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Returning to action for the first time in just over a year, and since being shot in a shocking attack last summer, former IBF heavyweight champ “Prince” Charles Martin got back to winning ways last night in Tunica, Mississippi. The […]Article: Box…
04.26 / 15:27
eastsideboxing.com
Deontay Wilder will be among the 90,000 who’ll attend Saturday’s Anthony Joshua-Wladimir Klitschko heavyweight title fight at Wembley Stadium, and his sentiments on the bout are part of the magnetic appeal. “My heart is for Joshua, but my mind says Klitschko,” said Wilder, the unbeaten World Boxing…
04.26 / 15:22
latimes.com
Ric Flair took to Twitter last night to tell fans that his fiance' Wendy was in a car accident that sent her to the hospital. Ric Flair® ✔ @RicFlairNatrBoy Please Pray for my Fiancé who was just in a serious car wreck. She is at the Hospital 8:56 PM - 25 Apr 2017 Thankfully he posted a positive update this morning. Ric Flair® ✔ @RicFlairNatrBoy Wendy Will Be Ok! Thank You For All Of Your Messages And Prayers!!!! 8:06 AM - 26 Apr 2017 We wish her a speedy recovery Ric. Whoooo…
04.26 / 14:49
prommanow.com
Remember, these statements are being treated as rumors and the source would only speak under the protection of anonymity. We cannot independently verify these statements, but do see value in them. One of the big discussion points was the baffling booking of matches today. Here's what he said: The booking issues are a combination of a number of things. The creative team may have ideas, but they are under scrutiny by things like if they are family friendly and how much merch they can sell. …
04.26 / 14:49
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Klitschko Vs Joshua – A Few Thoughts. There has been a lot written and said about the upcoming Anthony Joshua Vs Wladimir Klitschko fight. Some have said this is a “passing of the torch” fight, others that Joshua will finally […]Article: Box…
04.26 / 14:25
eastsideboxing.com
The ringwalks for Saturday’s Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko heavyweight blockbuster event are set for 4:35 p.m. ET/1:35 p.m. PT with the first bell scheduled for 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT from Wembley Stadium in London. SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING pre-fight […]Article: B…
04.26 / 14:25
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Floyd “Make It Rain” Mayweather, JR. is back in the news once again!  Read HERE. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! …
04.26 / 05:52
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Fighters featured on the undercards of the highly anticipated Canelo vs. Chavez, Jr. showdown today hosted a Los Angeles media workout at City of Angels Boxing ahead of their upcoming fights on May 6 at T-Mobile Arena, live on HBO […]Article: …
04.26 / 04:35
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Welterweight contender Yordenis Ugas (19-3, 9 KOs) scored a dominant second round stoppage of Nelson Lara (17-8, 7 KOs) in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions TOE-TO-TOE TUESDAYS on FS1 and BOXEO DE CAMPEONES on FOX Deportes Tuesday night […]Article: …
04.26 / 04:35
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It's time for another edition of 411 Fact or Fiction MMA! This week, Robert Winfree and Jeffrey Harris battle it out over Cub Swanson's win against Artem Lobov, Al Iaquinta crying over his pay grade, Conor McGregor making $75 million, and much…
04.26 / 04:19
411mania.com
Cris Cyborg has the UFC in her crosshairs.In a Tuesday Twitter spiel, the featherweight stalwart unloaded on her employer's purported lack of interest in capitalizing on her star power, claiming that not only did the UFC let her toil in Invicta FC while the likes of former women's bantamweight champion Holly Holm reaped the benefits of the promotional limelight, but that president Dana White and commentator Joe Rogan didn't help her case in the court of public opinion:My next fight will be…
04.26 / 02:04
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No man is safe from the zany ire of "Raging" Al Iaquinta.The lightweight opened up old wounds after dispatching Diego Sanchez at UFC Fight Night 108 last week, and while his longstanding gripes with the promotion appeared to have culminated in an expletive-laced tirade Monday, Iaquinta took things several steps further with a Twitter rant a day later.The 29-year-old took aim at everyone from past foes Kevin Lee and Mitch Clarke to purported promotional golden boy Sage Northcutt, even…
04.26 / 01:04
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Former heavyweight world champion Wladimir Klitschko spent several secluded weeks training in the bitter cold of snowy Austria for his Saturday bout in London against unbeaten champion Anthony Joshua. His camp in Austria was a far cry from Los Angeles, where he lives with the actress Hayden…
04.26 / 00:34
latimes.com
The last time former UFC and Invicta FC strawweight champion Carla Esparza knocked out an opponent is when she stopped Lynn Alvarez in the first-round at Invicta FC 3 back in 2012. However, the 29-year-old "Cookie Monster" recently gave a fan a solid left hook to the jaw that might have KO'd a lesser opponent, especially if they hadn't asked for the former champ to take it easy on them. Fans asking for UFC fighters to leg kick them, choke them or punch them in the arm is nothing new. …
04.26 / 00:00
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Henderson’s Jerry Izenberg will be signing his new book “Once There Were Giants — The Golden Age of Heavyweight Boxing” at 5 p.m. Friday at Barnes & Noble, 567 N. Stephanie, in…
04.25 / 23:13
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Senior Dylan Cottrell enters as the No. 8 seed at 165…
04.25 / 23:07
wvusports.com
UFC Fight Night 108 attracted an average audience of 745,000 viewers to Fox Sports 1 this past Saturday, according…
04.25 / 22:57
sherdog.com
For Joanna Jedrzejczyk, the battle is often won before she steps in the Octagon.The UFC strawweight champ has made a habit of staring daggers into her opponents during pre-fight media rounds and weigh-ins, and as she recently told FOX Sports' Damon Martin, her displays of gamesmanship are meant to sniff out her opponent's jitters."I like to look deep into my opponent’s eyes, I want to look into the soul, I want to see the fear," Jedrzejczyk said.The 29-year-old's logic echoes that of the D…
04.25 / 22:51
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Bellator MMA on Tuesday announced several bouts for the Spike-televised and preliminary portions of the promotion’s historic event on June 2…
04.25 / 21:41
sherdog.com
One of the UFC's longest-tenured fighters has some grievances to air.Prior to being slapped with a two-year ban by USADA for a doping violation dating back to last spring, former heavyweight champion Frank Mir worked tirelessly to clear his name, even paying out of pocket to test supplements that may have done him in.Monday on "The MMA Hour," the 37-year-old told Ariel Helwani the UFC bosses hadn't contacted him during the ordeal, and suspected they would've if the Fertitta brothers still…
04.25 / 21:35
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