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Here Boxing’s Obsolete

Why has – and is – so little boxing programming been scheduled for HBO in 2018? Steve Kim reports.

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The evolution of John Skipper and the genesis of a deal

Late last year, former ESPN President John Skipper was embroiled in a drug-related scandal. Now he’s back and enjoying a second chance in a new boxing venture.

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Vasiliy Lomachenko elevates to the next level

Last Saturday night, now a three-division champion, Vasiliy Lomachenko turned his career up to a whole new level by beating Jorge Linares. Steve Kim reports.

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Golden Boy Promotions plays two

What could have been a complicated scheduling snafu for this weekend’s boxing slate has been handled as smooth as could be, thanks to Golden Boy Promotions.

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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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ESPN2 results: Ryan Garcia beats Jayson Velez by unanimous decision

On Friday night, ESPN and StubHub Center played host to a Golden Boy Promotions card headlined by Ryan Garcia vs. Jayson Velez, at junior lightweight.

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Golden Boy Promotions scrambles to salvage Cinco De Mayo Weekend at StubHub Center

Thanks to Golden Boy Promotions, unbeaten 130-pound contender Ryan Garcia got another opportunity to shine this weekend, this time, at the StubHub Center.

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Ryan Garcia: ‘I’m in line to become the face of Golden Boy Promotions’

On the heels of his most recent fight, less than two months ago, undefeated junior lightweight contender Ryan Garcia returns to the ring on Friday.

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Belts matter for Isaac Dogboe…Viva Ghana!

On Saturday, a new and serious player emerged onto the junior featherweight title scene, Isaac Dogboe, who stopped WBO titlist Jessie Magdaleno in 11 rounds.

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A Philly special

Philadelphia might just be one significant, relevant fight card away from being reborn as a serious fight city. Luis Cortes III reports.

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