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Watch: Micky Ward Vs Alfonso Sanchez & The Most Disrespectful Commentary In Boxing History

Micky Ward’s boxing career is so extraordinary that it was forever immortalised in the 2010 movie ‘The Fighter’ starring Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale.  However, during his career, (despite the fact that he went on to win multiple world titles) Ward was frequently looked down upon as an inferior boxer and castigated for some of his performances – none more …

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Katie Taylor’s Father Calls For Irish Champion To Retire After Battle With Jessica McCaskill

Katie Taylor’s father and former trainer, Pete Taylor, has called for his daughter to hang up her gloves and retire from boxing.  Although Katie Taylor is still establishing herself on the professional scene and only made her first WBA lightweight title defence on Wednesday night, her father believes it is time for the Irish champion to pack it in. Taylor …

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At Long Last, Showtime Announce Official May/Mac Pay-Per-View Numbers

Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor will not go down as the biggest pay-per-view sporting event in US history. In the weeks that followed Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather’s super fight, a clip of Dana White speaking with Urijah Faber appeared to show the UFC President claiming that the fight had been purchased 6.5 million times on pay-per-view. However, soon after …

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Watch: Two Incredible Moments From Katie Taylor’s Enthralling Battle With Jessica McCaskill

If you haven’t seen Katie Taylor’s WBA title bout with Jessica McCaskill, it is certainly worth checking out in full… Heading into her WBA lightweight title defence last night, Katie Taylor was the overwhelming favourite with most pundits predicting that the Irish champion would walk through her American opponent. However, Taylor was given a much tougher fight than most expected …

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Katie Taylor Posts Triumphant Twitter Message After Hard-Fought Title Defence

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Katie Taylor retained her WBA lightweight title in London on Wednesday night with a hard-fought victory over Jessica McCaskill. The bout with the American challenger went the distance but Taylor eventually one out on the judges’ scorecards with a unanimous points decision, preserving her undefeated streak since turning professional just over a year ago. She didn’t have it all her …

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Mayweather Claims A Jump To ‘Barbarian Sport’ MMA Could Make Him A Billionaire

During a sometimes offensive, often bizarre online Q&A recently, Floyd Mayweather Jr. teased fans with the idea of a run in MMA that he claims could move him from the obscene multi-multi-millionaire category to billionaire status. The once again supposedly retired boxer isn’t exactly short of a few shillings after he welcomed Conor McGregor across from the opposite side of …

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Watch: Tyson Fury Sends “Special Message” To Eddie Hearn

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Tyson Fury has been cleared to fight again in the ring, after serving a retrospective two-year ban. The former world heavyweight champion is training to get back in shape, and is adamant that he’ll win back some belts, gunning for Anthony Joshua. As he has not fought since his November 2015 shock win over Wladimir Klitschko, many are doubting whether …

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Michael Conlan Reveals His Massive Plans For 2018

Since turning professional earlier this year there has been no looking back for Michael Conlan. The Belfast native made a memorable debut in Madison Square Garden on St. Patrick’s Day with a stoppage victory and has since gone on to amass a 5-0 record. Conlan is showing absolutely no intentions of slowing down his rise up the ladder in the …

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Update On Rigondeaux’s Injury Makes Withdrawal From Lomachenko Bout Look Even Worse

Guillermo Rigondeaux did not suffer a broken hand in his WBO super-featherweight title fight with Ukrainian slickster Vasyl Lomachenko according to his promoters. The Cuban maestro chose to remain on his stool after the sixth round rather than going out to face his fellow two-time Olympic champion for a seventh at the Madison Square Garden Theater in New York City …

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Watch: Brendan Schaub Gives Bleak Assessment Of Conor McGregor’s Chances Against Manny Pacquiao

Brendan Schaub has given his rather grounded take on what exactly would happen if Conor McGregor returned to the boxing ring to face the legendary Manny Pacquiao. There are not many fighters in the sport of MMA who have quite as many viable and infinitely lucrative options on the table as the UFC’s lightweight champion Conor McGregor has right now …

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Kell Brook’s Opponent Announced Ahead Of March Return

Kell Brook will look to get his career back on track following back-to-back defeats as he competes in his third weight-class in as many contests on March 3rd. Brook took an audacious gamble last year, stepping up two divisions to take on Kazakh smashing machine Gennady Golovkin for the IBF and WBA middleweight titles. His toss of the dice didn’t …

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Watch: Irish Heavyweight Sean ‘Big Sexy’ Turner Scores Upset KO Win Over Former David Haye Foe

Former world amateur champion and Olympic bronze medalist Michael Conlan wasn’t the only Irish boxer in action on Saturday night. Conlan scored a convincing unanimous decision win over Argentina’s Luis Fernando Molina in a six-rounder on the undercard of the massive Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Guillermo Rigondeaux fight in New York, but in the hours before the Belfast boxer stepped into …

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Watch: Manny Pacquiao Promoter Bob Arum’s Latest Interview Should Spell The End Of McGregor Rumours

Manny Pacquiao sent speculation over a boxing match between himself and Conor McGregor taking place in Spring 2018 into overdrive this week with a suggestion that the fighters’ representatives were in negotiations to make it happen.  In the days which followed, the rumour mill began churning heavily. Was this fight really going to take place? Well, UFC boss Dana White …

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Scorn Heaped Upon Rigondeaux As He Pulls Out After Six Rounds Against Lomachenko

Two of the greatest amateurs of all time stepped into the professional ring to face each other inside the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night, for a match-up that had boxing purists salivating to the point of dehydration. Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Guillermo Rigondeaux, however, was bitterly anti-climactic, as a frustrated Rigondeaux resorted to holding and fouling before calling …

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Twitter Reacts As Michael Conlan Is Forced To Go The Distance For First Time As A Pro

Though he was clipped a few times in the opening round, Michael Conlan turned in perhaps the most polished and measured performance of his professional career thus far on Saturday night, topping durable Argentine Luis Fernando Molina via unanimous decision over six rounds in New York. Returning to the Theater at Madison Square Garden, the venue where he made his …

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