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Larry Merchant (right) with Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Larry Merchant is still observing

Former HBO ringside commentator Larry Merchant may have been away from the microphone for awhile but that doesn’t mean he no longer observes boxing.

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HBO Boxing: In memoriam

By now you’ve likely heard or read about the demise of HBO Boxing, an old friend to many of us, of whom The President offers his eulogy.

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HBO bows out of boxing

What had been foreseen for some time now was substantiated on Thursday morning: Starting in 2019, HBO Sports will no longer broadcast boxing.

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Larry Merchant (right) with Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Lunch with Larry: Part two

In Part Two of a conversation with our own Steve Kim, Larry Merchant shares talks about streaming technology and the greatest fight he ever covered live.

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Lunch with Larry: Part one

In Part One of a conversation with our own Steve Kim, longtime boxing commentator and pundit Larry Merchant shares his thoughts on fights he’d like to see.

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Boxing brand awareness

Today the brands associated with the sport of boxing have become just as important as – if not more than – the sport itself. The President reports.

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Jose Ramirez: The Fresno Franchise

After packing the Save Mart Arena full of Fresno’s fistic faithful, can unbeaten 140-pound contender Jose Ramirez continue the trend as a local franchise?

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Canelo-GGG heads to Vegas: Are you really surprised?

You didn’t have to be a genius to predict that Las Vegas was the most likely candidate to host the mega-fight between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez.

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Canelo-GGG: We know when but where?

OK, so we know we’re getting Saul Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin in the waning days of this summer…but where exactly will this epic throwdown be hosted?

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Deja vu for Kathy Duva and Main Events

Last Saturday night’s Andre Ward-Sergey Kovalev bout could be described as ‘same thing, different day’ for Kathy Duva and Main Events. Steve Kim reports.

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