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  • Boxing - China flyweight hero Zou gets world title shot

    - China's double Olympic gold medallist Zou Shiming will get his first professional world title shot against International Boxing Federation (IBF) flyweight title holder Amnat Ruenroeng in Macau in March, it was announced Wednesday.

    AFP
  • Boxing - Pacquiao prods Mayweather with another tweet

    - Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao wants to give faithful fight fans a Christmas present -- the promise of a blockbuster world title face-off with Floyd Mayweather.

    AFP
  • Mickey Rourke's Boxing Opponent: Bout Was Fixed

    Mickey Rourke is on the defense today. The 62-year-old actor and boxer's opponent in a match last month in Moscow, Russia, has told TMZ Sports on video that he was paid $15,000 to take a dive.

    Yahoo Celebrity
  • Pacquiao says money no object in Mayweather showdown

    (Reuters) - Manny Pacquiao took up Floyd Mayweather Jr's shout-out that the boxers finally book a long-awaited clash on May 2, the Filipino insisting money was no object and that they owed it to the sport to fight each other. Mayweather, in remarks to Showtime TV last Friday, said Pacquiao was not…

    Reuters
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    Mickey Rourke's Opponent -- BANNED From Boxing in New Jersey

    Elliot Seymour, the boxer who admits throwing his fight against Mickey Rourke, will be banned from getting in the ring again in New Jersey, and most likely in California too. TMZ Sports reports that Seymour copped to intentionally fixing the fight in their November match and got $15k for going down…

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