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Prelude to war: Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. make weight

A day prior to their 12-round catchweight bout on Saturday night, Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. both made the 164.5-pound limit by eight ounces.

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They said it: Who wins Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.?

Who wins the most anticipated all-Mexican showdown in years? Bill Tibbs collected many a thought on Saturday’s Canelo Alvarez-Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. bout.

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Weight issues for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.?

Could Oscar De La Hoya’s career swan song serve as a harbinger of doom for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., who faces Saul Alvarez on Saturday? Steve Kim reports.

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The Canelo-Chavez support team speaks

Not to be overlooked, the young talent that comprises the Saul Alvarez-Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. undercard bouts recently shared its enthusiasm with UCNLive.

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‘The Machine’ is back

After an 18-month absence from the sport, does Lucas Matthysse have what it takes to make a comeback at 140 and 147 pounds? Steve Kim reports.

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Can Canelo vs. Chavez deliver?

Does this weekend’s all-Mexican scrap between Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez live up to the hype and hatred it’s generated? Steve Kim reports.

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Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev: Kings in contempt of court

The acrimony between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev is thicker than ever, as both men have concluded their press tour and now prepare for their June rematch.

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Wanna bet? Not really…

Even though the fight as been on for awhile, all bets between Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. are off. Steve Kim reports.

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Cinco de Mayo weekend sees Canelo and Chavez in the brawl for it all

Yes, Saul Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is official and, yes, it’s probably going to be awesome. Bill Tibbs reports.

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Super thoughts and observations

It might have been Super Bowl Sunday but that doesn’t mean Steve Kim is out of the boxing loop. Here are his observations on this past weekend’s action.

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