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Daniyar Yeleussinov continues a revered Kazakh boxing tradition

Kazakh 147-pound prospect Daniyar Yeleussinov looks to continue a national boxing tradition when he makes his U.K. debut for Matchroom Boxing on Wednesday,

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Former two-division king Terence Crawford looks to dominate at welterweight

On Saturday, June 9, will two-division champion Terence Crawford have another easy night at the office versus WBO welterweight titlist Jeff Horn?

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A rematch at Staples Center between Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares

Why is a seemingly better matched bout like Leo Santa Cruz-Abner Mares II being overshadowed by Jeff Horn-Terence Crawford? Steve Kim reports.

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New promoter, new trainer, new Toka Kahn Clary?

With a second chance at promotional prosperity, 126-pounder Toka Kahn Clary looks to make the most of a new opportunity with Evander Holyfield’s new company.

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The Square Jungle: On the Saul Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin snafu

As long as boxing exists, there is a Square Jungle in which it resides. And in this Jungle, Carlos Acevedo rules with an iron keyboard and a wit to match.

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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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DAZN Confused: Eddie Hearn comes to America

Matchroom Boxing Group Managing Director Eddie Hearn seems to have a sweet deal with subscription service DAZN but will it truly be a smooth sailing venture?

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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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A game of Risk played by Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez

Further ‘He said/he said’ hijinks ensue, as Tom Loeffler and Oscar De La Hoya defend their respective fighters Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez.

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Is Khalid Yafai sharing a bill with a future foe?

Tonight’s ESPN+ stream, live from Fresno, California will feature two 115-pound title defenses. Will this card set the stage for a unification bout later?

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