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Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN debuted with a bang Thursday night as rising middleweight contender Jason “El Animal” Quigley (13-0, 10 KOs) took home the NABF middleweight championship, earning a hard-fought 10-round unanimous decision over a game Glen “Jersey Boy” […]Article: …
03.24 / 05:44
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Ireland’s Jason Quigley gained exposure and experience Thursday night in Golden Boy Promotions’ debut ESPN2 card, but Quigley’s expectations took a hit during the middleweight fight. Instead of beating up veteran Glen Tapia, who came to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio diminished by back-…
03.24 / 05:40
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By Joshua “City” Brewer The middleweight division, 160 pounds, will soon be welcoming a new contender. In an effort to prove this is a sport for ‘Lions Only’, simply the “Future of Boxing” Jermall... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]…
03.24 / 05:05
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Why is BJ Penn fighting again this year at…
03.24 / 04:25
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Money often is a huge issue in putting together mega-fights in the sport of boxing, and that appears to be the case for the potential bout between boxing champion Floyd Mayweather and UFC champion Conor McGregor.The egos involved in this situation are massive. Everyone wants their fair share of the money generated from the fight, and one legendary boxing promoter believes the UFC’s demands are too high.“I think the only impediment there is the UFC, because UFC…
03.24 / 04:21
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Anatoly Lomachenko’s philosophy is simple. There is always something new to learn from every fight. As the father-trainer of one the world’s best boxers prepares to send his son and two other Ukrainian fighters he’s coached since their amateur days to the top of an HBO-televised card in Maryl…
03.24 / 03:37
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Bellator is bringing their brand of mixed martial arts fighting to Madison Square Garden in New York City on Saturday, June 24. The event will broadcast live on Pay-Per-View and is headlined with a bad blood light heavyweight tilt between "The Bad Guy" Chael Sonnen and his arch-nemesis Wanderlei "The Axe Murderer" Silva. In the co-main event, "The Last Emperor" Fedor Emelianenko will return to action against former UFC heavyweight standout Matt Mitrione. The promotion has also added two…
03.24 / 01:52
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Legendary boxing promoter Bob Arum has revealed some interesting details regarding the proposed Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. boxing match. Arum says the UFC is the only obstacle to making the fight happen and that's because they want 50 percent of Conor's purse: "The only impediment there is UFC, because UFC doesn't treat fighters the same way boxing promoters do. In other words, UFC fighters get so much less than boxers do. They proposed a deal to Conor that on his share of …
03.24 / 01:52
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Cottrell won a first-round decision before falling in the second…
03.24 / 01:01
wvusports.com
When Hulk Hogan took to the film Rocky III to play the enraged fighter “Thunderlips,” it didn’t seem like the early wrestling star was doing very much acting. Sylvester Stallone took to Instagram to discuss what it was like working with Hulk Hogan (born Terry Bollea), an up-and-coming wrestler who was just as big as…
03.23 / 23:43
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Legacy Fighting Alliance returns once again to AXS TV Friday…
03.23 / 23:41
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Recent free agent signing Lorenz Larkin will receive a title shot in his first Bellator MMA…
03.23 / 23:41
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Joseph Benavidez will square off against Ben Nguyen at UFC Fight Night 110 in New Zealand on June 11, promotion officials announced on…
03.23 / 23:41
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Bellator MMA has confirmed four blockbuster bouts for its New York debut at Madison Square Garden on June 24.A light heavyweight grudge match between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva has been announced as the main event for the Bellator: NYC pay-per-view show, with a co-headliner featuring the legendary Fedor Emelianenko versus Matt Mitrione.Also on the pay-per-view card, lightweight champion Michael Chandler will fight Brent Primus, while Douglas Lima looks for his first welterweight…
03.23 / 23:36
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Goldberg is preparing for his upcoming Universal Championship match with Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 33. The 50-year-old WWE legend has enlisted the help of one of the world's strongest men Robert Oberst for motivation in the gym. And Goldberg has also been working his Muay Thai, which he says he has done regularly for the last 15 years. Will it be enough to get through The Beast Incarnate? We will find out on April 2. https://youtu.be/CKmiUCk7am8 Here's an older video of Goldberg …
03.23 / 23:32
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Former flyweight title challengers Joseph Benavidez and John Moraga will be in action when the UFC heads to Auckland, New Zealand, on June 11.The No. 1 contender Benavidez will fight Brisbane resident Ben Nguyen, while Moraga takes on Australian newcomer Ashkan Mokhtarian.The UFC announced the bouts Thursday.Next to divisional champion Demetrious Johnson, Benavidez has been the hottest fighter at 125 pounds. He has won six straight, including a split-decision victory over fellow contender…
03.23 / 22:23
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Lorenz Larkin isn't wasting any time in his new promotion."The Monsoon" recently signed with Bellator MMA after a 10-fight run with the UFC, and his debut will be June 24 against welterweight champion Douglas Lima at Madison Square Garden, according to Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times.Larkin broke out as a contender at 170 pounds with a five fight stretch that saw him go 4-1 including a first-round TKO of top-10 ranked Neil Magny in what would be Larkin's last Octagon appearance. The…
03.23 / 21:23
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???????????? This made us laugh A post shared by Mickey Gall (@mickeygall) on Mar 23, 2017 at 10:08am PDT Mickey Gall got a little more than he bargained for when he was seated next to former UFC women's bantamweight champion Miesha Tate at UFC Fight Night 107 on Saturday.The two fighters popped up on the broadcast and one clever internet denizen decided to capture the image to use in a mock screenshot that suggested the pair are involved in an entirely different and slightly more unsavory brand
03.23 / 21:23
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Like many other people right now, boxing great Sugar Ray Leonard has an opinion on what would – or will – happen, when boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather meets UFC legend Conor McGregor. But don’t think for one minute that the […]Article: Box…
03.23 / 20:54
eastsideboxing.com
This past Saturday night, March 18 at The Mecca of Boxing, Madison Square Garden, in front of a packed house of 19,939 boxing fans and millions watching worldwide, GENNADY “GGG” GOLOVKIN improved to 37-0 with 33 knockouts with a superb […]Article: Box…
03.23 / 20:54
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