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Undefeated lightweight prospect Karlos Balderas (front). Photo credit: Scott Hirano/Showtime

Karlos Balderas: Making virtue a necessity

Undefeated lightweight prospect Karlos Balderas might only be 22 years old but a deep, proud wisdom lies beneath his youthful exterior.

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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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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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Featherweights Joet Gonzalez (left) and Rafael Rivera. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/Hoganphotos/Golden Boy Promotions

His name is ‘Joet’ without an ‘L’…like his record

Can undefeated featherweight Joet Gonzalez keep his undefeated streak alive, and enter contention at the same time, with a win over Rafael Rivera tonight?

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Undefeated featherweight Joet Gonzalez. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/Hoganphotos/Golden Boy Promotions

Joet Gonzalez: ‘Rafael Rivera is a dangerous fighter coming off a loss, so I know he’s hungry’

Tonight undefeated featherweight Joet Gonzalez will face Rafael Rivera, in the main event of a ‘Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN’ main event, in Los Angeles.

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Junior welterweight Regis Prograis. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Going Back to My Roots: The Odyssey of Regis “Rougarou” Prograis

Unbeaten junior welterweight Regis Prograis is in his prime, at 29, but he has certainly lived a storied life, and is grateful for the path it has taken him.

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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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ESPN results: Egidijus Kavaliauskas beats Juan Carlos Abreu by decision

On Saturday night, in Fresno, California, Top Rank and ESPN broadcast a revised card with Egidijus Kavaliauskas vs. Juan Carlos Abreu in its main event.

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