1. Canelo Alvarez Appears Ready for Latest Hurdle in Kermit Cintron

    At just 21 years of age Saul "Canelo" Alvarez has strung together 38 wins against just one draw and no losses to speak of...

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  2. World Middleweight Champ Sergio Martinez Returns to the Ring on HBO in October

    Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez, 2010's Fighter of the Year, will return to the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ, which was incidentally the site of two of the biggest wins of his ...

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  3. Carl Froch and Glen Johnson Speak on Upcoming Super Six Semi Finals Bout

    In just under two weeks, WBC Super Middleweight Champion Carl “The Cobra” Froch will put his coveted title on the line against veteran Glen “Road Warrior” ...

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  4. Pacquiao vs. Mosley: Shane Speaks Out Before Championship Fight With Manny

    Sugar Shane Mosley is no stranger to big fights or world titles. At the age of 39, there’s no telling how many of each he has left following his May 7 showdown with WBO Welterweight Champion Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao...

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  5. Questions Get Personal as Kelly "The Ghost" Pavlik Hosts Media Conference Call

    For boxing fans, May 7 marks the biggest fight card that 2011 has to offer as 8 division world champion Manny Pacquiao takes on future hall-of-famer “Sugar” Shane Mosley in a 12-round welterweight title showdown...

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  6. Phil Davis Steps in for Bones Jones Against Rashad Evans at UFC 133 in Philly

    It would appear that the fighting gods just don’t want former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad “Suga” Evans to regain the title he once held...

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  7. Andre Berto and Victor Ortiz Hit the Scales for HBO's East-West Showdown

    The final formality is now complete for tomorrow evening’s fight card which takes place at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut...

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  8. Agbeko, Mares, Darchinyan and Perez Hold Teleconference for Bantamweight Tourney

    In just over a week from now, Showtime Sports' second foray into tournament boxing will come to a close...

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  9. Andre Berto Training Camp Notes: 'I am Ready To Get in the Ring'

    WBC Welterweight Champion Andre Berto is just days away from his upcoming title defense against "Vicious" Victor Ortiz at the new MGM Grand Theater in the Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, CT...

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  10. Boxing: Results from Golden Boy Promotions' 'Action Heroes' PPV Extravaganza

    Boxing fans across the country made their way to Las Vegas on Saturday night for Golden Boy Promotions’ stacked “Action Heroes” pay-per-view event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena...

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  11. Quick Hits LIVE from Strikeforce Challengers: Wilcox vs. Damm

    We're here, live, cageside at the Stockton Arena in, you guessed it, Stockton, Calif., for the latest installment of the Strikeforce Challengers series. The main event features Justin Wilcox and Rodrigo Damm in a three-round lightweight clash...

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  12. “Action Heroes” Undercard: Paulie Malignaggi Takes on Jose Cotto

    Oscar de la Hoya and the rest of Golden Boy Promotions is making good on their promise to deliver a top notch event from start to finish for their April 9 event which they are calling “Action Heroes”...

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  13. UFC Fight Night 24: Nogueira vs. Davis: Media Conference Call Highlights

    Zuffa LLC isn’t taking any time off as they go right back to work this weekend in Seattle as the Key Arena hosts UFC Fight Night 24: Nogueira vs. Davis on Saturday evening...

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  14. Boxing's East-West Showdown: Andre Berto Defends vs. Victor Ortiz on April 16

    On Saturday, April 16, live on HBO World Championship Boxing , WBC welterweight champion Andre Berto puts his title on the line, as he is set to face the once very promising and more recently questionable “Vicious” Victor Ortiz...

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  15. UFC Confirms Remaining Bouts for Upcoming UFC 128: Rua Vs. Jones

    The UFC was in a bit of a spot after it was announced that former light heavyweight title-holder Rashad Evans was forced out of his title shot against current champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua...

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  16. Showtime Announce Crew Breaks Down Upcoming Cotto vs. Mayorga Title Bout

    This Saturday night WBA junior middleweight champion Miguel Cotto of Puerto Rico defends his strap against Nicaragua’s Ricardo Mayorga at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada...

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  17. Feijao vs. Henderson: Strikeforce Behind the Numbers

    This past Saturday night at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, Strikeforce presented a championship double-header feature resulting in the crowning of Dan Henderson as the new light heavyweight champ...

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  18. Saul Alvarez Beats Matthew Hatton for Vacant WBC Junior Middleweight Title

    Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is without a doubt one of the most intriguing fighters that boxing has to offer. His nickname translates to cinnamon and was appropriately given to him because of his red hair...

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  19. UFC 127 Fight Card: What BJ Penn Has to Do to Beat Jon Fitch in Australia

    This Saturday night at the Acer Arena in Sydney, Australia, the UFC returns with its latest fight card, which will be headlined by former lightweight champion BJ Penn as he resumes ...

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  20. Confusion Arises As Montiel and Donaire Make Weight For Championship Bout

    We’re just one day away from February’s biggest boxing event as WBC and WBO Bantamweight Champion Fernando “Cochulito” Montiel (44-2-2, 34 KOs) puts his ...

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  21. Saul Alvarez and Matthew Hatton To Slug It Out for WBC Jr. Middleweight Title

    The much anticipated bout between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Manchester's Matthew "Magic" Hatton just got a bit more intriguing, as it was recently announced that the two fighters ...

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  22. Strikeforce Fedor vs. Silva: Was This the Last Fight for the Last Emperor?

    Last night, things went from bad to worse for Fedor Emelianenko , as he dropped back to back fights for the first time in his illustrious career...

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  23. Fernando Montiel and Nonito Donaire Conference Call Transcripts With Bob Arum

    BOB ARUM : This fight between Nonito Donaire and Fernando Montiel—everybody who follows boxing knows it will be a great fight. They will face off at the Mandalay Bay of February 19 and it will be televised live on HBO...

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  24. Unbeaten Rico Ramos Looks to Solidify a Title Shot With Win Against Valdez

    Since making his professional debut in San Jose, Calif. in March of 2008 the undefeated Rico Ramos has steadily worked his way up the rankings...

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  25. Champions Nick Diaz and Jacare Souza Submit Foes at Strikeforce: Diaz Vs. Cyborg

    In front of over 9,000 fans at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California, Strikeforce Welterweight Champion Nick Diaz needed just under two full rounds to successfully defend his crown...

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