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Will it take an Angel to draw boxing fans to Facebook Watch?

Although Facebook Watch has stumbled a bit in its nascent foray into boxing broadcasting, the platform could see a boost, as Angel Acosta headlines tonight.

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Undefeated featherweight prospect Shakur Stevenson. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Shakur Stevenson to face Viorel Simion in step-up bout

Tonight on ESPN, undefeated featherweight prospect Shakur Stevenson will fight in his first 10-round bout, against Viorel Simion, in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Thompson Boxing Promotions continues busy stretch

After enjoying a successful co-promotional foray with Matchroom Boxing USA, last Saturday night, Thompson Boxing Promotions shows no signs of stopping.

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WBO welterweight titlist Terence Crawford. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

On call: Terence Crawford vs. Jose Benavidez Jr.

The tension is at a fever pitch but WBO welterweight titlist Terence Crawford is confident of victory over Jose Benavidez Jr. on Saturday night.

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(From left to right) Frank Espinoza Sr., undefeated WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez and Frank Espinoza Jr.

Changes in the corner for Oscar Valdez

In the hopes of extending undefeated WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez’s career, a change has been made in his corner. Steve Kim reports.

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Welterweight Jose Benavidez Jr. (standing) vs. Frank Rojas. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Jose Benavidez Jr. confident heading into bout in Terence Crawford’s backyard

Unbeaten Jose Benavidez Jr. is unfazed by the air of invincibility circling WBO 147-pound titlist Terence Crawford. In fact, he’s confident he’ll defeat him.

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Matchroom Boxing Group Managing Director Eddie Hearn. Photo credit: Stacey Verbeek

Eddie Hearn hits the U.S.

This past Saturday night, Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Boxing USA made a splash in the United States. – in Chicago, Illinois, to be specific – in a major way.

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Undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk. Photo credit: Olga Ivashchenko/K2 Promotions

They put the ‘world’ in ‘world champion’

The term ‘world champion’ is an oft-thrown around designation in boxing but these nine fighters take it quite literally. Marty Mulcahey reports.

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Lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury. Photo credit: Amanda Westcott/Showtime

Tyson Fury: ‘I’m welcoming Deontay Wilder into big-time boxing on December the 1st’

The recent three-city press tour promoting Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury has been entertaining but, beneath the hilarity, the lineal champion means business.

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WBA junior featherweight titlist Danny Roman. Photo credit: Stacey Verbeek

The Danny Roman World Tour continues in Chicago

WBA 122-pound titlist Danny Roman is definitely putting the ‘world’ in ‘world champion,’ as he defends his title against Gavin McDonnell tonight in Chicago.

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