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Boss player: Canelo Alvarez signs with DAZN

As boxing enjoys a resurgence, the middleweight division itself is also enjoying one of its own, as champion Canelo Alvarez signs a major deal with DAZN.

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HBO bows out of boxing

What had been foreseen for some time now was substantiated on Thursday morning: Starting in 2019, HBO Sports will no longer broadcast boxing.

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Wheel and deal: Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez set to rematch…again

It won’t be without acrimony or gamesmanship but the postponed rematch between middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez is on.

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A Q&A with Peter Nelson: Part two

In Part Two of a Q&A with UCNLive’s Steve Kim, HBO Sports’ Peter Nelson discusses 2017 in boxing and the year to come.

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The three universes of boxing

With ESPN throwing its hat into boxing’s proverbial ring, with HBO and Showtime, will this cause further fracturing within Our Sport? Steve Kim reports.

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WBC heavyweight titlist Deontay Wilder. Photo credit: Amanda Westcott/Showtime

The curious undervalue of Deontay Wilder

The President of the UCNation examines the seemingly undervalued career of undefeated WBC heavyweight titleholder Deontay Wilder.

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Lesson learned: Daniel Jacobs takes Luis Arias to school

On Saturday night, in his first bout under his new HBO/Matchroom Boxing contract, former middleweight championship challenger Daniel Jacobs faced Luis Arias.

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‘I’m my own boss’: Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller is making moves

Many fighters leave their professional futures in the hands of their promoters. Not unbeaten heavyweight contender Jarrell Miller. Sean Nam reports.

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Luis Arias takes the big stage in Long Island

Undefeated middleweight contender Luis Arias isn’t just ready for former title challenger Daniel Jacobs on Sarurday; he believes he can beat him handily.

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A saturated Big Apple

OK, so there’s a LOT of boxing emanating from New York City over the next five weeks…but will each card necessarily prosper? Steve Kim reports.

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