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WBA "regular" featherweight titlist Jesus M. Rojas (left) and Joseph Diaz Jr. (Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

A brave new world: Twitter beefs can become Facebook Live fights now

With new deals seemingly popping up between promotional firms and over-the-top streaming services, will Golden Boy Promotions prosper with Facebook Live?

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WBO light heavyweight titlist Eleider Alvarez. Photo credit: David Spagnolo/Main Events

The McIntosh: Eleider Alvarez stuns Sergey Kovalev

A week after WBO 175-pound titlist Eleider Alvarez’s surprise win over Sergey Kovalev, Sean Nam examines the reaction of someone close to ‘Storm.’

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Former three-division titlist Kazuto Ioka (left) vs. Nare Yianleang. Photo courtesy of KYODO

Kazuto Ioka leads the charge into ‘SuperFly 3’

During Wednesday’s press conference touting HBO’s upcoming ‘SuperFly 3’ card, three-division titlist Kazuto Ioka seemed to have the most engaging story.

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Top Rank extends and expands deal with ESPN

It’s often said that when you put in the hard work, rewards will be reaped. In the case of Top Rank’s existing deal with ESPN, truer words were never spoken.

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Undefeated light heavyweight prospect Steven "So Cold" Nelson. Photo credit: Omaha World-Herald/www.omaha.com

So Cold, Bud, BoMac…and a whole lotta love

You’ve heard the saying ‘Boxing saves lives.” Well, it won’t lose its meaning if Terence Crawford, Steven Nelson and Brian McIntyre have their say.

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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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