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Super middleweight contender Jesse Hart. Photo credit: David Maialetti/Philly.com

Jesse Hart is looking for another world title shot; Mike Gavronski says he’s better

On Saturday night, super middleweights Jesse Hart and Mike Gavronski will do battle in a 10-rounder that each man sees as a step toward a title opportunity.

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Undefeated light heavyweight prospect Steven "So Cold" Nelson. Photo credit: Omaha World-Herald/www.omaha.com

So Cold, Bud, BoMac…and a whole lotta love

You’ve heard the saying ‘Boxing saves lives.” Well, it won’t lose its meaning if Terence Crawford, Steven Nelson and Brian McIntyre have their say.

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Top Rank inks new seven-year ESPN deal

Top Rank and ESPN recently surprised the boxing world when they revealed a new seven-year agreement to distribute exclusive content through the network.

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IBF/WBC lightweight titlist Mikey Garcia (right) vs. Robert Easter Jr. Photo credit: German Villasenor

Weekend results: July 31, 2018

This past weekend, boxing enjoyed its fair share of championship results. Bill Tibbs gives a brief rundown.

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Junior lightweight Christopher Diaz. Photo credit: Marilyn Paulino

Christopher Diaz: ‘On July 28, Puerto Rico will have a new world champion’

On Saturday night, undefeated Christopher Diaz gets his shot at representing Puerto Rico, as its next world champion. Bill Tibbs reports.

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Lightweight Teofimo Lopez (right) vs. William Silva. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Teofimo Lopez: ‘I am never satisfied. I have to earn everything in life, and in boxing’

After another impressive win, on Saturday, unbeaten lightweight Teofimo Lopez and his father/trainer Teofimo Sr. candidly spoke to our own Bill Tibbs.

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Manny Pacquiao KOs Lucas Matthysse to capture WBA ‘regular’ welterweight title

On Saturday night (Sunday morning), eight-division champion Manny Pacquiao made his long-awaited return to the ring, against Lucas Matthysse, in Malaysia.

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

Undefeated Teofimo Lopez continues ‘the takeover’ in New Orleans tonight

Tonight on ESPN, undefeated lightweight prospect Teofimo Lopez looks to continue what he and father/trainer Teofimo Lopez Sr. call ‘the takeover.’

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Manny Pacquiao painting by Coyote Duran

Is Manny Pacquiao at a career crossroads in his July 15 WBA title bid?

Will Manny Pacquiao’s bid for another title, against Lucas Matthysse on July 15, give birth to a career resurgence or serve as his road to retirement?

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Jose Ramirez returns home for a frenzied night in Fresno on July 7

On July 7, unbeaten WBC 140-pound titlist Jose Ramirez will return to his home community, in California’s Central Valley, to make his first defense.

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