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Errol Spence’s overall goal on Saturday night is to knockout IBF welterweight champion Kell “Special K” Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) in front of his own British fans at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England. Spence, 27, doesn’t want to beat Brook […]Article: Boxing2…
05.26 / 22:04
eastsideboxing.com
Michael Conlan’s magnetism filled Madison Square Garden’s Theater on St. Patrick’s Day, and the Irish featherweight boxer now moves on to Chicago on Friday night with an eye on Australia. “I’m just a kid from Belfast who’s trying to do big things in America and it’s a complete honor,” Conlan told…
05.26 / 21:59
latimes.com
In an interview with FightHype (via MMA Fighting), Executive Vice President of Showtime Sports Stephen Espinoza said that the goal is to have the…
05.26 / 21:40
411mania.com
In an interview with MMA Junkie, Max Holloway openly wondered if Conor McGregor would return to the UFC should he get a fight with…
05.26 / 21:40
411mania.com
There is no doubt that Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin is the fight fans have been wanting to see for a few years. They are two of the top boxers in the world, and a meeting between them should produce an incredible fight. And Oscar De La Hoya is banking on that. De La Hoya, whose Golden Boy Promotions backs Canelo, says he thinks the September fight between the two top boxers will generate close to three million pay-per-view buys. “With the heavyweight division being back with…
05.26 / 21:35
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Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre revealed Friday that an eye injury suffered earlier this year has derailed his comeback, MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani reports.GSP didn't go into detail on how he sustained the injury, but claimed he has yet to fully regain his vision, with his doctor advising him to keep from sparring until September.The timeline corroborates an announcement St-Pierre recently made regarding his ill-fated meeting with middleweight champion Michael Bisping.…
05.26 / 21:19
thescore.com
[caption id="attachment_155614" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Angela Lee cranks the neck of Istela Nunes in the Dynasty of Heroes main event.[/caption] ONE: Dynasty of Heroes took place this morning from Singapore Indoor Stadium and saw ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion Angela Lee retain her title with an anaconda choke submission in the second round over top contender Istela Nunes of Brazil. In the co-main event, ONE Welterweight World Champion Ben Askren made quick work of Ma…
05.26 / 21:16
prommanow.com
Floyd Mayweather appeared on Eminem’s SiriusXM channel Shade 45 in an exclusive interview on DJ Whoo Kid’s Whoolywood Shuffle. Floyd talked about the boxing match that seems destined to happen between boxing's best and MMA's top man, Conor McGregor. Mayweather will look at the negotiation terms when he gets home. “I mean, once I get back to Las Vegas, to my hub, we’ll find out how everything plays out," he said. "You know, I’ll communicate with Al [Haymon]. I’ll communicate with Leonard …
05.26 / 21:16
prommanow.com
In an interview with “UFC Tonight” on FS1 (via MMA Junkie reports that, UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping gave his opinion on the interim tit…
05.26 / 20:36
411mania.com
Bellator MMA has made yet another move on the free agent market, this time signing heavyweight Roy Nelson to an exclusive, multi-fight…
05.26 / 19:26
sherdog.com
EN DIRECTO | Sigue 'Dinasty of Heroes' de @ONEChampionship, EN VIVO por https://t.co/K6CDq3ArKR con @abushito @JCCASTELLANOS3 y @RodDelCampo pic.twitter.com/X1U5yDXu2n— MARCA Claro (@MarcaClaro) May 26, 2017 Zebaztian Kadestam had to pull a page out of the PRIDE FC playbook to pick up the W on Friday.After being dominated on the mat for over two rounds by a fighter with six times his experience in Luis Santos, the welterweight sprawled on an ill-advised takedown attempt, worked his way i…
05.26 / 19:21
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Photo by Larry Ludwig/Matchroom Boxing Main Event – IBF World Welterweight Championship (12 rounds) (L) Kell “The Special One” Brook (36-1, 25 KOs), Champion, Sheffield, Yorkshire,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!…
05.26 / 19:21
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Four solid pro boxing bouts and two very solid pro mixed martial arts bouts are set for next Thursday’s Fight Club OC show in The Hangar at the OC Fair & Event Center. The June 1st show... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!…
05.26 / 19:21
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The UFC on Fox 25 lineup continues to grow with the addition of three new bouts, including a welterweight showdown between Ryan LaFlare and Alex…
05.26 / 18:23
sherdog.com
Heather Hardy has signed with Bellator MMA and will make her promotional — and mixed martial arts debut — at Madison Square Gar…
05.26 / 18:23
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Roy Nelson is Bellator bound.A month after fighting out his UFC contract in a loss to Alexander Volkov, the longtime heavyweight has signed an exclusive multi-fight deal with the Scott Coker-led outfit, Ariel Helwani of MMA Fighting reports.Bellator is expected to announce the signing in the next few days and is reportedly looking to book Nelson's debut for the fall."Big Country" made his UFC debut in late 2009 with a first-round KO of Brendan Schaub to win season 10 of "The Ultimate…
05.26 / 18:18
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Fathom Events and Bellator MMA are teaming up for what is expected to be one of the biggest fight events of the first half of…
05.26 / 17:24
sherdog.com
Heather Hardy is making her MMA debut a quick subway ride from her native Brooklyn.The undefeated boxer will meet Alice Yauger in a flyweight bout at Bellator 180 on June 24 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, promotional officials told MMA Fighting's Marc Raimondi on Thursday. The fight is scheduled for the card's online prelims."The Heat" was initially slated to make her debut in four-ounce gloves under the Invicta FC banner in January, only for her opponent to bow out with an…
05.26 / 17:19
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When it comes to Conor McGregor, Jose Aldo has drawn a line in the sand.During Thursday's conference call for UFC 212, the Brazilian featherweight said it's time he was spared the questions regarding a rematch with McGregor, as he's resigned to the ever-slimming odds of avenging the 13-second KO he suffered at the Irishman's hands in December 2015."The UFC tried to make this fight happen again. It didn’t happen. The guy does not want to fight with me again so may it be the last time that p…
05.26 / 17:19
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