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The Travelin’ Man goes to Shields vs. Hammer: Part Two

16
Apr

The Travelin’ Man goes to Shields vs. Hammer: Part Two

In Part Two of Lee Groves’ latest journal entry, the ‘Travelin’ Man’ counts punches for a Showtime card featuring Claressa Shields vs. Christina Hammer.

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16
Apr

The Travelin’ Man goes to Shields vs. Hammer: Part One

In Part One of Lee Groves’ latest journal entry, the ‘Travelin’ Man’ experiences a boxing-packed weekend prior to a Showtime tripleheader in Atlantic City.

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13
Apr

Claressa Shields dominates Hammer, makes history as first female Ring champion

ATLANTIC CITY — Claressa Shields kept extending her arm and asking anyone in an already-crowded ring to pinch her, as...

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12
Apr

Dougie’s Friday mailbag (Lomachenko-Crolla, Shields-Hammer)

LOMACHENKO AND SHIELDS-HAMMER BREAKDOWN Hey Doug, hope all is well with you and the family. I'm looking forward to seeing Vasiliy Loma...

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10
Apr

Youngest brother Otto Wallin grew up with a great incentive to fight

The internal tolerance gauge came early for Otto Wallin, and sometimes accompanied with teary eyed pain. But that’s what older...

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10
Apr

Unbeaten heavyweight Jermaine Franklin not intimidated by Rydell Booker’s experience

Jermaine Franklin admits there was a time when he was the rolly-polly kid. He was about 300 pounds when he...

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10
Apr

Is Claressa Shields-Christina Hammer the biggest fight in women’s boxing history?

Lee Groves speaks to leading women’s boxing authority Mark A. Jones about Shields-Hammer and analyzes the bout’s historical significance.

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09
Apr

Christina Hammer could present some problems for Claressa Shields

Christina Hammer dismisses it—and you get the sense that she genuinely believes WBA/WBC/IBF middleweight Claressa Shields is no real match...

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09
Apr

Claressa Shields has never been afraid to speak her mind or back up her talk

Claressa Shields has never had a problem talking. The two-time Olympic gold medalist has never had a problem backing up...

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