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WBO light heavyweight titlist Eleider Alvarez (left) vs. Sergey Kovalev. Photo credit: David Spagnolo/Main Events

HBO results: Eleider Alvarez knocks out Sergey Kovalev, wins WBO light heavyweight title

On Saturday night, WBO light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev faced Eleider Alvarez, at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, in Atlantic City, on HBO.

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WBO light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev. Photo credit: Craig Bennett/Main Events

All is not lost: Sergey Kovalev vs. Eleider Alvarez

In a division in which a lineal champion hasn’t lived up to his potential, at least we’re getting premium consolation in Sergey Kovalev vs. Eleider Alvarez.

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IBF/WBC lightweight titlist Mikey Garcia (right) vs. Robert Easter Jr. Photo credit: German Villasenor

Showtime results: Mikey Garcia defeats Robert Easter Jr., unifies lightweight titles

On Saturday night, lightweight titlists Mikey Garcia and Robert Easter Jr. faced off in a unification bout, at Staples Center in Los Angeles, on Showtime.

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Heavyweight Luis Ortiz. Photo credit: Scott Hirano/Showtime

Story lines: Coast-to-coast title bouts and ‘King Kong’ returns

Our own Michael Baca II shares his thoughts, as well as story lines, on tonight’s spate of quality fights and their participants.

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Undefeated lightweight prospect Karlos Balderas (front). Photo credit: Scott Hirano/Showtime

Karlos Balderas: Making virtue a necessity

Undefeated lightweight prospect Karlos Balderas might only be 22 years old but a deep, proud wisdom lies beneath his youthful exterior.

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Oleksandr Usyk wins undisputed cruiserweight championship and Muhammad Ali Trophy

On Saturday, in Moscow, Russia, Oleksandr Usyk faced Murat Gassiev for all the cruiserweight championship marbles, and the Muhammad Ali Trophy.

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WBO junior middleweight titlist Jaime Munguia (left) vs. Liam Smith. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions

HBO results: Jaime Munguia decisions Liam Smith

On Saturday night, undefeated Jaime Munguia made the first defense of his WBO junior middleweight title, against former beltholder Liam Smith, on HBO.

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Welterweight Jaron Ennis (left) vs. Armando Alvarez. Photo credit: Rosie Cohe/Showtime

ShoBox results: Jaron Ennis powers through Armando Alvarez

On Friday night, controversy was a glaring facet in another installment of Showtime’s ‘ShoBox,’ at the WinnaVegas Casino & Resort, in Sloan, Iowa.

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Oleksandr Usyk vs. Murat Gassiev for the Muhammad Ali Trophy in World Boxing Super Series final

It’s finally here. The World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight final, featuring Oleksandr Usyk vs. Murat Gassiev, takes place, today, in Moscow, Russia.

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Junior welterweight Regis Prograis. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

ESPN results: Regis Prograis stops Juan Jose Velasco

On Saturday night, ESPN broadcast a card with a homecoming main event featuring undefeated junior welterweight Regis Prograis, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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