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  • Baron Geisler admits Kiko Matos is the better fighter

    The actor says Matos got the best of him though their fight concluded with a draw

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  • Keith Thurman can seize momentum with Mayweather, Pacquiao retired

    Few fighters have the mainstream potential of Thurman. He’s charismatic, engaging, gifted with power in both hands, as Shawn Porter found out on Saturday night.

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  • Laila Ali, Jaime Foxx pay tribute to Muhammad Ali

    Laila Ali paid tribute to her late father, sports icon Muhammad Ali, during the BET Awards on Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Ali, a retired boxer herself, started to choke up as she spoke about her father's legacy and the outpouring of support since his death at the age of 74 on…

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  • Boxing-Fury denies doping allegation

    World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has denied an allegation of doping after a British Sunday newspaper said he was under investigation. "We are baffled by today's story in the Sunday Mirror," said a statement issued by the boxer's promoter Hennessy Sports. "Tyson Fury absolutely denies any…

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    Joshua couldn't wait for KO

    Anthony Joshua admits he couldn't wait for the knock out during his IBF Heavyweight title fight against Dominic Breazeale.

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  • Thurman outpoints Porter to defend WBA welterweight belt

    Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter did their best to ensure the wait won't be anywhere near so long for the next such boxing telecast. Thurman defended his WBA welterweight title Saturday night with a 12-round unanimous decision over Porter. Thurman won on all three cards 115-113.

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  • Joshua overpowers Breazeale to retain IBF title

    Britain's Anthony Joshua put on a devastating display to retain his IBF heavyweight crown with a seventh round knockout of American Dominic Breazeale at London's O2 Arena on Saturday. Unbeaten Joshua dominated from the start but the 30-year-old Breazeale proved a courageous opponent, absorbing some…

    Reuters
  • Heavyweight champion Tyson Fury strongly denies claims he is under investigation for steroid use

    Tyson Fury and his promoter Hennessey Sport have vehemently denied "baffling" allegations of doping. The Sunday Mirror alleged on 26 June traces of banned anabolic steroid nandrolone were found in a sample collected from the fighter before he beat Wladimir Klitschko to win his world titles last…

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  • Keith Thurman vs Shawn Porter: How to watch live, preview, quotes, odds and prediction

    Keith Thurman puts his WBA welterweight title and his undefeated record on the line against Shawn Porter at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn on Saturday 25 June. Thurman vs Porter is available to watch live on Sky Sports 1 from 2am [Sunday 26 June]. Saturday will give us the biggest indication as to…

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  • Anthony Joshua ready for all-comers

    Anthony Joshua feels ready to take on any of the world’s elite heavyweights after a seventh round victory over Dominic Breazeale on Saturday. In a first defence of his International Boxing Federation (IBF) heavyweight title, Joshua floored his American challenger twice in a comfortable victory at…

    AFP
  • Imperious Joshua retains world boxing title

    Anthony Joshua cruised to a seventh round victory over Dominic Breazeale in a first world title defence on Saturday night. The 26-year-old Briton floored his American challenger twice in the seventh round as he retained his International Boxing Federation (IBF) heavyweight title and extended his…

    AFP
  • Joshua knocks out Breazeale to defend IBF heavyweight title

    LONDON (AP) — Anthony Joshua defended his IBF heavyweight title by knocking out Dominic Breazeale in the seventh round Saturday, ending his American challenger's unbeaten record.

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  • Boxer Fury denies doping claim

    Controversial British heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury strongly denied a newspaper claim on Sunday that he failed a doping test last year. The Sunday Mirror alleged that Fury -- who won the belt in an upset defeat of Wladimir Klitschko last November -- returned a sample with a banned steroid…

    AFP