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ESPN+ results: Naoya Inoue blasts out Jamie McDonnell in one

On Friday, in Tokyo, Japan, Jamie McDonnell and Naoya Inoue squared off for McDonnell’s WBA “regular” bantamweight title, via stream, on the new ESPN+ app.

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Take me to your leader: Naoya Inoue moves up to bantamweight

Having left 115 pounds for tentatively more fruitful opportunities at bantamweight, unbeaten two-division titlist Naoya Inoue faces Jamie McDonnell on Friday.

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Daigo Higa looks to make the leap

Undefeated WBC flyweight titleholder Daigo Higa hopes to make a big splash in the United States soon but first, he must get by Cristofer Rosales on Sunday.

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Luis Nery vs. Shinsuke Yamanaka II: Is resolution at hand?

Just six months since their controversial first encounter, will the 118-pound championship rematch between Shinsuke Yamanaka and Luis Nery provide resolution?

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Danny Roman returns to Japan

Once Danny Roman won the WBA 122-pound title, he didn’t take his laurels for granted. In fact his approach to rising to the top of his division is methodical.

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Ryoichi Taguchi and Milan Melindo fight for a piece of history on Sunday

Special guest contributor Tamas Pradarics examines Sunday’s junior flyweight championship unification between Ryoichi Taguchi and Milan Melindo, in Japan.

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The War Report: Time & Place (Week 35, 2017)

It’s Week 35 of Michael Baca II’s The War Report, featuring a full recap of boxing’s best and what to look forward to in the coming weeks.

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Danny Roman travels to Japan for first title shot

His first major title shot and first trip to Japan come together for Danny Roman, who will face WBA 122-pound titlist Shun Kubo, on September 3, in Kyoto.

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How to save 100 bucks and enjoy good fights this weekend

Tamas Pradarics shares four ways YOU can save 100 clams on boxing this weekend by eschewing Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor, UCNation!

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End of an era: Luis Nery punches the champion out of Shinsuke Yamanaka

Special guest contributor Tamas Pradarics looks back at Tuesday’s shocking bantamweight championship bout between Shinsuke Yamanaka and Luis Nery.

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