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Michael Conlan Confirms Rematch With Vladimir Nikitin In Belfast

Michael Conlan has today confirmed that he will face Vladamir Nikitin on August 16th at Falls Park, Belfast. The Belfast boxer confirmed the news via Instagram on Tuesday. It was reported last week that Conlan would be returning to his home city to fight professionally for just the second time with Nikitin being touted as a potential opponent. It has …

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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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Conlan ‘Conqueror’ Vladimir Nikitin Loses To Irish Boxer, Michael Rejoices On Twitter

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A little poetic justice was served at the National Stadium in Dublin on Friday, as Vladimir Nikitin, the Russian who infamously benefited from an atrocious decision to move past Ireland’s Michael Conlan and into a bronze-medal spot at last year’s Olympic games, was trumped by Galway boxer Patrick Mongan. Competing at lightweight, one weight-class and four kilograms up from where …

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Russian Boxer Vladimir Nikitin Receives BMW X3 After Defeating Michael Conlan At Olympics

Russian Olympian Vladimir Nikitin is set to receive a new BMW X3 after defeating Michael Conlan in the mens bantamweight division at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Nikitin defeated Conlan by unanimous decision in their Olympic quarter-final, which saw referee Kheira Sidi Yakoub stood down by the AIBA amidst widespread backlash regarding the decision. Nikitin’s bronze medal, which was awarded by default after the 26-year-old …

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