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  1. 10 UK Rivalries That Need to Be Settled in the RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | BleacherReport

    Boxing is all about hype. The big fights end up getting made because there is an interest in seeing them happen.

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  2. Photos/Weights: David Sanchez vs. Walberto RamosRead the original story

    Friday | Boxing Scene

    LOS MOCHIS, Sin.- The weights are in for the Saturday card being staged by Zanfer Promotions, with David 'Tornado' Sanchez facing Walberto Ramos o Colombia. Sanchez is the WBA's interim-super flyweight world champion.

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  3. Afternoon delight for DeGale?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Sky Sports

    Football, rugby, cricket, golf, racing, you name it, has - and still does - take over people's lives for those special few hours. That is changing in America and on Saturday, thanks to Al Haymon's Premier Boxing Championship promotional company, James DeGale's world title fight against Andre Dirrell in Boston is scheduled to begin around 4.30pm.

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  4. Family of late boxer Johnny Tapia locked in trademark fightRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Washington Times

    The widow and the father of late world champion boxer Johnny Tapia are locked in a fight over use of the fighter's name and image. Teresa Tapia recently filed a lawsuit claiming she has exclusive rights to the Johnny Tapia name, Albuquerque news station KOAT-TV reported Thursday .

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  5. David Sanchez vs. Walberto Ramos: Fight Time, Date, Live Stream and TV InfoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | BleacherReport

    WBA interim super flyweight champion David Sanchez will be in action this weekend in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico, as he faces veteran Walberto Ramos. The fight was originally supposed to be a much more anticipated rematch between Sanchez and Marlon Tapales, whom Sanchez beat by majority decision in February 2013.

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  6. 10 UK Rivalries That Need to Be Settled in the RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | BleacherReport

    Boxing is all about hype. The big fights end up getting made because there is an interest in seeing them happen.

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  7. Leo Santa Cruz Denies He Ran From RigondeauxRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Boxing Scene

    Leo Santa Cruz is looking for new challenges in the featherweight division, and another world title. Santa Cruz captured a world title at bantamweight and still holds the WBC championship at 122.

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  8. Tomoki Kameda Tabs Rematch Clause For McDonnellRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Boxing Scene

    BoxingScene.com has been advised that Tomoki Kameda has exercised a rematch clause for a return fight with WBA 'regular' bantamweight champion Jamie McDonnell . The two international boxers collided on May 9th in Hidalgo as the co-featured fight of a Premier Boxing Champions card on CBS.

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  9. Jose Benavidez Drops, Stops Jorge Paez in TwelfthRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Boxing Scene

    In his first fight since the controversial decision win over Mauricio Herrera last December, WBA interim-junior welterweight champion Jose Benavidez stopped Jorge Paez Jr. in the twelfth round of action. After a slow first and a good action round in the second, Benavidez dropped Paez hard in the third with a hard shot to the body.

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  10. McDonnell: I Would Stop Tomoki Kameda in a RematchRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Boxing Scene

    Jamie McDonnell is willing to give Tomoki Kameda a rematch after defending his WBA title with an impressive points win over the Japanese fighter last weekend. The Doncaster bantamweight received a 114-113 verdict from all three judges after battling back from a third round knockdown in Texas.

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  11. McDonnell open to rematchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Sky Sports

    Jamie McDonnell is willing to give Tomoki Kameda a rematch after defending his WBA title with an impressive points win over the Japanese fighter last weekend. The Doncaster bantamweight received a 114-113 verdict from all three judges after battling back from a third round knockdown in Texas.

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  12. Emmanuel Rodriguez Returns 5/30 in Catao, Puerto RicoRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Boxing Scene

    The World Boxing Organization Latino bantamweight Champion, Emmanuel 'Manny' Rodriguez of Vega Baja, Puerto Rico will have to settle unfinished business with former world title challenger, Luis Hinojosa of the Dominican Republic, on Saturday, May 30 at the Cosme Beitia Coliseum in Catano, Puerto Rico. Rodriguez won the WBO Latino Bantam Weight title after knocking out in the very first round Philly native Miguel Cartegena 13-2, 5 KO's and former amateur 2 time US National Champion who won the Philadelphia Golden Gloves 11 times.

