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Former junior featherweight world titleholder Jessie Magdaleno has signed a multiyear contract extension with promoter Top Rank. “Jessie has consistently been in thrilling contests, including against Nonito Donaire and Isaac Dogboe. His style makes him must-watch TV,” Top Rank president Todd duBoef told ESPN on Wednesday. “We believe that there are many compelling matches that
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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — A “Storm” got here ashore and laid waste to Sergey Kovalev on Saturday night time. Trailing on all three scorecards, Eleider “Storm” Alvarez, not recognized for his punching energy, went wild on Kovalev within the seventh spherical, knocking him down thrice and stopping him to take his gentle heavyweight world title
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6:22 AM ET ESPN employees Tyson Fury has stated his group managed to get a deal achieved with Deontay Wilder’s camp ‘in two days’ as he appeared to substantiate that he’ll battle the WBC champion in December in Las Vegas. Fury revealed earlier this week that he was ‘deep in negotiations’ with Wilder over a
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Earlier than former welterweight world titleholders Shawn Porter and Danny Garcia do battle for a vacant belt on Sept. eight, Yordenis Ugas and Cesar Barrionuevo will struggle in a title elimination bout with an eventual shot in opposition to the principle occasion winner at stake. Ugas-Barrionuevo was added Wednesday because the co-feature to the Porter-Garcia
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Pound-for-pound king and light-weight world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko’s rehabilitation from shoulder surgical procedure goes properly and the plan is for him to be again within the ring on Dec. 1 in a world title unification battle, supervisor Egis Klimas stated in an interview on this week’s The Boxing Beat, the weekly ESPN+ information and interview
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Mikey Garcia seemed good Saturday night time as he cruised previous Robert Easter Jr. to unify two light-weight world titles on the Staples Heart in Los Angeles, after which reiterated his aim: To maneuver as much as welterweight to problem welterweight titlist and fellow pound-for-pound top-five fighter Errol Spence Jr. Spence (24-Zero, 21 KOs), whose
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