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  1. Photos: Carl Frampton, Chris Avalos Presser Gets TenseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boxing Scene

    IBF super bantamweight titlist Carl Frampton, 19-0 , will defend his crown against mandatory challenger Chris Avalos, 25-2 , at Belfast's Odyssey Arena on February 28th. Frampton won the title by decisioning Kiko Martinez in Belfast's Titanic Quarter in September.

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  2. Carl Frampton vs. Chris Avalos Set, 2/28 In BelfastRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    IBF super bantamweight titlist Carl Frampton, 19-0 , will defend his crown against mandatory challenger Chris Avalos, 25-2 , at Belfast's Odyssey Arena on February 28th. The date and ticket information was confirmed earlier today by Leonard Gunning of Frampton won the title by decisioning Kiko Martinez in Belfast's Titanic Quarter in September.

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  3. Carl Frampton: I'll beat Chris Avalos convincinglyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    Carl Frampton believes Chris Avalos is a worthy challenger but insists the American will be out of his depth when they meet in the Belfast man's first defence of his IBF super bantamweight title in February. Frampton's manager and promoter Barry McGuigan confirmed today that the Tiger's Bay world champion will fight Californian Avalos at the Odyssey Arena on 28 February.

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  4. Frampton to fight Avalos in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BBC News

    Carl Frampton's first defence of his IBF world super-bantamweight title against American Chris Avalos will take place in Belfast on 28 February. Frampton suffered hand damage in that fight which took place at a specially erected outdoor venue in Belfast's Titanic Quarter but has recovered to resume training.

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  5. Quigg frustrated by injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sky Sports

    For a fitness fanatic and a world champion, being told to do nothing for a few weeks is the last thing you want to hear. Quigg is ready to climb the walls, having damaged his right hand in his last fight.

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  6. COCHRANE: Race open as QMJHL trade time nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Chronicle Herald

    Halifax Mooseheads' Timo Meier collides with Saint John Sea Dogs' Jakub Zboril , Sebastien Auger and Olivier LeBlanc during their game in Halifax November 7. In a season when the QMJHL is hosting the Memorial Cup, it's generally expected that the league will feature a few heavyweight contenders. There's little doubt that clubs like first-place Rimouski , second-place Saint John or Memorial Cup host and fifth-place Quebec are having impressive seasons.

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  7. Tyson Cave cool on rematch with Oscar EscandonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Chronicle Herald

    Tyson Cave, seen prior to bout in August 2013, says he's not interested in a rematch with Oscar Escandon. Escandon won a controversial decision over Cave last week.

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  8. Khan vs. Alexander live blog: Top welterweights want to move up the ranksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Supporters of welterweight boxer Amir Khan cheer during an official weigh-in at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. Amir Khan of Britain and Devon Alexander of St. Louis, Mo.

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  9. PHOTOS: Pechanga Resort & Casino hosts 'Night of Champions' boxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    Caesar Vila throwing a left hook at his opponent Terrell Gausha in the middleweight bout during 'Night of Champions' boxing. Welterweights Vatche Martirosyan and Eddie Diaz face off in the opening bout of the evening during the 'Night of Champions' boxing at Pechanga Resort & Casino on Dec. 11, 2014.

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  10. COCHRANE: Tyson Cave camp tries to stay calmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Chronicle Herald

    Seldom has pro boxing featured a father-son duo as potentially bellicose as the Halifax team of manager-promoter Robert Cave and his pro world contender son Tyson. In the past, whenever the two believed they'd been slighted by the system, they weren't shy to let everyone hear their complaints.

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  11. Halifax boxer Tyson Cave loses world title by controversial split decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | GlobalNews

    Halifax boxer Tyson Cave had the fight of his life on Thursday night in Temecula, California, but after a split decision, it was his opponent who was left holding the world title. Cave, 33, lost to 30-year-old Oscar Escandon from Columbia in his bid to win the World Boxing Association's interim super-bantamweight title.

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  12. Quigg to miss March dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Ananova

    Britain's world super-bantamweight champion Scott Quigg has been ruled out until next summer after surgery on his hand. Quigg tore tendons in his right hand making a successful third defence of his WBA title against Japan's Hidenori Ohtake on the undercard of the Tony Bellew-Nathan Cleverly rematch last month.

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  13. Outrage spreads in boxing circles after Halifax's Tyson Cave 'robbed' of titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Chronicle Herald

    Tyson Cave is shown Aug. 24, 2013 before fighting Gabor Molnar for the Canadian Professional Boxing Council featherweight title in Halifax. Boxing commentator Teddy Atlas, in a rant that may reverberate around boxing for years to come, called the decision a "sham" and a "crime."

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  14. Quigg Undergoes Hand Surgery, Eyes Summer '15 ReturnRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Boxing Scene

    WBA World Super bantamweight titlist Scott Quigg took to Twitter today to confirm that he has had to undergo hand surgery. The Manchester Evening News broke the story yesterday, indicating that the Bury-based boxer could be out until the summer, and Quigg's Tweet confirmed that the surgery has been successful.

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  15. Tyson Cave loses controversial split decision in WBA title boutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Chronicle Herald

    Halifax boxer Tyson Cave lost his WBA super bantamweight title in a split decision on Thursday night. His dad and longtime promoter Robert Cave said his son had the fight of his life.

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  16. Lewkowicz Wants Oscar Escandon-Tyson Cave RematchRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Boxing Scene

    Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz sends his congratulations to his fighter, Colombia's Oscar Escandon , who captured the interim WBA super bantamweight title with a 12-round split decision over Canada's Tyson Cave , Thursday night at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California. But because of the controversy over the scoring , Lewkowicz also has a strong assurance for Canada's Tyson Cave, whom he also promotes.

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  17. 'Tapia' documentary set to air on HBO on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ALBUQUERQUE >> A documentary on the rise and fall of Albuquerque-born, multiple-time world champion boxer Johnny Tapia is scheduled to air on HBO next week. The network says "Tapia" will be shown Tuesday and will show the boxer's life through first-person narration and archival footage.

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  18. Tyson Cave gets his WBA title shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Chronicle Herald

    Halifax's Tyson Cave will fight Thursday night for the World Boxing Association's interim super bantamweight title against Colombia's Oscar Escandon in Temecula, Calif. The bout is scheduled for 12 rounds.

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  19. Frampton to defend against AvalosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | BBC News

    Carl Frampton is to defend his IBF world super-bantamweight title against mandatory challenger Chris Avalos in Belfast in February or March, 2015. Cyclone Promotions have confirmed that both boxers will attend a press conference next week to announce the date and venue for the contest.

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  20. COCHRANE: World class promoter is high on boxer Tyson CaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Chronicle Herald

    When asked why he signed Tyson Cave to be a member of his impressive promotional stable, Sampson Lewkowicz's answer was immediate. The United States-based Lewkowicz knows plenty about creating world title opportunities and champions.

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