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The Kid and the Champ: The Tale of Jorge Castro-John David Jackson

10
Dec

The Kid and the Champ: The Tale of Jorge Castro-John David Jackson

The word spread out quickly on the streets. The Champ was in town, coaching a young fighter from the big...

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09
Dec

Best I Faced: Jorge Castro

Several adjectives come to mind when trying to define Jorge Castro. He is a “throwback” fighter. An “iron-chinned” warrior. An awkward...

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31
Jan

Was Sergey Kovalev a victim of Eleider Alvarez’s ‘luck’?

Former 175-pound titlist Sergey Kovalev claims his loss to Eleider Alvarez last summer is partially due to ‘a lucky punch.’ But what do other experts think?

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09
Aug

John David Jackson: ‘Without proper training, Kovalev got his ass whipped’

A lot of people were shocked at Sergey Kovalev’s capitulation against Eleider Alvarez – but his former trainer wasn’t one of them.

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28
Jun

The Travelin’ Man returns to Detroit: Part two

In Part Two of Lee Groves’ Detroit journal, the ‘Travelin’ Man’ counts punches for a Showtime tripleheader featuring Claressa Shields vs. Hanna Gabriels.

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24
Nov

Jim Lampley: ‘I don’t think I’d call Sergey Kovalev-Vyacheslav Shabranskyy a comeback fight’

Is Saturday’s 175-pound title fight between Sergey Kovalev and Vyacheslav Shabranskyy a comeback bout for ‘Krusher’? HBO’s Jim Lampley doesn’t think so.

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13
Nov

Sergey Kovalev: New coach, new attitude

After a less-than-amicable split with John David Jackson, former unified 175-pound titlist Sergey Kovalev has a new trainer and a new outlook.

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18
Sep

Sergey Kovalev: ‘I don’t need a coach’

Having split with John David Jackson, former 175-pound titlist Sergey Kovalev will face Vyacheslav Shabranskyy on November 25, with or without a trainer.

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16
Jun

Notebook: Tension reaches boiling point at Ward-Kovalev presser

Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev don’t like each other one bit but the distaste doesn’t stop there. It even extends to their trainers, managers and promoters.

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16
Jun

Head-to-Head: Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev II

The two best light heavyweights in the world go at it once again this Saturday in Las Vegas. Tom Gray gives his take on what we can expect in the sequel.

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