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The original ‘SuperFly’

HBO’s ‘SuperFly’ concept might seem fresh to viewers but it actually served as its own prequel well over five years ago. Steve Kim reports.

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Bloodsport: Srisaket Sor Rungvisai and Juan Francisco Estrada square off in ‘SuperFly 2’

The stakes are as high as one could imagine on Saturday night, as WBC 115-pound titlist Srisaket Sor Rungvisai and Juan Francisco Estrada throw down on HBO.

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Brian Viloria is aiming to make history…and the Hall of Fame

His fight for the vacant WBA flyweight title might be non-televised but Brian Viloria is treating tomorrow’s bout as a step toward a Hall of Fame ballot.

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Showtime

Showtime: Leading the charge in a new war of networks

The more things change, the more they stay the same. The further we distance ourselves from promotional Cold Wars, the closer we come with networks.

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(From right to left) WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin, referee Kenny Bayless and lineal middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez. Photo Credit: Tom Hogan/Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions

Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez II is on, for May 5

The rematch the boxing world is waiting for is on: Gennady Golovkin will again face Canelo Alvarez II, for all the middleweight marbles, on Cinco De Mayo.

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Boring After Dark at the Forum

In the wake of an uneventful show, at the Forum, what’s next for Golden Boy Promotions’ Lucas Matthysse and Jorge Linares? Steve Kim reports.

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HBO results: Lucas Matthysse KOs Tewa Kiram; Jorge Linares handles Mercito Gesta

On Saturday night, the boxing action was plentiful, as HBO and Golden Boy Promotions returned to the Forum, in Inglewood, California. Michael Baca II reports.

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A look at The Forum’s undercard players

Tonight’s HBO doubleheader should be interesting enough but a look at its undercard players reveals a crop of fighters which deserve profiles of their own.

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Will Lucas Matthysse be fit to be Thai’d?

Will the mysterious Thai Tewa Kiram be a little too much for Lucas Matthysse on Saturday night? Steve Kim reports.

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Jorge Linares: ‘I just hope Mercito Gesta is prepared physically for this fight’

WBA lightweight titlist Jorge Linares is looking for big challenges but he has to get by Mercito Gesta first, this Saturday. Michael Baca II reports.

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