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Larry Merchant (right) with Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Larry Merchant is still observing

Former HBO ringside commentator Larry Merchant may have been away from the microphone for awhile but that doesn’t mean he no longer observes boxing.

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WBO welterweight titlist Terence Crawford with Top Rank CEO Bob Arum. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Bob Arum says shackles of boxing are broken

According to Top Rank CEO Bob Arum, with boxing’s seemingly sudden resurgence over the past year, it has officially broken free of its shackles.

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WBC welterweight titlist Shawn Porter (left) vs. Danny Garcia. Photo credit: Amanda Westcott/Showtime

The weekend before…

Although we’re mere days away from the Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez middleweight championship rematch, this past weekend presented a reasonable primer.

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A busy Shawn Porter out-duels Danny Garcia for vacant WBC welterweight title

On Saturday night, Shawn Porter and Danny Garcia squared off in a Showtime main event, to crown a new WBC welterweight titleholder, in Brooklyn, New York.

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Former IBF welterweight titlist Shawn Porter (left) with father/trainer Kenny Porter. Photo credit: Amanda Westcott/Showtime

Kenny Porter unplugged

According to Kenny Porter, father/trainer of former 147-pound titlist Shawn Porter, they’ve wanted to face former two-division titlist Danny Garcia for years.

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Junior lightweights Ryan Garcia (left) and Carlos Morales. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

September starts

As we inch further away from summer, the month of September has much to offer, in the sport of boxing. Steve Kim details this month’s upcoming dates.

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Showtime

Showtime’s fall line-up is coming together

To fight fans, few things are a valuable as consistency in quality product and scheduling. Thankfully Showtime Boxing seems to have this all in hand.

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President of Sports and Event Programming for the Showtime network, Stephen Espinoza. Photo credit: Jennifer S. Altman

Four platforms, one boxing business

Is the sport of boxing fractured, due to loyalties between promotional firms and viewing platforms? Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza offers his thoughts.

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IBF/WBC lightweight titlist Mikey Garcia (right) vs. Robert Easter Jr. Photo credit: German Villasenor

Weekend results: July 31, 2018

This past weekend, boxing enjoyed its fair share of championship results. Bill Tibbs gives a brief rundown.

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IBF/WBC lightweight titlist Mikey Garcia. Photo credit: German Villasenor

Mikey the mechanic

Once again undefeated four-division titlist Mikey Garcia has added to his fistic legacy by staying true to technical virtue, against Robert Easter Jr.

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