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Ilunga Makabu-Ryad Merhy set for September 30 in Kinshasa

14
Jul

Ilunga Makabu-Ryad Merhy set for September 30 in Kinshasa

News reached The Ring that WBC cruiserweight titleholder Ilunga Makabu will face Ryad Merhy at the Stade des Martyrs in...

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16
Feb

Ring Ratings Update: Jesse Rodriguez crashes 115, Keith Thurman returns to 147

Keith Thurman and Daniel Jacobs returned to action in February and both acquitted themselves well considering the amount of ring...

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01
Feb

The Neutral Corner: Episode 299 – Previews of Cuadras vs Rodriguez, Thurman vs Barrios

 On episode 299 of The Neutral Corner boxing podcast, host Michael Montero briefly gave his thoughts on the NFL playoffs,...

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29
Jan

Ilunga Makabu hangs on to WBC cruiserweight belt with split decision over Thabiso Mchunu

Ilunga Makabu retained his WBC cruiserweight title - and a potentially valuable chip in the division - by a controversial...

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26
Jan

Thabiso Mchunu aims to getting it right this time against Ilunga Makabu

Skilled southpaw Thabiso Mchunu will challenge IIunga Makabu for the WBC cruiserweight title at the Packard Music Hall, Warren, Ohio...

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25
Jan

Ilunga Makabu vows not to overlook Thabiso Mchunu despite potential Canelo dream fight looming

Heavy-handed WBC cruiserweight titleholder IIunga Makabu will face Thabiso Mchunu at the Packard Music Hall in Warren, Ohio on Saturday. Makabu,...

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10
Jan

Rumors of Canelo Alvarez and Jermall Charlo negotiating a May 5 bout are gaining traction

With a slower-than-usual January schedule fueled by COVID-related cancellations and other uncertainties, the boxing rumor mill is abuzz with talks...

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08
Jan

Ilunga Makabu-Thabiso Mchunu official for January 29, Trevor Bryan added to card

The January 29 cruiserweight rematch between WBC titleholder Ilunga Makabu and Thabiso Mchunu was officially announced Saturday afternoon. The 12-round bout,...

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24
Nov

Fighting Words — Crawford-Porter: The Crossroads and The End of The Road

It took a crossroads fight for Terence Crawford and Shawn Porter to cross the street. “Two sides of the street lead...

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16
Nov

The WBC announces mandatory challengers at convention

A meeting comprised of the head of the top four sanctioning bodies was recently held, in which the WBC announced its latest list of mandatory challengers.

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