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The Manny Pacquiao/ESPN team-up is big…but is it THAT important?

Manny Pacquiao’s first foray on ‘basic cable’ is a big deal but how does it compare to boxing’s other past non-pay-per-view efforts? Marty Mulcahey reports.

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Brandon Adams comes back for more Boxcino

The final rounds in this year’s Boxcino tournament at heavyweight and junior middleweight will also end ESPN2’s near-17 year run of “Friday Night Fights.” Brandon Adams will help say goodbye in his second straight year in the tourney. Steve Kim reports.

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Big and Little Drama Show at the Forum

So now that WBA middleweight titlist Gennady Golovkin and WBC flyweight champion Roman Gonzalez have successfully defended their belts on HBO, what’s next for the “Big and Little Drama Show”? Steve Kim reports.

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Does GGG step aside for Cotto-Canelo?

WBA middleweight titlist Gennady Golovkin – who faces Willie Monroe Jr. on Saturday – also holds the WBC interim title. This means he’s in line to face middleweight champion Miguel Cotto. But will he step aside for Canelo Alvarez? Steve Kim reports.

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ABC imposes investigation of Al Haymon

On Wednesday, the Association of Boxing Commissions President Tim Lueckenhoff sent a six-page letter to US Attorney General Loretta Lynch, citing probable cause for an investigation of adviser Al Haymon.

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A second look at the Premier Boxing Champions platform

Need a little more understanding on how those up high in the fight game earn – and lose – money? John Chavez is here with all the answers.

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Top Rank and truTV

The word on the street is now official: Top Rank Promotions and truTV have come together to provide boxing programming starting on May 1. Steve Kim reports.

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Haymon adds ABC/ESPN to his list of networks

Another day, another network. This is the life of one Al Haymon, who is seemingly on a one-man mission to bring boxing back to the masses. Steve Kim reports.

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Felix goes to Macau

Stranger in a strange land? Nope. It’s just Jose Felix Jr. This week, the young Mexican lightweight took his very first trip to Macau, China, where he faces Raymond Sermona on Saturday.

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Venue squatting leads us to Verona

Most rabid fight fans are probably wondering exactly how the hell Ruslan Provodnikov-Lucas Matthysse wound up in New York instead of Southern California. Steve Kim has a few clues…

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