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  • Mad Dash: 50 Cent will bet $1.6M on Mayweather to beat Pacquiao

    In today's Mad Dash: 50 Cent is pretty confident his buddy is going to 'smoke' Manny Pacquiao, and the Columbus Zoo honors a Buckeye hero.

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  • Pacquiao down to work for 'fight of my life'

    Manny Pacquiao called his boxing showdown with Floyd Mayweather "the fight of my life" as he got down to work pounding the streets and gym in Los Angeles. On Monday, Pacquiao ran two miles (3.2 km) and shadow-boxed for two rounds, followed by abdominal work and breakfast of steamed rice, scrambled…

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  • Pacquiao big hit so far in Vegas sports books vs Mayweather

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Manny Pacquiao has always believed he can do what 47 other fighters before him have failed to do — beat Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the ring.

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  • Former boxing champ Taylor transferred to Arkansas drug center

    Taylor was scheduled to defend his title in April. Citing his legal and medical difficulties, the International Boxing Federation last month declared the middleweight championship vacant. Taylor, 36, had regained the title in 2014 while free on bond and awaiting trial for allegedly shooting a…

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  • Boxing - Pacquiao down to work for 'fight of my life'

    - Manny Pacquiao called his boxing showdown with Floyd Mayweather "the fight of my life" as he got down to work pounding the streets and gym in Los Angeles. "I will prepare hard for this fight to give the boxing fans the kind of entertainment they want. This is what I consider the real fight of my…

    AFP
  • Sugar Ray Leonard Says He'd Win Fight Vs. Mayweather Jr.

    Sugar Ray Leonard, who is still in great shape at 58, came by “Access Hollywood Live” on Wednesday and was asked how his former self would fare in a fight against one of today’s best boxers, Floyd Mayweather Jr. When Billy Bush asked him who’d win, Leonard immediately answered that he would.

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    50 Cent -- Betting $1.6 Mil On Floyd ... 'He Can't Lose'

    How much does confidence cost? If you're 50 Cent, about $1.6 million ... 'cause that's how much the hip-hop star says he's going to bet on his old frenemy Floyd Mayweather Jr. to beat Manny Pacquiao. 50 and his G-Unit runnin' mate Tony Yayo sat down with "The Breakfast Club" this morning -- when…

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