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Boxing

18
Aug

On this day: Nigel Benn batters Iran Barkley, scores first-round stoppage

On August 19, 1990 at Bally’s in Las Vegas, British star Nigel Benn made the first defense of his WBO...

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18
Aug

Oleksandr Gvozdyk-Artur Beterbiev set for October 18 in Philadelphia

The fight to unify one half of the light heavyweight division is officially set. Oleksandr Gvozdyk and Artur Beterbiev will put...

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17
Aug

Emanuel Navarrete makes quick work of overmatched Francisco De Vaca

LOS ANGELES - Emanuel Navarrete made quick work of Francisco De Vaca, stopping the overmatched fighter in round three Saturday...

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17
Aug

Bloodied Jessie Magdaleno outpoints Rafael Rivera by technical decision

LOS ANGELES - Featherweight contender Jessie Magdaleno won a technical decision over former world title challenger Rafael Rivera. With the victory,...

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17
Aug

Arnold Barboza Jr. stops late sub Ricky Sismundo after 4 rounds

LOS ANGELES - Junior welterweight contender Arnold Barboza, Jr. notched another victory Saturday night, stopping late-sub Ricky Sismundo after the...

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17
Aug

Tyson Fury says Deontay Wilder rematch is set for February 22

Tyson Fury says his anticipated rematch with Deontay Wilder will take place on February 22. Fury made the announcement on Friday...

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17
Aug

Podcast: Fistiandos with Evan Rutkowski, Ep 42: A look at ESPN’s and Top Rank’s 2019

Fistianados with Evan Rutkowski takes a look at the boxing world from the network executive point of view. Rutkowski, a...

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16
Aug

Emanuel Navarrete and Francisco De Vaca both make weight for 122-pound title clash

WBO 122-pound titlist Emanuel Navarrete wants to unify his division but, in the meantime, he still has to deal with Francisco De Vaca on Saturday night.

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16
Aug

Ferdinand Kerobyan to face Oscar Molina on August 30

On August 30, 147-pound prospect Ferdinand Kerobyan will attempt to come back from his first loss in the main event of a DAZN broadcast versus Oscar Molina.

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16
Aug

Jose Napoles, two time welterweight champion, dies at age 79

Jose Napoles, whose boxing style was so smooth he was known as Mantequilla, has died at age 79, the World...

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