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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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Video: Mayweather Gives First Extended Interview Since McGregor Showdown

After cementing his place as arguably the greatest boxer of all time following his tenth-round victory over Conor McGregor last month, Floyd Mayweather has given his first interview since the historic showdown when appearing on the Steve Harvey Show. In what was a short but sweet conversation, the undefeated boxer touched upon a number of different issues, ranging from his …

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Eddie Hearn Confirms Katie Taylor Will Face WBA Lightweight Champ On October 28th

As expected, Katie Taylor will challenge for world honours on the undercard of IBF and WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua’s title fight with Bulgaria’s Kubrat Pulev at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff on October 28th. Taylor’s promoter Eddie Hearn announced today that the Bray boxer’s opponent will be WBA lightweight champion Anahi Esther Sanchez of Argentina. Delighted to announce @KatieTaylor …

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One Of McGregor’s Recent Sparring Partners Almost Caused A Huge Upset Last Night In Vegas

Dashon Johnson, who spent a number of weeks working as a sparring partner to Conor McGregor ahead of the UFC lightweight champion’s professional boxing debut last month, almost caused a huge upset against Peter ‘Kid Chocolate’ Quillin in Las Vegas on Friday night. Johnson, who took the light-heavyweight bout on just a few days notice and went in sporting an …

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Watch: Michael ‘Venom’ Page Took A Cheeky Swipe At Conor McGregor Earlier This Week

Bellator MMA welterweight star Michael ‘Venom’ Page took a cheeky little swipe at UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor during a press conference in London earlier this week. It was announced in July that Page had signed with Hayemaker Ringstar and that he intended to attempt the difficult transition from the MMA cage to the boxing ring at some point before …

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