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Andre Ward Shocks The Boxing World By Announcing Retirement

Andre Ward

Andre Ward has announced a shock retirement from professional boxing, after a flawless career. The California native scored 33 wins and no defeats in a glittered career. Ward, widely regarded as one of the top pound-for-pound boxers on the planet, also enjoyed a top amateur career, winning Olympic gold in 2004. He cited his body no longer being up to the …

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Watch: Canelo Downplays GGG’s Power – “He’s Not The Monster Everybody Was Talking About”

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez spoke about the power of his recent opponent Gennady Golovkin and gave an insight into how he feels about the hype surrounding the Kazakhstani’s punches. All things considered, last night’s super-fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin delivered on all fronts. From start-to-finish, the fight’s momentum swung back-and-forth and though some serious controversy remains over the judges’ …

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Watch: Joe Rogan Reacts Live To Canelo/GGG Decision Straight After Predicting A Corrupted Outcome

Joe Rogan watched Canelo/GGG live and correctly predicted that a controversial decision would occur, despite the fact that virtually everyone gave the fight to the Kazakhstani, Gennady Golovkin. The biggest boxing matchup of the year is now in the past but even though fans were treated to a riveting encounter between two of the very best in the business, massive …

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Watch: Teddy Atlas Goes Absolutely Berserk Over Golovkin Vs. Alvarez Decision

Veteran boxing analyst Teddy Atlas went off on one of his infamous rants on Saturday night, shortly after the middleweight title fight between Gennady Golovkin and Saul Alvarez at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas was controversially declared a draw. Most felt that Golovkin’s aggression, pressure and consistency had earned him a points victory over the more accurate but less …

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Twitter Rages At One Particular Judge As Golovkin – Alvarez Ends In Controversial Draw

Gennady Golovkin vs. Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez – the fight – lived up to the hype that preceded it. Unfortunately, the scorecards ensured that boxing also lived up to a rather dirty reputation it has long held, especially among more casual fans – a reputation for producing regular confusion, controversy and baffling decisions in big fights, to the point that many …

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Watch: Young Heavyweight Phenom Daniel Dubois Displays Disgusting Power In KO Victory

Daniel Dubois celebrates victory

Could Daniel Dubois become the next Anthony Joshua? It’s a remarkable talking point given that AJ is still a young man himself at 27-years-old, but fellow British heavyweight Daniel Dubois is showcasing similar skills in his early professional outings. Once set to compete at the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo, the Londoner opted to turn professional instead, and now boasts …

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Willie Monroe Jr. Issues Angry Response To Incident Involving Billy Joe Saunders’ Son

Willie Monroe Jr. has threatened to sue Billy Joe Saunders, the Englishman’s promoter Frank Warren and even the British Boxing Board of Control over a bizarre incident that took place on Friday. Monroe challenges Saunders for his WBO middleweight title at the Copper Box Arena in London tonight, but at yesterday’s weigh-ins it was the fists of Saunders’ son that …

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Forget Canelo & GGG, Billy Joe Saunders Is The Middleweight With The Most On The Line This Weekend

As most are aware, this weekend will see one of the biggest middleweight fights of all time as Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez takes on Gennady Golovkin. The winner will take home all available middleweight honours, barring the WBO title. Interestingly, that strap will also be on the line this weekend as Billy Joe Saunders takes on Willie Monroe Jnr. Billy Joe …

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Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez’s Five Greatest Knockouts

Yesterday, we brought you Gennady Golovkin’s five greatest knockouts. Today, we list the five best from his upcoming opponent Saul ‘Canelo Alvarez. ____ Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez Alvarez, who made the jump to the paid ranks when he was 16 and has at just 27 already competed in 51 pro bouts, isn’t quite the puncher that Golovkin is, but he has …

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Watch: The Final Canelo Alvarez/Gennady Golovkin Faceoff Ahead Of Saturday’s Showdown

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin faced off for the final time before their eagerly anticipated showdown in Las Vegas this Saturday night. There have been few fights in recent years that have generated as much buzz as this weekend’s Canelo/GGG contest and though many are split down the middle about who will come away with the victory, pretty …

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Gennady Golovkin’s Five Greatest Knockouts

This weekend, plutonium-fisted middleweight masochists Gennady Golovkin and Saul Alvarez meet in a title fight that has boxing fans the world over salivating to the point of dangerous dehydration. It’s a fight that hasn’t been built up by a promotional blitzkrieg akin to the recent Mayweather vs. McGregor world tour – which is fortunate because neither man possesses the comedic …

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John Joe Nevin Announces His Return To The Ring

15 November 2014; John Joe Nevin, left, exchanges punches with Jack Heath during their featherweight bout. Return of The Mack, 3Arena, Dublin. Picture credit: Ramsey Cardy / SPORTSFILE (Photo by Sportsfile/Corbis via Getty Images)

Olympic silver medalist John Joe Nevin has announced he will make his return to the boxing ring on September 29 after a 13-month absence. The 29-year-old’s fight will take place in the Tolworth Recreation Centre in London. The Irishman has a professional record of eight wins, four of which were TKOs, and zero defeats. Cant wait for it getting closer …

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Watch: Canelo Alvarez And Gennady Golovkin In Action

One of the most anticipated fights in years takes place this Saturday night as Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and ‘GGG’ Gennady Golovkin finally come face-to-face in the ring. With just one loss between them in 88 fights, Canelo (49-1-1, 34 KO) and GGG (37-0, 33 KO) truly represent the pinnacle of boxing. September 16 represents a reprieve for hardcore boxing fans, …

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