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Miguel Cotto…Wepa!

Although tickets haven’t exactly been moving briskly for Miguel Cotto’s final professional bout, his impact on the sport – and Puerto Rico – can’t be denied.

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Aaron McKenna set to make pro debut on Saturday

On Saturday night, 18-year-old former amateur standout Aaron McKenna will make his pro debut on the undercard of Miguel Cotto vs. Sadam Ali.

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Oscar Negrete: Smaller fighter, huge opportunity

Typically fighting at 118 pounds, unbeaten Oscar Negrete gets his first crack at a world title when he faces 122-pound titlist Rey Vargas on Saturday night.

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A comeback of sorts: Sergey Kovalev routs Vyacheslav Shabranskyy

On Saturday, newly-crowned WBO light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev returned to form but can he keep that form against the toughest challenges at 175?

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Krush Groovin’

On Saturday night, Sergey Kovalev Krush Grooved Vyacheslav Shabrankyy and proved his jam was still def at 175 pounds. Steve Kim reports.

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Former unified light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev (foreground) and promoter Kathy Duva. Photo credit: Stacey Verbeek

Sergey Kovalev destroys Vyacheslav Shabranskyy to regain WBO light heavyweight title

On Saturday night, Sergey Kovalev faced Vyacheslav Shabranskyy in a bout for the vacant WBO light heavyweight title, on HBO. Luis Cortes III reports.

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Former unified light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev (foreground) and promoter Kathy Duva. Photo credit: Stacey Verbeek

A year later, just who – and what – is Sergey Kovalev?

A year after losing his light heavyweight championship, does Sergey Kovalev have what it takes to rule the 175-pound division once again? Steve Kim reports.

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Boxing’s biggest turkeys

As we look forward to another great Thanksgiving Day (if we’re all fortunate), Marty Mulcahey shines a light on boxing’s turkeys that weren’t so delicious.

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Manny Robles: Not home for the holidays

Manny Robles will miss out on Thanksgiving with his family but hopes a title-winning effort by his light heavyweight Vyacheslav Shabranskyy will be worth it.

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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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