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The Come Up: Joseph Diaz Jr.

After fighting just twice in 2017, undefeated featherweight contender Joseph Diaz Jr. is ready for what he calls ‘The Come Up.’ Michael Baca II reports.

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Vergil Ortiz, Golden Boy Promotions’ blue-chip prospect

Undefeated junior welterweight prospect Vergil Ortiz, who fights on ESPN, Thursday night, says he’s already prepared for bigger and better challenges.

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Thompson Boxing Promotions kicks off a busy 2018

Grass roots in its origins but powerhouse in its approach, Thompson Boxing Promotions is ready for another productive year in boxing. Steve Kim reports.

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‘L.A. Fight Club’ returns in 2018

For those asking, wait no longer. Golden Boy Promotions’ ‘L.A. Fight Club’ will be back on March 16. Steve Kim reports.

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Boring After Dark at the Forum

In the wake of an uneventful show, at the Forum, what’s next for Golden Boy Promotions’ Lucas Matthysse and Jorge Linares? Steve Kim reports.

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HBO results: Lucas Matthysse KOs Tewa Kiram; Jorge Linares handles Mercito Gesta

On Saturday night, the boxing action was plentiful, as HBO and Golden Boy Promotions returned to the Forum, in Inglewood, California. Michael Baca II reports.

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A look at The Forum’s undercard players

Tonight’s HBO doubleheader should be interesting enough but a look at its undercard players reveals a crop of fighters which deserve profiles of their own.

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Will Lucas Matthysse be fit to be Thai’d?

Will the mysterious Thai Tewa Kiram be a little too much for Lucas Matthysse on Saturday night? Steve Kim reports.

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Jorge Linares: ‘I just hope Mercito Gesta is prepared physically for this fight’

WBA lightweight titlist Jorge Linares is looking for big challenges but he has to get by Mercito Gesta first, this Saturday. Michael Baca II reports.

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Tewa Kiram: A big Thai fighter

Undefeated welterweight contender Tewa Kiram might just be the biggest Thai boxer anyone’s ever seen. Will this translate to a win over Lucas Matthysse?

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