against the 34-year-old Australian in what will be the toughest test of the lightweight's career.

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Newkerala.com

Mary Kom, Akhil Kumar back in boxing squad for Asian Games

In a stunning reversal, Olympic bronze medallist and five-time world champion M.C.Mary Kom defeated Pinki Jhangra, a Commonwealth Games bronze medallist, to make the 13-member Indian boxing contingent for the Asian Games slated for Sep 19-Oct 4 in the South Korean city of Incheon.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Boxing Scene

Kell Brook To Headline Massive 12/6 Bill In Sheffield

Kell Brook 33-0 will headline a card featuring some of the biggest names in British boxing on December 6 at the Motorpoint Arena in his hometown of The show will be a homecoming for Brook as he makes the first defence of the IBF welterweight title he captured against Shawn Porter over in With U.S premium cable networks HBO and Showtime both ... (more)

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Rediff.com

Mary Kom stuns CWG medallist Jangra to qualify for Asian Games

After failing to qualify for the Commonwealth Games, India's boxing ace M C Mary Kom bounced back in style, beating Pinki Jangra in the selection trials in Patiala, on Wednesday, to qualify for the Asian Games.

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Nerve News

Parineeti Chopra is a fan of Shakti Mohan

" Mr. Bachchan was seen in a playful mood with the adorable soft toy during the KBC shoot, said a source."

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Boxing Scene

Zou Shiming is Full Steam Ahead on Championship Goal

ZOU Shiming will focus on stamina during training as the two-time Olympic champion prepares for his maiden 12-round bout in November, which, if he wins, will earn him a shot at the very first professional boxing title for China.

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ESPN

Jamoye steps in, will fight Quigg on Sept. 13

Quigg was due to defend his 122-pound belt against former bantamweight titleholder Paulus Ambunda on Sept.

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Olympic Medal Count

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1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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