1. Will David Price Be Ready to Fight Wladimir Klitschko If He Beats Tony Thompson?

    Simply put, 2012 was a massive year for heavyweight prospect David Price. Within the calendar year, Price went 4-0 with each win coming via spectacular or brutal knockout, and he ...

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  2. 4 Reasons Mikey Garcia Can Beat Orlando Salido in Featherweight Battle

    When Miguel Angel “Mikey” Garcia challenges reigning WBO featherweight champion Orlando Salido this Saturday at Madison Square Garden in New York, it could mark the culmination of what has seemed inevitable...

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  3. Is Golden Boy Preparing Adrien Broner to Take Floyd Mayweather's Spot?

    Adrien Broner’s steady ascent toward boxing’s elite pantheon of fighters has almost seemed preordained...

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  4. Bernard Hopkins: Best Strategy for 47-Year-Old to Beat Tavoris Cloud

    On March 9, Bernard Hopkins will attempt to break his own record of being boxing’s oldest ever world champion when he challenges IBF light heavyweight belt-holder Tavoris Cloud...

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  5. Bernard Hopkins: Is He the Best Fighter of His Generation?

    On March 9, Bernard Hopkins will attempt to break his own record of being boxing’s oldest world champion when he challenges IBF light heavyweight belt-holder Tavoris Cloud...

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  6. Is Ricky Burns Ducking Adrien Broner?

    The lightweight division is top-heavy in terms of recognizable and marketable fighters. At 135 pounds, the most enticing matchup is a proposed unification bout between newly-minted WBC champion Adrien Broner and WBO boss Ricky Burns...

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  7. Will Jean Pascal's Injuries Derail Bout with Chad Dawson?

    After being sidelined for 19 excruciating months, former lineal light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal made a successful ring return this past Friday in Montreal...

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  8. Is Guillermo Rigondeaux Already on Par with Nonito Donaire and Abner Mares?

    This Saturday, WBA super bantamweight champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist Guillermo Rigondeaux will appear on the Nonito Donaire -Jorge Arce undercard...

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  9. Nonito Donaire vs. Abner Mares: Yet Another Great Fight Promoters Have Stalled

    Sanctioning bodies and rival promotional outfits have done their best to occupy boxing with petulance and greed...

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  10. Pacman vs. Marquez 4: Why Marquez's KO of Pacquiao Is Good for Boxing

    With a perfect straight right hand, Juan Manuel Marquez scored a spectacular and sickening knockout of Manny Pacquiao to (perhaps) cap one of boxing’s greatest tetralogies...

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  11. Pacquiao vs. Marquez 4: Why Tetralogies Are Good for Boxing

    Tetralogies are rare in boxing. The very notion of two boxers fighting each other four times is somewhat antiquated and harks back to an era where prizefighters were more active and champions were undisputed...

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  12. Miguel Vazquez vs. Mercito Gesta: Preview and Predictions for IBF Title Fight

    An established champion defending his title against a talented, rising contender generally makes for a compelling fight...

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  13. Boxing Needs Adrien Broner to Be Something Other Than the Next Floyd Mayweather

    Boxing is—and always will be—bigger than a single fighter. That said, the sport is also so unique and engaging because of the personalities it produces...

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  14. Ricky Hatton: 10 Things We Learned in Comeback Fight vs. Vyacheslav Senchenko

    Sometimes, the script doesn ’t unfold as it’s supposed to. Such was the case for Ricky Hatton when he made his anticipated, maligned and curious return to boxing on Saturday...

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  15. Adonis Stevenson: Will He Get IBF Title Shot If Bute Opts for Froch Rematch?

    After systematically dismantling Don George on October 12 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Adonis Stevenson made yet another thrilling and emphatic statement...

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  16. Ricky Burns: Should He Keep Dec. 15 Fight Date or Wait for Adrien Broner?

    When Liam Walsh was forced to withdraw ( per BoxingScene .com ) from his December 15 fight against WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns, first thoughts went to his health...

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  17. Should Brian Viloria Defend Flyweight Titles or Pursue Roman Gonzalez, Exposure?

    After unifying flyweight titles against Hernan “Tyson” Marquez, Brian Viloria would seemingly have a plethora of options moving forward...

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  18. Does Chad Dawson Need a Tune-Up Before His Rematch Against Jean Pascal?

    After absorbing a comprehensive beating at the hands of lineal super middleweight champion Andre Ward in September, Ring and WBC light heavyweight champion Chad Dawson, according to RingTV ...

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  19. Mikey Garcia vs Jonathan Barros: What Orlando Salido Learned from the Bout

    When reigning WBO featherweight champion Orlando Salido was forced to withdraw from a title defense against Miguel Angel “Mikey” Garcia due to injury, it was a major ...

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  20. Why Viloria-Marquez Showdown Shouldn't Be Overshadowed by Broner & Froch Bouts

    Somewhat buried beneath the ring returns of Adrien Broner and Carl Froch this coming Saturday is an excellent and crucial flyweight unification fight between Brian Viloria and Hernan “Tyson” Marquez...

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  21. Bernard Hopkins Eyes Return to Ring at the Barclays Center on March 9

    According to RingTV .com's Lem Satterfield , former undisputed middleweight and light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins is eyeing to break his own record as ...

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  22. Lara and Martirosyan Settle for Foul-Filled Technical Draw, Garcia KOs Barros

    As ESPN's Dan Rafael aptly pointed out in a recent blog post , sometimes the best way for two avoided prizefighters to secure an import bout is for them to fight each other...

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  23. Gary Russell Jr. Scores Sick KO and 2012 U.S. Olympians Impress on ShoBox

    Making his long overdue ring return, 2008 Olympian and elite featherweight contender Gary Russell Jr. scored a spectacular third round knockout over Roberto Castaneda...

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  24. Gennady Golovkin Could Move Up in Weight for January 19 Fight

    Gennady Golovkin ’s devastating fifth-round stoppage of European middleweight champion and legitimate contender Grzegorz Proksa in his recent HBO debut put the middleweight division—and adjacent weight classes—on notice...

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  25. 5 Under-the-Radar Boxing Champs That Could Burst onto the Scene in 2013

    If one canvases boxing’s 17 weight classes, it is striking to note just how many fighters have become “world champions...

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