1. Being Mike Tyson: Boxing Legend Talks New Show, Inner Demons and Starting Over

    Being Mike Tyson ? That's easy. Reckless, impulsive and angry, the old Tyson moved through life without a care in the world for anyone but himself. The world, after all, belonged to him—all because of the speed and power in his fists...

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  2. One Punch: How Ken Norton Became a Boxing Legend in a Single Night

    Muhammad Ali 's cornerman, Wali Muhammad, didn't see the punch that broke the former champion's jaw during his March 1, 1973, fight with Ken Norton. Nobody did...

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  3. Jon Jones Looks to Further Cement Himself as Greatest UFC Light Heavyweight Ever

    When you cover the UFC for a living, fighters tend to blend together. They're a whirling blur of tattoos and shaved heads, each employing the same basic strategies and using the same basic techniques...

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  4. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Report Card and Highlights from Sept. 16

    After a disappointing Night of Champions pay-per-view, a show that featured match after lackluster match, many expected an equally awful night on Raw, full of shenanigans and dreadfully boring Triple H speeches...

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  5. WWE Night of Champions 2013: Winners, Grades, Twitter Reaction and Highlights

    At SummerSlam last month, Daniel Bryan beat perennial WWE poster boy John Cena in the center of the ring to win the WWE Championship...

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  6. Floyd Mayweather's Next Fight: Why It's Time for Manny Pacquiao Superfight

    At an outdoor stadium in Las Vegas, at the south end of the strip across from the Luxor , 50,000 souls might have seen the fight of the century on March 13, 2010. At the new Cowboy Stadium in Dallas, that number would have doubled...

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  7. Mayweather vs. Canelo: Can Anyone Beat Floyd After Win over Alvarez?

    Is Floyd Mayweather unbeatable? After dismantling Saul "Canelo" Alvarez over the course of 12 rounds on Saturday, he's making an awfully good case for a definitive "yes...

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  8. Floyd Mayweather: Ranking Money's Best Potential Opponents Post-Win vs. Canelo

    Forty-five times Floyd Mayweather has walked into the ring for a professional boxing match. After dispatching Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, 45 times he's left with his hand raised high in the air...

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  9. Paul Heyman Talks Jim Ross, His WWE Character, the Art of the Promo and CM Punk

    At Sunday's WWE Night of Champions pay-per-view, Paul Heyman will step into the ring beside his protege Curtis Axel to face his former friend CM Punk ...

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  10. Floyd Mayweather vs. Canelo Alvarez: Expert Predictions for Main Event

    It's the calm before the storm in Las Vegas, as the world awaits what may well be the biggest event in modern boxing history...

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  11. Mayweather vs Canelo Purse: How Golden Boy Can Afford to Pay Floyd $41.5 Million

    A million dollars in cash is manageable. Weighing 22 pounds in $100 bills, according to the U.S. Treasury, it can fit in a large grocery bag with room to spare. The $41.5 million Golden Boy Promotions is paying Floyd Mayweather Jr...

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  12. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Twitter Reaction and Highlights from Sept. 9

    This is it. The final countdown. WWE 's last chance to sell the Universe on a Daniel Bryan versus Randy Orton main event at Night of Champions, airing live on pay-per-view this Sunday...

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  13. Floyd Mayweather vs. Saul Alvarez: Everything You Need to Know for Epic Fight

    Every few years a fight comes along that is bigger than the sport of boxing. A fight so massive, its appeal so wide, that it even transcends the sport itself, becoming part of the mainstream cultural zeitgeist...

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  14. UFC 165: Early Main Card Preview, Betting Odds and Predictions

    When the best fighter in the world steps into the cage, people take notice. In his last three bouts, Jones has finally lived up to his box-office potential, averaging more than 500,000 pay-per-view buys an outing...

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  15. Funkadactyls Interview: AJ Lee's Pipe Bomb, the Boys, and the Total Divas Push

    When AJ Lee took the microphone on WWE Raw two weeks ago, the Funkadactyls—two of the new stars of WWE's Total Divas reality series on E!—weren't nervous. Nobody in the ring was...

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  16. UFC Fight Night 28: The Real Winners and Losers from Teixeira vs. Bader

    The undercard may not have been much more than a collection of local prospects and journeymen, but when the time came to shine on the main card, UFC Fight Night 28 delivered in a major way...

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  17. The Grim Dance: Tommy Morrison, Ray Mercer and the Punch That Stole a Man's Soul

    At 16, I didn't know enough to be afraid for the men in the ring during a boxing match. They were living and breathing superheroes, a muscle-bound embodiment of the id — nothing more, nothing less...

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  18. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Twitter Reaction and Highlights from Sept. 2

    Last week, "Stone Cold" Daniel Bryan went straight Steve Austin on the McMahon family and their handpicked champion, Randy Orton , laying waste to a poor, blameless automobile in the process...

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  19. From Baby Face to the War Master: Josh Barnett's Strange UFC Journey

    It's hard to imagine today's Josh Barnett as "the baby-faced assassin." With his scraggly beard, soul- crushing grappling, underrated striking and penchant for the darkest metal, ...

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  20. UFC 164 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Henderson vs. Pettis

    Their first bout, on its way to becoming an instant underground classic as it entered the final round, instead became a viral sensation that took the Internet by storm. Already a great fight, it became legendary thanks to a singular technique...

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  21. Ranking the 25 Most Powerful People in Boxing

    Boxing is one of the world's true global sports. From Mexico to China and everywhere between, wherever you find people in large numbers, you'll find prize fighting. A top pay-per-view fight can generate revenue in the hundreds of millions...

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  22. UFC Champ Benson Henderson on the Hair Flip, Hordes of Fans and His Philosophy

    When an athlete makes the big time, things often change for them and their families. Stories of professional athletes buying their mom a new home after signing their first contract are legion...

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  23. UFC Fight Night 27: The Real Winners and Losers from Condit vs. Kampmann

    There were no mega-stars competing on the UFC's second Fox Sports 1 showcase. They needed a splash for their debut and got it, courtesy of Chael Sonnen and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua...

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  24. Fox Sports 1 Exec: We Will Absolutely Have UFC Shows That Rival Debut

    The UFC made a splashy debut for Fox Sports 1 , the new ESPN competitor that kicked off its prime-time broadcast schedule two weeks ago with an unexpectedly successful fight card headlined by Chael Sonnen and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua...

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  25. Outside the Ring: Boxing's Best Confrontations and Street Fights

    Boxing is meant to be contained in a carefully measured ring, with a referee and a bevy of officials keeping a watchful eye over the proceedings. Otherwise, things can get ugly quickly...

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