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Jesse Hart: The spotlight has arrived

Tonight, undefeated super middleweight contender Jesse Hart will face WBO titlist Gilberto Ramirez, in his first world title shot on ESPN. Luis Cortes II reports.

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The day of reckoning for Gennady Golovkin

Since June of 2012, it’s been one hell of a road for IBF/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin but his day of reckoning finally draws near.

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Outside the ropes: Dec. 31, 2016

As the boxing-crazed masses, we all know what goes on inside the ropes. But ‘outside’ them? Well, that’s where Boxing Don Dinkins waits…and watches.

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2016: The year in boxing

2016 might not have been the most definitive year of note in boxing’s annals but it wasn’t that bad; was it? Bill Tibbs brings it all home.

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Outside the ropes: Dec. 25, 2016

As the boxing-crazed masses, we all know what goes on inside the ropes. But ‘outside’ them? Well, we’ll just leave that to Boxing Don Dinkins.

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No longer Average Joe

By now, you’ve heard of the common man, light heavyweight contender Joe Smith Jr., who’s had anything but the common year in boxing. Steve Kim reports.

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Bernard Hopkins: The ‘Final 1’ is done – but what a run!

Former undisputed 160-pound/175-pound world champion Bernard Hopkins may have lost his farewell bout but it, by no means, tarnishes a Hall of Fame legacy.

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The clock rang midnight on ‘The Executioner,’ not Cinderella

Once midnight lapsed, Bernard Hopkins experienced one final gala, yet seemingly tripped over his glass slipper en route to a stoppage loss to Joe Smith Jr.

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Joe Smith Jr. stunts Bernard Hopkins’ farewell fight

On Saturday night, former undisputed middleweight/world light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins bid farewell to boxing against spoiler Joe Smith Jr.

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Rising Irish middleweight Jason Quigley excited about Dec. 17 return

On Saturday, unbeaten 160-pound prospect Jason Quigley isn’t just closing his 2016 with a third fight; he’s helping support Bernard Hopkins’ curtain call.

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