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11
Jun

ShoBox: Where no show had gone before

AN UNLIKELY BOXING INSTITUTION AND ITS 20-YEAR JOURNEY WAS SPAWNED OVER A DINNER BETWEEN A PROMOTER AND A NETWORK EXECUTIVE Gary Shaw shook...

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10
Jun

Claressa Shields wins her MMA debut—coming back from the brink to do it

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ—Claressa Shields was a curiosity again. The two-time Olympic gold medalist stepped through a time capsule and walked...

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10
Jun

Kirkland Laing, known for upset win over Roberto Duran, dies at age 66

Kirkland Laing, best known for his signature upset victory over the legendary Roberto Duran in September 1982, died Wednesday at...

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09
Jun

Brittney Elkin could go from bartender to spoiler in Claressa Shields’ MMA debut

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Last Saturday, Brittney Elkin was holding court in the empty lobby of a boxing venue, Philadelphia’s 2300...

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09
Jun

Lewis Ritson feels new and improved ahead of IBF 140-pound eliminator against Jeremias Ponce

Lewis Ritson returns to action for the first time since his disputed victory over Mexican veteran Miguel Vazquez in October. Ritson...

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08
Jun

The Neutral Corner: Episode 269 Recap (Did I miss anything by passing on Mayweather-Paul?)

On episode 269 of The Neutral Corner boxing podcast, host Michael Montero returned after a one-week hiatus and caught up...

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08
Jun

Claressa Shields: Future boxing hall of famer braced for MMA debut against Brittney Elkin

Claressa Shields, just 4½ years and 11 fights into her professional boxing career, already has significant achievements in the sport. The...

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07
Jun

Jeremiah Nakathila undaunted ahead of mission impossible showdown with Shakur Stevenson

Unheralded Jeremiah Nakathila will face former WBO featherweight titlist Shakur Stevenson in a scheduled 12-round junior lightweight contest at Virgin...

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06
Jun

I’ll watch the Mayweather v Logan Paul bout with air of acceptance, or is it resignation

For a few years, I’ve done a thing on Twitter where I ask people how pumped up they are for...

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06
Jun

The doctor is in: Devar Ferhadi balances medicine with mayhem

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Devar Ferhadi has the time ticking in his head. It’s a precious phase, because the undefeated 26-year-old...

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