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Lomachenko: Everyone is Waiting For Rematch With Lopez - Let's Make It!

Former three division world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko is looking for payback. Returning for the first time since last October's twelve round decision loss to Teofimo Lopez, Lomachenko beat down and stopped Nakatani in the ninth round of a lightweight main event Saturday at The Theater at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas.
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Combat SportsBad Left Hook

Colbert vs Nyambayar, more: Boxing TV schedule for July 2-3

Fightzone (UK), TBA, A Boxing Event. This is another Sheffield Arena Car Park show from Fightzone. It had a main event before but now it doesn’t. Currently it has three fights, one with Jack Massey, one with Rhys Edwards, one with Hannah Baggely (debuting) listed on BoxRec. They do not have opponents.
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Combat Sportsfightnews.com

Shot of the Day

Vasiliy Lomachenko connects against Masayoshi Nakatani Saturday night in The Theater at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas. We have a few rules to make our comment section more enjoyable for everyone. 1. Keep comments related to boxing. 2. Be respectful, polite and keep it clean. 3. Personal attacks will not be...
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New York City, NYNew York Post

Fight club: Unlicensed boxers slug it out again in Washington Square Park

Washington Square Park once again transformed into a scene from “Fight Club” Friday night when another round of boxing matches was held in the beleaguered Greenwich Village landmark. The Post witnessed hundreds of bloodthirsty spectators cheering on five unlicensed matches near the park’s triumphal arch, including one contest that lasted...
Combat Sportsworldboxingnews.net

Mike Tyson and Oscar De La Hoya PPV opponent choices worlds apart

Boxing greats Oscar De La Hoya and Mike Tyson will be back in action this fall as the world champions prepare to add another chapter to their legacy. De La Hoya recently confirmed his next opponent as Tyson, who started it all regarding the exhibition comeback, could be set to follow soon.
Atlanta, GAGwinnett Daily Post

Boxing legend Evander Holyfield honored with Atlanta statue

“I’m honored and I’m happy and I thank the Arena and I thank the mayor for giving me this opportunity for the people to see that if you don’t quit, you’ll get there. I’m the person who just didn’t quit.”. Atlanta boxing legend Evander “The Real Deal” Holyfield was certainly...
Statesville, NCHickory Daily Record

Column: Parkinson's patient has Laila Ali, boxing in his corner

Rob Fisher of Statesville sent me a photo of an autographed picture of Laila Ali, undefeated professional boxer (retired) and daughter of the late, great heavyweight boxing champion Muhammed Ali. Rob also sent a photo of a signed pair of Laila’s boxing gloves. They’re huge, by the way. I saw...
Minneapolis, MNPioneer Press

Here’s a look at how The Armory became a boxing spectacle

It’s exactly 4:02 p.m. on Friday and the clock is ticking on Dwayne Jones and the rest of the FOX Sports production crew. They arrived at The Armory in downtown Minneapolis about 10 hours earlier and immediately got to work transforming the empty space into a boxing spectacle. There’s been...