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Jarrell Miller Returns ‘Adverse Findings’ In Drugs Test

Anthony Joshua’s next opponent, Jarrell Miller, has returned an “adverse finding” in a drug-testing sample, according to promoter, Eddie Hearn. The American boxer is due to fight Joshua in a heavyweight title unification bout on June 1 in Madison Square Garden, having never fought for a world title before. The random drugs test, carried out by the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association …

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Breaking: Katie Taylor Confirmed For Massive Test Against Delfine Persoon

Katie Taylor has been confirmed for a massive title-unification showdown against the WBC champion, Delfine Persoon in Madison Square Garden on June 1. The fight will take place on the main-card of Anthony Joshua’s heavyweight title defense against Jarrell Miller. Taylor will face off against by far the biggest test of her career to date, the fourth-ranked pound-for-pound boxer in …

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Watch: Lomachenko Crushes Crolla In Superb Fourth Round KO Win

Vasyl Lomachenko continued to prove his pound-for-pound greatness as he completely outclassed British boxer Anthony Crolla last night. There are levels to this game and after last night’s showing in the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, no one will understand that more than the latest man to cross paths with Hi-Tech. The fight itself wasn’t overly competitive by any …

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Conlan Wants To Drop A Weight Class & Fight For World Title In 2019

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Michael Conlan has confirmed he plans to drop down to super-bantamweight and fight for a World title before the end of 2019. Conlan moved to 11-0 following his dismantling of Ruben Hernandez Garcia in Madison Square Garden on St. Patrick’s Day and has now outlined his plans to drop from featherweight to super-bantamweight and fight for a World title before …

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Watch: Paulie Malignaggi Slaps Artem Lobov At Heated Media Event

There is a weird rivalry brewing between former World champion boxer, Paulie Malignaggi and SBG fighter, Artem Lobov and it just went up a notch… Malignaggi has been a long-time rival of Lobov’s main training partner, Conor McGregor after the pair became involved in some heated trash talk following Malignaggi’s involvement in McGregor’s camp ahead of his landmark fight with …

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Jono Carroll Displays Immense Heart Despite World Title Defeat

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Jono Carroll fought hard but fell short in his first attempt at becoming World Champion losing via unanimous decision to Tevin Farmer in their IBF World Championship showdown in Philadelphia this morning.  Carroll started the fight very aggressive such is his nature, while Farmer hung back and looked to pick holes in the Dunshaughlin man. The first half the fight …

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Michael Conlan: “The Irish Public Know Me Because I Was F*cked Over”

“AIBA cheats, the f**king cheats. That’s me, I’ll never box for AIBA again, they’re cheating bastards, they’re paying everybody,” _____ August 16th, 2016, should have been the worst day of Michael Conlan’s boxing career. At the time it certainly felt like it. It unquestionably still hurts. Two and a half years on, as a now professional Michael Conlan prepares for …

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Everything You Need To Know About Katie Taylor’s Fight Tonight

Irish boxer Katie Taylor takes on Brazilian Rose Volante in Philadelphia tonight as she looks to add the WBO lightweight title to her WBA and IBF crowns. The Bray native enters the fight as the favourite but she faces a tough task against 14-0 Volante at Temple University, Philadelphia tonight. Here is everything you need to know about Katie Taylor‘s latest …

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Michael Conlan On Nikitin Rematch: “It’s In Works For Belfast This Year”

Irish boxer Michael Conlan has opened up on a potential rematch with his old rival Vladimir Nikitin, explaining that a grudge match between the pair is “in the works for Belfast this year.” Conlan was defeated by the Russian in incredibly controversial circumstances during the bantamweight quarter-finals of the 2016 Olympics in Rio. The Belfast native appeared to have comfortably won …

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Kellie Harrington On Joining Pro Ranks: “It Could Be A Possibility”

AIBA gold medallist Kellie Harrington has not ruled out a move to the professional boxing ranks following the Olympics in Tokyo in 2020. Harrington must still qualify for next Summer’s games despite her gold medal at the AIBA World Championships in November but outlined that in the future, turning professional is something she is considering, providing, of course, the offer …

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