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    The Haunting Of Dinamita

    Boxing continues to be the sport where aging athletes and ex-champions never retire but instead keep holding out for one more dance in the spotlight, not to mention ...

    On October 12, 2016 / By
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    PBC’s Hard Lessons

    Last week two high profile articles hit the web describing in almost grotesque detail the way Premier Boxing Champions—Al Haymon’s infamous boxing league—has been bled nearly dry. The ...

    On October 3, 2016 / By
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    His Own Worst Enemy

    I think it’s safe to say that Tyson Fury was not taking his rematch with Wladimir Klitschko as seriously as he should have. As we now all know, ...

    On October 2, 2016 / By
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    The Doctors Are Wrong

    Nothing will kill boxing and nothing can save it.    — Larry Merchant The doctors shake their heads as they look over the unconscious patient. No question, he ...

    On September 30, 2016 / By
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    Hagler: On His Own Terms

    It remains to this day one of the more controversial fights in boxing history. No, there was no long count. Nor was there the sudden appearance of a ...

    On September 24, 2016 / By
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    Respect For Brook And Cuadras

    Only in boxing can a man be criticized for doing a poor job after fracturing his opponent’s eye socket. Sure enough, Gennady “GGG” Golovkin messed up Kell “Special ...

    On September 12, 2016 / By


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    Remembering The Hawk

    2016 has not been kind to boxing. We’ve lost a number of great fighters, not to mention the colossal living legend that was Muhammad Ali. But most recently, ...

    On October 20, 2016 / By
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    Aaron Pryor: 1955-2016

    As it was with his great rival, Alexis Arguello, who also died far too young, we find ourselves alarmed to be reading tributes for Aaron Pryor, who succumbed ...

    On October 10, 2016 / By
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    Another Burns’ Night in Glasgow

    Promoter Eddie Hearn has not always saw fit to book Glasgow’s premier events venue, the SSE Hydro, for Ricky Burns and last night was only the second time ...

    On October 8, 2016 / By
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    Troubled Heavyweights

    The past few weeks have not been good ones for the lineal heavyweight champion of the world. Tyson Fury, who appeared poised to become a major sports superstar ...

    On October 7, 2016 / By
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    The Weekend That Was

    On Friday night, ShoBox: The New Generation featured four matches from Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma. In the main event, Radivoje “Hot Rod” Kalajdzic (22-1), making his ...

    On September 26, 2016 / By
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    The Weekend That Was

    In a stunning upset on Saturday, upstart cruiserweight Oleksandr Usyk (10-0, 9 KOs) shocked previously undefeated WBO world champion Krzysztof Glowacki (26-1, 16 KOs) via clear-cut unanimous decision ...

    On September 18, 2016 / By

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    Kovalev vs Ward: Beyond A Punch

    In one month, a major clash and maybe the best match of the year, goes down in Vegas. It’s a showdown between two of the best in the ...

    On October 17, 2016 / By
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    Switching Stances With Marvin Hagler

    As we conclude our Four Kings series, we appreciate anew how each of the four champions — Duran, Leonard, Hearns and Hagler — were multi-faceted talents, but perhaps ...

    On September 24, 2016 / By
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    Cunning Canelo Too Much For Beefy?

    This weekend we have a match-up which, when you sit back and give it a long, hard look, is nothing short of confounding. In fact, for those who ...

    On September 15, 2016 / By
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    Lee Wylie On Golovkin vs Brook

    Gennady Golovkin vs Kell Brook: Strategic & Tactical Considerations Kell Brook: Golovkin is renowned for his ability to hit and hurt with either hand, so Brook must utilize enough ...

    On September 8, 2016 / By
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    Vasyl Lomachenko: The Tricks

    Having already gifted us excellent videos on virtually every top technical pugilist in the game today, including Roman Gonzalez, Gennady Golovkin, Guillermo Rigondeaux, Andre Ward, Canelo Alvarez and Floyd ...

    On June 23, 2016 / By
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    Ali: The Fighter

    1. What tactics or skills were most crucial to Muhammad Ali’s boxing success? Distance and Timing: By leaning forward at the waist, Ali could, almost at will, cause ...

    On June 16, 2016 / By

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