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Undefeated light heavyweight prospect Ali Akhmedov. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/360 Promotions

Ali Akhmedov headlines ‘Hollywood Fight Nights’

Under the watchful eyes of 360 Promotions’ Tom Loeffler and trainer Abel Sanchez, 175-pound prospect Ali Akhmedov headlines ‘Hollywood Fight Nights’ tonight.

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Top Rank inks new seven-year ESPN deal

Top Rank and ESPN recently surprised the boxing world when they revealed a new seven-year agreement to distribute exclusive content through the network.

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

Krushed in Atlantic City

Boxing’s biggest surprise on Saturday had be Eleider Alvarez’s stoppage of 175-pound titlist Sergey Kovalev. What was the catalyst for such a shocking loss?

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WBO light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev with a gigantic left-handed Gibson Les Paul outside the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Photo courtesy of Main Events

An Atlantic City renaissance?

Who knew Atlantic City – once thought to be a dead and cold destination for boxing – would rise like a phoenix from its greed-inspired immolation?

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

Sergey Kovalev: Undisputed?

Losing to Andre Ward put a dent in Sergey Kovalev’s plans to become undisputed champion at 175 pounds. Tonight he resumes his quest to undo history.

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FOX delivers a whole lotta comebacks

Tonight a tripleheader on FOX will feature a battleground laden with comebacks and potential stories of redemption.

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WBA light heavyweight titlist Dmitry Bivol. Photo courtesy of Main Events

Dmitry Bivol loves L.A.

Undefeated WBA 175-pound titlist Dmitry Bivol may hang his hat in Russia but, when it comes to putting in that work, there’s no place like Los Angeles.

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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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President of Sports and Event Programming for the Showtime network, Stephen Espinoza. Photo credit: Jennifer S. Altman

Four platforms, one boxing business

Is the sport of boxing fractured, due to loyalties between promotional firms and viewing platforms? Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza offers his thoughts.

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IBF/WBC lightweight titlist Mikey Garcia. Photo credit: German Villasenor

Mikey the mechanic

Once again undefeated four-division titlist Mikey Garcia has added to his fistic legacy by staying true to technical virtue, against Robert Easter Jr.

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