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Kelly Swanson Thanks everybody for joining us. What an exciting conference call we have today. We’re talking about Carl Frampton versus Leo Santa Cruz, the rematch, as well as Dejan Zlaticanin versus Mikey Garcia. I just want to mention that SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING is Saturday, January 28 live on SHOWTIME. It’s a doubleheader presented in association with Premier Boxing Champions and live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Tickets are still on … Read Art…
01.21 / 05:20
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Longtime boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao is open to fighting UFC sensation Conor McGregor if the latter's hyped cross-sport encounter with Floyd Mayweather Jr. doesn't come to fruition. Edward Chaykovsky of Boxing Scene passed along comments Pac-Man made while speaking to Fox Sports about the rumored showdown between Mayweather and McGregor. He admitted he's open to stepping into the conversation if those talks fall apart, but only on his terms. "In boxing? In boxing [I would fight…
01.20 / 17:42
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LOS ANGELES – Legend vs. legend. The Huntington Beach Bad Boy vs. The Bad Guy. The Bellator 170 light heavyweight main event between former UFC champion Tito Ortiz and three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen certainly isn’t lacking for…
01.20 / 10:17
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“Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN” Debuts March 23 on ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes – Includes 18 Fights in Year One ESPN and Golden Boy Promotions today announced a multi-year, international agreement for a series of fights to be televised live on ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes. The first fight, from Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California, is March 23. Fighters on the card will be announced soon. “We are excited to announce this new agreement … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
01.19 / 20:49
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Is 2017 the year when outspoken former British middleweight champ Chris Eubank Junior gets in with the elite fighters? Once again, the once-beaten contender is saying all the right things; stating how he wants to fight not only middleweight king Gennady Golovkin but also IBF super-middleweight ruler James DeGale and, in a rematch of his sole pro defeat, WBO middleweight champ Billy Joe Saunders. Of course we’ve heard it all before from Eubank, and he … Read ArticleArticle: …
01.19 / 15:55
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RIVERSIDE – Between fielding questions in a recent interview about his upcoming fight against Emmanuel Sanchez, slated for Saturday at Bellator 170 at the Forum, Georgi Karakhanyan paused to reflect on the overall state of affairs in mixed m…
01.19 / 05:26
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IBO-World champion Marco Huck will fight on April 1st against the still unbeaten Latvian Mairis Briedis for the WBC-World championship in the Cruiserweight division. The unification fight for the IBO and WBC World titles will take place in Germany, Dortmund Westfalenhalle which provides place for 12.000 people that evening. RTL will broadcast the fight live. The unification fight for the belts of the IBO and WBC became feasible due to the transition of the actual … Read…
01.18 / 19:40
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It was without a doubt THE best heavyweight fight of last year. It was the 12 round war rival British heavies Dillian Whyte and Dereck Chisora engaged in in December, and almost as soon as the oh, so close points victory was awarded to Whyte, fans began asking for a part two. In fact, according to Chisora – who believes he should have had his hand raised after the 36 minutes of electrifying warfare was … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
01.18 / 17:12
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