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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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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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Filipinos in Fresno

Tonight marks the first time a Filipino champion faces a compatriot in a title defense and it all happens in Fresno, California, on ESPN+.

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The Square Jungle: Lomachenko-Linares, Stevenson-Jack, Eddie Hearn and DAZN

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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Eddie Hearn and Anthony Joshua demand home canvas advantage

Eddie Hearn and unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua know the latter’s worth in Europe and aren’t willing to budge, when it comes to Deontay Wilder.

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Joe Tessitore remains ringside for ESPN

It’s no surprise that a professional of Joe Tessitore’s ilk would be offered myriad television opportunities. Just don’t count on him abandoning boxing.

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Jose Benavidez Jr. is healed, healthy and hunting for world title shot

Unbeaten 147-pound contender Jose Benavidez Jr. is fired up about continuing his comeback, after suffering a gunshot wound. He returns to the ring on June 9.

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