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Heavyweight Bryant Jennings (left) vs. Alexander Dimitrenko. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Bryant Jennings says ‘By-By’ to Alexander Dimitrenko in thrilling heavyweight fight

On Saturday night, ‘Top Rank Boxing on ESPN’ featured a main event pitting former heavyweight title challenger Bryant Jennings against Alexander Dimitrenko.

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Junior lightweight Andrew Cancio (right) vs. Dardan Zenunaj. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

ESPN2 results: Andrew Cancio beats Dardan Zenunaj in an exciting action fight

On Friday night, Golden Boy Promotions and ESPN featured a televised doubleheader, in Indio, California, with 130-pounder Andrew Cancio in its main event.

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Bryant Jennings, the businessman of boxing

After having fallen short in a world title attempt and suffering promotional issues, heavyweight Bryant Jennings realizes boxing is both sport and business.

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Super middleweight contender Jesse Hart. Photo credit: David Maialetti/Philly.com

Jesse Hart is looking for another world title shot; Mike Gavronski says he’s better

On Saturday night, super middleweights Jesse Hart and Mike Gavronski will do battle in a 10-rounder that each man sees as a step toward a title opportunity.

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

Too much of a good thing?

In a landscape in which multiple options for viewing boxing are now available, will too much boxing actually be a good thing? Top Rank’s Bob Arum chimes in.

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Top Rank extends and expands deal with ESPN

It’s often said that when you put in the hard work, rewards will be reaped. In the case of Top Rank’s existing deal with ESPN, truer words were never spoken.

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Top Rank inks new seven-year ESPN deal

Top Rank and ESPN recently surprised the boxing world when they revealed a new seven-year agreement to distribute exclusive content through the network.

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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. 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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Junior lightweights Christopher Diaz (left) and Masayuki Ito. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Rudy Hernandez says Christopher Diaz vs. Masayuki Ito is a 51/49 fight

Despite being 130-pound contender Masayuki Ito’s trainer, Rudy Hernandez thinks tonight’s bout against Christopher Diaz will be almost evenly matched.

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