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

Kathy Duva says a ‘proxy war’ is taking place

Kathy Duva isn’t just the CEO of Main Events. She’s also a savvy businesswoman who believes DAZN could become the unfortunate casualty of a proxy war.

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Undisputed female welterweight champion and recipient of the first The Ring Magazine female pound-for-pound championship honors, Cecilia Braekhus. Photo credit: Team Braekhus

Cecilia Braekhus makes history as The Ring Magazine’s inaugural female pound-for-pound champion

In combat sports, women continue breaking new ground and, in boxing, it’s no different, as Cecilia Braekhus earns another top honor.

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WBA/WBC middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez (left) and Gennady Golovkin. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

So what’s next for Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin?

Last Saturday’s middleweight championship rematch between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin was undoubtedly entertaining. So what’s next for this duo?

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WBA/WBC middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

The Championship Rounds: This and that from last weekend

A memorable weekend in boxing was capped off by the middleweight championship rematch between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Goolovkin. Bill Tibbs reports.

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Middleweight David Lemieux (left) vs. Spike O'Sullivan. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

David Lemieux back in title talk after impressive KO win over Spike O’ Sullivan

After a successful comeback win over Spike O’ Sullivan, in a WBA middleweight title eliminator, David Lemieux says he’s ready to face Canelo Alvarez.

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WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

With a level playing field, it’s put up or shut up for Gennady Golovkin

Gennady Golovkin seems to have gotten everything he’s wanted in the run-up to his rematch against Canelo Alvarez. Can ‘GGG’ now make the most of his demands?

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WBA/WBC middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez (left) and Gennady Golovkin. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

Gennady Golovkin’s gambit

Tonight on HBO Pay-Per-View, middleweight champions Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez are set to clash but is a greater legacy at stake for ‘GGG’?

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They said it: Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Alvarez 2

The moment of truth is almost upon us: Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Alvarez 2 happens on Saturday and the opinions are hot and heavy. Bill Tibbs reports.

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Undefeated junior welterweights Antonio Orozco (left) and WBC titlist Jose Ramirez. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Antonio Orozco faces Jose Ramirez in Fresno

Leading up to his challenge of WBC junior welterweight titlist Jose Ramirez tonight, Antonio Orozco took no chances in preparing and making weight.

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Former four-division champion Roman Gonzalez. Photo credit: Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions

Roman Gonzalez plans to kick off a smart comeback on Saturday

Guest contributor Tamas Pradarics takes a look at former four-division champion Roman Gonzalez’s plans on mounting a successful comeback, on Saturday night.

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