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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: 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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Oscar De La Hoya Slams Mayweather-McGregor, Gets Destroyed By Dana White & John Kavanagh

The Golden Boy Promotions head honcho had some choice words concerning Saturday’s boxing match-up between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor and was met with some even stronger words from two of MMA’s finest. Oscar De La Hoya has a longer history with Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather than most and with the unbeaten superstar set to take on pro-debutant Conor McGregor in …

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Eight Premier League Players Nominated For ‘Golden Boy’ Award

HULL, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: Marcus Rashford of Manchester United celebrates scoring his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Hull City and Manchester United at KCOM Stadium on August 27, 2016 in Hull, England. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Italian publication Tuttosport have this morning published the full list of nominees for their annual Golden Boy award. The award, created in 2003, is voted on by sports journalists from select publications across Europe, to a player under the age of 21 who is deemed to have had the most impressive calendar year (i.e. the back end of last season …

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European Football: 6 Players Who Could Win The 2016 Golden Boy Award

SHANGHAI, CHINA - JULY 22: Daley Blind of Manchester United competes for the ball with Ousmane Dembele of Borussia Dortmund during the International Champions Cup match between Manchester United and Borussia Dortmund at Shanghai Stadium on July 22, 2016 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

With the new season rapidly approaching, we preview six young players who could win the European Golden Boy award come December. Ousmane Dembélé (Borussia Dortmund) Dembele is just one of Dortmund’s eight new signings, but could potentially be the most important in the years to come. The young French attacking midfield is capable of playing on either flank or even in …

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Three Man United Players Nominated For Golden Boy Award

The shortlist of the Golden Boy award has been announced, and three Manchester United players have made the cut. The Golden Boy is awarded on an annual basis to the best footballer under the age of 21 plying his trade in Europe. It is extremely prestigious, with former winners going on to achieve great things, including Paul Pogba, Wayne Rooney, Sergio …

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Miguel Cotto And Saul “Canelo” Alvarez To Fight November 21

After months of negotiation, Miguel Cotto vs Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is a done deal. The fight, which is for the true middleweight championship of the world, will take place on November 21st at the Mandalay Bay events centre in Las Vegas, according to co-promoters Roc Nation Sports and Golden Boy promotions. It was no secret that this fight was in …

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