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  13. Quigg-Martinez: Crolla Returns, Faces Perez For TitleRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Boxing Scene

    Manchester's Anthony 'Million Dollar' Crolla, 29-4-2 , will return to the ring in a big away, fighting for a world title on the undercard of Scott Quigg's WBA World Super bantamweight title showdown against Kiko Martinez at the Manchester Arena on July 18. Crolla's return is a comeback in every sense of the word. His challenge of Darleys Perez for the WBA lightweight title marks his first fight back following a near-fatal experience tragically stemming from an unselfish act of heroism.

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  14. Crolla to fight for world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Sporting Life

    Anthony Crolla will make an emotional return to the ring when he challenges WBA world lightweight champion Darleys Perez at the Manchester Arena on July 18. The Manchester man has been given the all-clear to box again by doctors following the horrific attack he suffered when bravely tackling burglars that attempted to break into his neighbour's house in December. Crolla suffered a fractured skull when he was struck over the head by a concrete slab and broke his ankle in the attack that cruelly robbed him of the chance to face Richar Abril for the World title in January.

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  15. Crolla announces Perez title boutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Northern Echo

    Anthony Crolla will fight Darleys Perez for a world title in July after recovering from injuries suffered when he was attacked by burglars. Crolla was due to face Cuban Richar Abril for the WBA world lightweight title in his native Manchester on January 23 but the fight was cancelled after he was hit with a concrete block when confronting burglars who had broken into his neighbours' property, suffering concussion and a broken ankle.

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  16. Scott Quigg to fight Kiko Martinez in fifth WBA super-bantamweight title defenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Mirror.co.uk

    The fight will take place at the Manchester Arena and Quigg says he will have to put in the best performance of his career to claim victory Scott Quigg will make the fifth defence of his WBA super-bantamweight title against former champ Kiko Martinez at the Manchester Arena on July 18. Quigg faces his sternest test and Spaniard Martinez landed the IBF belt in August 2013, stopping the unbeaten Jhonatan Romero in America, before losing his crown to Carl Frampton . The Bury fighter has been out since November following hand surgery and says he is relishing getting back into the ring to face Martinez.

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  17. Quigg Promises Best Performance Ever With MartinezRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Boxing Scene

    Scott Quigg has predicted the toughest fight of his career when he defends his WBA super-bantamweight title against former world champion Kiko Martinez this summer. The rising Bury star will make his most high-profile world title defence when he faces the experienced Spaniard at the Manchester Arena on July 18. "Everyone knows about Kiko Martinez.

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  18. Quigg set for Martinez battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Sporting Life

    Scott Quigg has predicted the toughest fight of his career when he defends his WBA super-bantamweight title against former world champion Kiko Martinez this summer. The rising Bury star will make his most high-profile world title defence when he faces the experienced Spaniard at the Manchester Arena on July 18. "Everyone knows about Kiko Martinez.

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  19. Nelson wants Quigg to send a messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Sky Sports

    Johnny Nelson says Scott Quigg must send out a message to Carl Frampton by 'beating up and bullying' Kiko Martinez in their world super-bantamweight fight in Manchester. Quigg defends his WBA title against Martinez at the Manchester Arena on July 18 and Sky boxing pundit Nelson says the Bury fighter is on to a hiding to nothing against the Spaniard, who has twice lost to IBF champion Frampton.

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  20. Scott Quigg vs. Kiko Martinez Set, 7/18 In ManchesterRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Boxing Scene

    Scott Quigg, 30-0-2 , defends his WBA World Super bantamweight title against former IBF title-holder Kiko 'La Sensacion' Martinez, 32-5 , at the Manchester Arena on July 18. The Bury-based boxer fights for the first time in 2015, he has been out of action since decisioning Hidenori Otake in November after undergoing an operation to repair damaged tendons in his right hand. Martinez, 29, will want to catapult himself back into big fight contention following last September's decision loss to Carl Frampton, which left Martinez without a world title and pondering a permanent move to bantamweight.

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