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Fazliddin Gaibnazarov turns pro with Top Rank Promotions

Although tucked away on tonight’s Top Rank Promotions card from Carson, California, 2016 Olympic gold medalist Fazliddin Gaibnazarov shouldn’t be overlooked.

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IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Andre Ward (left) and Sergey Kovalev. Photo credit: Khristopher Sandifer/Roc Nation Sports

Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev: Kings in contempt of court

The acrimony between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev is thicker than ever, as both men have concluded their press tour and now prepare for their June rematch.

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Undefeated light heavyweight contender Artur Beterbiev (left) and Iceman John Scully. Photo credit: Bob Levesque

The Russians are coming

What?! The Russians are coming; you say?? Well, then save them a spot for supper, dammit. In boxing, the more, the merrier. Rian Scalia reports.

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Don’t sweat the technique

Not unlike one of the dopest MCs to ever rock the microphone, Vasyl Lomachenko could be the Rakim/Thelonious Monk of boxing. Steve Kim reports.

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The Ukrainian Dream Team hits Maryland

This Saturday night, the Ukrainian Invasion is in full effect, courtesy of K2 Promotions. Steve Kim reports.

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Undefeated middleweight prospect Ryota Murata. photo courtesy of www.wbcboxing.com.

Speeding up the prospect process

Has the maturation of professional prospects from the amateurs noticeably changed over recent years? UCNLive’s amateur expert Rian Scalia shares his opinion.

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Tom Loeffler expects impactful 2017 for ‘GGG’

Unified 160-pound champ Gennady Golovkin got somewhat shorted, as far as fights are concerned, in 2016. Will 2017 turn that around? Tom Loeffler thinks so.

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Bob Arum’s 2017 resolution: More activity

Hey, it’s not even December yet and Top Rank Promotions CEO Bob Arum had already made his New Year’s resolution: More activity for his fighters.

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To quit or not to quit?

In his junior lightweight title challenge of Vasyl Lomachenko, Nicholas Walters quit after the seventh round. Will quitting in boxing ever be justified?

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Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Manny Pacquiao: Is it possible?

Could a potential Vasyl Lomachenko-Manny Pacquiao clash be on the horizon? Is Top Rank Promotions’ Bob Arum pulling our legs? Steve Kim reports.

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