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Prelude to war: Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. make weight

A day prior to their 12-round catchweight bout on Saturday night, Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. both made the 164.5-pound limit by eight ounces.

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Weight issues for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.?

Could Oscar De La Hoya’s career swan song serve as a harbinger of doom for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., who faces Saul Alvarez on Saturday? Steve Kim reports.

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An all-Mexican battle scheduled for May 6

It’s official: An all-Mexican showdown between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has been signed for May 6 at a catchweight of 164.5 pounds.

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Andre Ward dominates Paul Smith after 19-month absence

After 19 months away from the ring, WBA super middleweight titlist Andre Ward faced the UK’s Paul Smith in Oakland, Calif. Michael Baca II reports.

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Porter wins Battle for Ohio; Spence stops Lo Greco

On Saturday night, Shawn Porter faced Adrien Broner in the “Battle for Ohio” on NBC’s Premier Boxing Champions. Michael Baca II reports.

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Head to Head: Adrien Broner vs. Shawn Porter

Shawn Porter will battle Adrien Broner in the main event of a “Premier Boxing Champions” card on Saturday and our own Bill Tibbs is here to break it all down.

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Miguel Cotto dispatches Daniel Geale in four

With a catchweight advantage in his back pocket, middleweight champion Miguel Cotto stopped challenger Daniel Geale in four rounds on Saturday night in Brooklyn, New York. Steve Kim reports.

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Will SMS Promotions hold on to its Blue Chip boxer?

In the wake of 50 Cent’s boxing venture, SMS Promotions, filing bankruptcy, where does this leave Ryan “Blue Chip” Martin, a promising lightweight prospect? Steve Kim reports.

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Roc Nation Sports kicks off with Miguel Cotto

Roc Nation Sports may have made its way into the boxing public’s consciousness last January but its most significant promotion, the middleweight championship bout between Miguel Cotto and Daniel Geale, happens this Saturday. Steve Kim reports.

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There’s a catch(weight) to Cotto-Geale

A championship bout loses a little something when the agreed weight isn’t exactly the maximum division weight. So what’s Daniel Geale to do with 10 pounds left to lose to get to 157 against middleweight champion Miguel Cotto? Steve Kim reports.

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