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Will Vargas-Berchelt and Miura-Roman be must-see-TV?

Despite a compelling rematch between Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz on Showtime, HBO’s Saturday line-up ain’t so shabby either.

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Takashi Miura: ‘I expect a real brawl against Miguel Roman’

Takashi Miura wants nothing more than a shot at the WBC 130-pound title – a belt he used to hold – but he has to get past Miguel Roman first this Saturday.

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Team Sor Rungvisai excited to fight Roman Gonzalez

After waiting nearly two-and-a-half years, Srisaket Sor Rungvisai finally gets another shot at the WBC super flyweight title – and his team couldn’t be happier.

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It’s not TV. It’s HBO…but is it still doing boxing?

On Jan. 28, HBO will broadcast a doubleheader from Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California – but that’s it for awhile. Steve Kim reports.

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The Soapbox: Boxing’s closed-off-circuit

In a new (and LONG-anticipated) edition of ‘The Soapbox,’ Steve Kim welcomes new opinions on what’s powering UFC’s success in pay-per-views over boxing.

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Market adjustments needed?

So when it comes to having to pay WAY more than you should for certain fights in 2017, Top Rank Promotions’ Bob Arum advises to buy what you want. Uh, OK…

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On to 2017

Has 2016 REALLY been a crappy year in boxing? Ehhhhh…you’d better ask The President himself. From the looks of things, it can’t get get any worse in 2017.

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No longer Average Joe

By now, you’ve heard of the common man, light heavyweight contender Joe Smith Jr., who’s had anything but the common year in boxing. Steve Kim reports.

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Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Jacobs is finally across the goal line

The biggest middleweight championship fight not involving a certain redheaded superstar is signed and sealed: Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Jacobs is on.

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The clock rang midnight on ‘The Executioner,’ not Cinderella

Once midnight lapsed, Bernard Hopkins experienced one final gala, yet seemingly tripped over his glass slipper en route to a stoppage loss to Joe Smith Jr.

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