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WBA "regular" middleweight titlist Ryota Murata (left) vs. Rob Brant

Rob Brant learns from loss

Middleweight contender Rob Brant says he learned from his loss to Juergen Braehmer last year and hopes to parlay these lessons into a win over Ryota Murata.

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Larry Merchant (right) with Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Larry Merchant is still observing

Former HBO ringside commentator Larry Merchant may have been away from the microphone for awhile but that doesn’t mean he no longer observes boxing.

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Featherweight Shakur Stevenson (right) vs. Viorel Simion. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Shakur Stevenson makes a statement

Previously perceived as simply a solid (if not so much eye-opening) prospect, featherweight Shakur Stevenson’s latest outing raised the stakes exponentially.

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Undefeated featherweight prospect Shakur Stevenson. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Shakur Stevenson to face Viorel Simion in step-up bout

Tonight on ESPN, undefeated featherweight prospect Shakur Stevenson will fight in his first 10-round bout, against Viorel Simion, in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Thompson Boxing Promotions continues busy stretch

After enjoying a successful co-promotional foray with Matchroom Boxing USA, last Saturday night, Thompson Boxing Promotions shows no signs of stopping.

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(From left to right) Frank Espinoza Sr., undefeated WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez and Frank Espinoza Jr.

Changes in the corner for Oscar Valdez

In the hopes of extending undefeated WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez’s career, a change has been made in his corner. Steve Kim reports.

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Matchroom Boxing Group Managing Director Eddie Hearn. Photo credit: Stacey Verbeek

Eddie Hearn hits the U.S.

This past Saturday night, Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Boxing USA made a splash in the United States. – in Chicago, Illinois, to be specific – in a major way.

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WBA junior featherweight titlist Danny Roman. Photo credit: Stacey Verbeek

The Danny Roman World Tour continues in Chicago

WBA 122-pound titlist Danny Roman is definitely putting the ‘world’ in ‘world champion,’ as he defends his title against Gavin McDonnell tonight in Chicago.

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Danielito Zorrilla follows in Miguel Cotto’s footsteps

Undefeated junior welterweight prospect Danielito Zorrilla hopes to make his mark on Puerto Rican boxing in the same manner promoter/idol Miguel Cotto has.

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WBA/WBC middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

So where will Canelo Alvarez land?

Now that HBO Sports is officially doing away with boxing programming, where does middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez go from here? Steve Kim reports.

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