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Tyson Fury Splits With Trainer Ahead Of Deontay Wilder Rematch

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Tyson Fury has split with trainer Ben Davison, the man many people credited for the heavyweight’s amazing weight transformation after taking a sabbatical away from boxing. The news will come as a shock to most boxing fans as Fury gears up for a highly anticipated rematch with Deontay Wilder early next year. Davison and Fury began working together at the …

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Michael Conlan Avenges Rio 2016 Defeat To Vladimir Nikitin

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Michael Conlan moved to 13-0 in the professional ranks after avenging his controversial loss at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio with a win over Vladimir Nikitin in Madison Square Garden.  On the night, Conlan eased to victory over the Russian with the scorecards reading 100-90, 99-91 and 98-92 to give the Belfast boxer a unanimous decision victory. In what …

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Joshua Set To Avoid Both Wilder & Fury In Next Two Fights

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I’ve got to speak to the IBF and the WBO and see who goes first. I think it sounds like it’s the IBF, For those of you hoping to see Anthony Joshua fight one of the heavyweight boxing’s biggest names in his next fight, look away now.  The Londoner is back on top of the world after regaining his heavyweight …

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Dennis Hogan Falls Short In World Title Fight Against Jermall Charlo

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Australian-based Irishman Dennis Hogan fell short in his bid to become the WBC Middleweight champion as the referee called a halt to his bout with Jermall Charlo in the seventh round.  Hogan was out-classed throughout the entirety of the fight at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn as Charlo stretch his impressive undefeated streak to 30-0. Despite moving up a weight …

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Quigley & McKenna Pick Up Impressive KOs In Strong Night For Irish

Jason Quigley and Aaron McKenna both landed impressive stoppage victories on Thursday night in California in what was a strong showing from the Irish pair. The duo featured on the undercard of a 12 fight card which emanated from The OC Hangar in Costa Mesa, California and featured a 12-round junior welterweight bout between Yves Ulysse Jr. and Ismael Barroso …

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Floyd Mayweather Reportedly Targeting Two Fights In 2020

Former five-weight world champion Floyd Mayweather is set to come out of retirement in 2020 and the 42-year-old reportedly wants two fights in the new year. Mayweather announced the news of his comeback on Instagram on Saturday outlining that he will be working alongside UFC promotor Dana White to “bring the world another spectacular event.” According to TMZ Sports, Mayweather …

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Canelo Crowned Four-Weight World Champion After Flattening Kovalev

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Canelo Álvarez cemented his spot at the top of the world’s best pound-for-pound pugilists by flattening Sergey Kovalev to claim the WBO light heavyweight title in Las Vegas. The Mexican stepped up two whole weight classes to face heavy hitter Kovalev. The fight may have lacked the action that fans desired from two of the game’s greats with the crowd …

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Katie Taylor Becomes Two-Weight World Champion With Classy Victory In Manchester

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Katie Taylor is a two-weight world champion. The Bray boxer achieved the feat with victory over Christina Linardatou in Manchester on Saturday night. After already cementing her legacy as the undisputed lightweight world champion, Taylor added the WBO super lightweight title to her impressive collection. The 2012 Olympic champion recorded her win via unanimous decision after a typically composed performance. …

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Everything You Need To Know Ahead Of Katie Taylor’s Date With Destiny

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The fighting pride of Ireland returns to the ring on Saturday as the undisputed lightweight champion of the world, Katie Taylor, attempts to become a two-weight world champion. The Bray pugilist will attempt to further cement her legacy as Ireland’s greatest ever boxer with a win over Christina Linardatou in Manchester. It marks the first fight for Taylor since defeating …

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Four Combat Athletes Who Stepped Up Weight Classes Ahead of Canelo v Kovalev

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As he prepares to challenge Sergey Kovalev for the WBO light heavyweight championship, Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez knows a little something about stepping up weight classifications. The Mexican is already a triple champion – someone who has held world titles in three different classes. Alvarez now tries to make the leap from middleweight going into this bout at the MGM Grand …

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Michael Carruth: “I’m Hoping This Is Her Last Fight”

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“As the old cliche says, thousands upon thousands of punches can make a career. One can end it.” There’s no sport quite as cutthroat as boxing with the life of a pugilist more often than not being one of struggle and strife. It takes years of blood, sweat and tears to reach the top but only one defeat to plummet …

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