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Canelo Alvarez: Contemplating Greatness

06
Nov

Canelo Alvarez: Contemplating Greatness

On November 2, Canelo Alvarez and Sergey Kovalev met in the ring at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las...

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16
Sep

Boxing’s Satellite Promotional Tour

It's shortly before noon on Thursday, May 2, 2019. In two days, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Danny Jacobs will do...

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27
Jul

The Future and FITE

Streaming video is playing an increasingly important role in sports. Boxing fans are already familiar with DAZN and ESPN+. Now...

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11
Apr

Club Fight Notes

Photos by Wojtek Urbanek There's a pattern that club fight cards tend to follow. There were seven fights on the April...

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22
Mar

Behind the Facade at the New York State Athletic Commission: Part Four

To function properly, an organization needs standards and accountability. A lack of standards and accountability in one area seeps into...

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21
Mar

Behind the Facade at the New York State Athletic Commission: Part Three

At present, the point person for the New York State Athletic Commission is executive director Kim Sumbler. Prior to joining...

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20
Mar

Behind the Facade at the New York State Athletic Commission: Part Two

On December 29, 2017, a New York Times investigative report explored New York governor Andrew Cuomo’s oversight of the Metropolitan...

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19
Mar

Behind the Facade at the New York State Athletic Commission: Part One

In July 2017, soon after Kim Sumbler was named acting executive director of the New York State Athletic Commission, I...

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18
Dec

Canelo Comes to Madison Square Garden

It's a long journey to Madison Square Garden from the Arena Chololo Larios in Tonala, Mexico, where 15-year-old Saul "Canelo"...

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29
Sep

The New Order and the Future of Boxing: Part Three

Top Rank and Matchroom each have one basic platform in the United States. Premier Boxing Champions started with seven (Showtime,...

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