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WBA "regular" middleweight titlist Ryota Murata (left) vs. Rob Brant

Ryota Murata to defend WBA ‘regular’ middleweight title at Park MGM in Las Vegas

The middleweight division looks to cement more viable contenders to the legitimate championship as Ryota Murata will face Rob Brant, this Saturday.

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Former unified light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev (foreground) and promoter Kathy Duva. Photo credit: Stacey Verbeek

Kathy Duva says a ‘proxy war’ is taking place

Kathy Duva isn’t just the CEO of Main Events. She’s also a savvy businesswoman who believes DAZN could become the unfortunate casualty of a proxy war.

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WBO light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev. Photo credit: Craig Bennett/Main Events

All is not lost: Sergey Kovalev vs. Eleider Alvarez

In a division in which a lineal champion hasn’t lived up to his potential, at least we’re getting premium consolation in Sergey Kovalev vs. Eleider Alvarez.

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Revving up the ‘Mean Machine’ for a title shot

His name might be difficult to pronounce but his ability is undeniable. But can Egidijus Kavaliauskas parlay a win over Juan Carlos Abreu into a title shot?

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Junior welterweight prospect Maxim Dadashev looks to light up Las Vegas on June 9

Unbeaten junior welterweight prospect Maxim Dadashev looks to build his record and improve his opposition on Saturday night, in Las Vegas, at the MGM Grand.

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Beholden to the throne: Vasiliy Lomachenko moves up to lightweight

On Saturday, Vasiliy Lomachenko will vie for his third world title in as many divisions but was his road to Jorge Linares as challenging as it could’ve been?

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Sergey Kovalev kicks off his 2018 campaign

A rejuvenated Sergey Kovalev kicks off his 2018 tonight, at Madison Square Garden, when he defends his WBO light heavyweight title against Igor Mikhalkin.

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Egidijus Kavaliauskas fires up a ‘Mean Machine’ on Friday night

Poised for an ambitious takeover of the welterweight division, undefeated contender Egidijus Kavaliauskas will face David Avanesyan on ESPN, on Friday night.

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Egis Klimas likes what he sees in new Top Rank signee David Kaminsky

Our own Bill Tibbs recently caught up with noted manager Egis Klimas, who recently helped 17-year-old amateur standout David Kaminsky sign with Top Rank.

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A fine mess

Light heavyweight contender Eleider Alvarez has curiously opted out of an eliminator to face current WBC titlist Adonis Stevenson. Steve Kim reports.

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