1. Victor Ortiz Wants Rematch with Josesito Lopez Once Broken Jaw Heals

    After what has to have been one of the biggest upsets in recent memory in boxing, Victor Ortiz would like to avenge his surprising loss to Josesito Lopez once his broken jaw heals, according to Dan Rafael of ESPN ...

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  2. Report: Canelo Alvarez Likely to Face Austin Trout on Sept. 15 After Ortiz Loss

    A couple days after Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (40-0-1, 29 KOs) saw his scheduled September 15 opponent, Victor Ortiz, quit in his bout against Josesito Lopez (per ESPN), Alvarez has ...

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  3. Report: Antonio Tarver Latest Boxer to Test Positive for Steroids

    Fresh off the controversial Manny Pacquiao-Timothy Bradley decision, boxing has been delivered yet another black eye, as former light heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver has tested positive for steroids, according to The Ring magazine ...

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  4. Victor Ortiz Can't Overlook Josesito Lopez W/ Sept. Canelo Alvarez Bout at Stake

    Victor Ortiz continues his march towards another title this Saturday night as he takes on Josesito Lopez at the Staples Center in Los Angeles Calif...

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  5. Pacquiao vs. Bradley: Timothy Bradley Says He Wants Rematch with Manny Pacquiao

    In a interview with the The Desert Sun newspaper (per USA Today ) out of his hometown of Palm Springs, Calif...

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  6. Mayweather and Pacquiao Topping Highest-Paid Althlete List Shows Boxing Not Dead

    The one thing everyone hears when it comes to boxing these days is that it's a dead or dying sport. Yet evidence keeps piling up that suggests otherwise, and nothing is as evident as boxing's two biggest stars, Floyd Mayweather, Jr...

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  7. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Beats Andy Lee by TKO, Sergio Martinez Bout Announced

    Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. started off slow, but in the end he came through in spectacular style, beating Andy Lee via TKO in Round 7 of their WBC middleweight title bout...

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  8. UNLV Basketball: Runnin' Rebels Land Top Recruit Savon Goodman

    Head coach Dave Rice and the UNLV Runnin' Rebels nabbed the final piece to their 2012-13 recruiting class when the Rivals No. 72-ranked , Savon Goodman signed with the Rebels, filling up their final scholarship for this year's crop of recruits...

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  9. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Andy Lee: Live from the Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas

    On Saturday night the WBC middleweight championship showdown between champ Julio Cesar Chavez Jr and Irishman challenger Andy Lee will take place at the Sun Bowl in the border town city of El Paso, Texas...

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  10. Report: Manny Pacquiao to Face Juan Manuel Marquez in November, Not Tim Bradley

    Just days after his shocking split-decision loss to Timothy Bradley, former WBO champ, Manny Pacquiao and his promoter, Top Rank President Bob Arum, have reportedly confirmed ...

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  11. Pacquiao vs. Bradley Controversy: Bob Arum Says He Does Not Want a Rematch

    After one of the most controversial decisions in recent memory in the sport of boxing where Timothy Bradley was awarded a split-decision victory over pound-for-pound great Manny ...

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  12. Bob Arum Asking for Investigation into Pacquiao-Bradley Decision Is Pointless

    Bob Arum has reportedly asked Nevada's state attorney general's office to launch an investigation into Timothy Bradley's shocking split-decision victory over Manny Pacquiao that ...

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  13. Pacquiao vs. Bradley: Post-Fight Reactions, Press Conference

    After one of the most controversial decisions in the history of boxing that left one of the best fighters of all time, Manny Pacquiao , on the wrong side of the decision against the ...

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  14. Pacquiao vs. Bradley: Bradley Pulls off Shocking Upset over Pacquiao

    In a fight thought to be closer than was shown tonight, WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao lost to Timothy Bradley via split decision, 115-113, 115-113, 113-115. Bradley seemed to be upended by the eight-time champ...

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  15. Pacquiao vs. Bradley: Why Fight Is a Lose-Lose for Pac-Man

    Manny Pacquiao prepares to enter the ring and take on Timothy Bradley, a fighter who has a solid record, but lacks the star power that many of Pac-Man's usual opponents have, and Pac-Man will find himself in a lose-lose situation tonight...

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  16. Pacquiao vs. Bradley: Pac-Man Loss Actually Helps Mayweather Mega-Fight Chances

    There's a serious chance that Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KOs) could be on the wrong side of tonight's bout against undefeated challenger Timothy Bradley (28-0, 12 KOs)...

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  17. Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley: Weigh in Results and Reaction

    Before Timothy Bradley could get his shot to upend WBO champion Manny Pacquiao , the two fighters had to step to the scales and get their official fight weights. The weigh-in took place earlier today at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev...

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  18. Kelly Pavlik vs. Scott Sigmon: Live Blog from the Hard Rock Casino in Las Vegas

    Kelly "Ghost" Pavlik (38-2, 33 KOs) looks to continue reviving his once stellar career tonight on ESPN's Friday Night Fights in his super middleweight showdown with Scott "Cujo" Sigmon (22-3, 12 KOs)...

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  19. Pacquiao vs. Bradley: 5 Reasons All Boxing Fans Must Watch Hyped Fight

    Although there shouldn't be any reason why a boxing fan wouldn't watch the much-hyped fight between eight-division champ Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KOs) and the undefeated Timothy ...

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  20. Pacquiao vs. Bradley Odds: 3 Most Likely Outcomes in Pac-Man's Next Bout

    As big as the bout between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley will be in the ring, the action that will be seen at the sports books will be even bigger for the Welterweight World title bout...

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  21. Pacquiao vs. Bradley Odds: Why the Smart Money Is on Bradley

    As this Saturday's welterweight title fight between pound-for-pound great Manny Pacquiao and challenger Timothy Bradley quickly approaches, one thing on everyone one's mind is who they should bet on...

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  22. Antonio Tarver vs. Lateef Kayode: Lackluster IBO Title Fight Ends in a Draw

    In a fight where both fighters fought in waves, Antonio Tarver and Lateef Kayode fought close the entire night, resulting in a draw after 12 rounds ...

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  23. James Kirkland Wanting $2.5 Million to Fight Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez Is Outlandish

    Just a day after pulling out if his proposed fight against Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, James Kirkland has now said he would still take the "Canelo" fight if he was paid a whopping $2.5 million according to The Ring Magazine ...

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  24. Floyd Mayweather to Jail: What Will Money May Do Before Turning Himself In?

    Tomorrow is June 1, the day that pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. is supposed to turn himself in to serve his 87-day jail sentence...

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  25. James Kirkland Probable Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez Opponent for September 15 Bout

    James Kirkland will likely be Saul "Canelo" Alvarez's opponent on September 15 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev. for the WBC junior middleweight title...

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