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‘Fighting Words’ — Jamel Herring opens three doors, slams Frampton’s shut 

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05
Apr

‘Fighting Words’ — Jamel Herring opens three doors, slams Frampton’s shut 

The ending was the result of more than one punch. The ending and then the aftermath, those were the products...

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30
Mar

‘Fighting Words’ — Alexander Povetkin: In with a Bang, out with a whimper

If this is indeed the end of Alexander Povetkin’s career, then this was not at all what he envisioned —...

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24
Mar

‘Fighting Words’ — Proud But Premature: Vergil Ortiz Calls Out Terence Crawford

It’s hard to criticize Vergil Ortiz for calling out Terence Crawford on Saturday night, even if it has little chance...

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16
Mar

‘Fighting Words’ — Chocolatito and Estrada got almost everything they desired

They were drawn together by destiny as much as gravity.  Like two celestial bodies who had collided long ago, Roman “Chocolatito”...

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09
Mar

‘Fighting Words’ — Another year without boxing’s best weekend

Our sport has its share of traditional weekends, the dates when we can expect big fights that coincide with certain...

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02
Mar

‘Fighting Words’ — Over before it began: Canelo uses Yildirim as an infomercial

If Canelo Alvarez is on the road to becoming the undisputed super middleweight champion, then Avni Yildirim was merely roadkill. That...

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24
Feb

‘Fighting Words’ — Oscar Valdez reinvigorates while Adrien Broner resuscitates

Describing Oscar Valdez and Adrien Broner as very different is among the most obvious statements that could be made within...

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17
Feb

‘Fighting Words’ — Two opportunities dramatically squandered, one emphatically seized

He paced in place, consumed by a mix of anticipation and anxiety, listening as three sets of numbers were announced,...

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03
Feb

‘Fighting Words’ — The WBA Is The Cause, Don King Was Just The Symptom

The fact that Bermane Stiverne was in a "title fight" in the year of our lord 2021 could best be...

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29
Jan

Trevor Bryan Wins Secondary Heavyweight Belt, Stopping Stiverne on Don King PPV

The main event of a $20 pay-per-view on a show titled “Return to Greatness” featured a pair of flabby, inactive...

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