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Ringstar Sports founder Richard Schaefer (left) and undefeated four-division titlist Mikey Garcia. Photo credit: Esther Lin/Showtime

All systems are go for the Garcias

Can a change in IBF 135-pound titlist Robert Easter Jr.’s corner spell victory versus WBC counterpart Mikey Garcia? Trainer Robert Garcia remains cautious.

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Undisputed cruiserweight champion and winner of the very first World Boxing Super Series' Muhammad Ali Trophy, Oleksandr Usyk

‘Very feel’ and ‘very young’ this weekend

This past weekend, the boxing world told us everything we needed to know about the ‘very feel’ and the ‘very young,’ who earned significant victories.

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Trainer Danny Zamora (left) and junior featherweight Michael Dutchover. Photo credit: Steve Kim/Kim Photos

Michael Dutchover goes to school in Southern California

To evolve into a better fighter, sometimes the comforts of home have to be left behind. Undefeated junior lightweight Michael Dutchover is no exception.

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WBO junior welterweight titlist Jaime Munguia. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/Hoganphotos

Jaime Munguia is still under construction

Unbeaten Jaime Munguia might hold the WBO junior middleweight title but his hunger to be a fistic great separates him from the pack of beltholders, at 154.

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Teofimo Lopez Sr. and Jr.

Father knows best?

The only person more confident in Teofimo Lopez’s ability might just be father/trainer Teofimo Lopez Sr. And that makes this Lopez tandem twice as ambitious.

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Junior welterweight Regis Prograis (left) vs. Juan Jose Velasco. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Back from ‘The Big Easy’

Our own Steve Kim crosses off another task on his bucket list, as he traveled to New Orleans to cover ‘Top Rank Boxing on ESPN,’ and eat…and eat…and eat.

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Undefeated junior welterweight contender Alex Saucedo (left) and manager Sam Katkovski

‘Sudden’ Sam Katkovski burns the midnight oil

Sam Katkovski really loves boxing and wants to see it make an immeasurable resurgence, as part of the Churchill Management Group. Steve Kim reports.

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Lightweight Teofimo Lopez. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

The ‘Teofimo Express’ rolls into New Orleans

Undefeated lightweight Teofimo Lopez and his father/trainer Teofimo Lopez Sr. aren’t just family; they’re the ‘Teofimo Express.’ Steve Kim reports.

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Lucas Matthysse vs. Manny Pacquiao is on ESPN+…whether you like it or not

Once slotted for pay-per-view, this weekend’s welterweight bout between Lucas Matthysse and Manny Pacquiao will now be featured on ESPN+.

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A lost weekend in Fresno

In the wake of Jose Ramirez vs. Danny O’ Connor being cancelled, last Saturday, Top Rank and ESPN still hosted a card that couldn’t quite hit the high notes.

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