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Undefeated lightweight prospect Karlos Balderas (front). Photo credit: Scott Hirano/Showtime

Karlos Balderas: Making virtue a necessity

Undefeated lightweight prospect Karlos Balderas might only be 22 years old but a deep, proud wisdom lies beneath his youthful exterior.

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Four-division titleholder Mikey Garcia. Photo credit: Scott Hirano/Showtime

Like Frank Sinatra, Mikey Garcia will do it his way

Despite not having an official contract with any promoter in boxing, undefeated four-division titlist Mikey Garcia intends to build his legacy his way.

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A bevy of boxing on all platforms

So how does one watch so much boxing, over the course of one day, when so many platforms are available? Steve Kim reports on this past weekend’s action.

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It’s a good rematch but have Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares changed?

In the three years prior to their rematch this Saturday night, have Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares changed? Will they still wage an epic battle?

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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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Nonito Donaire to face Carl Frampton, adds another chapter to storied career

As indicated by facing Carl Frampton on Saturday, Nonito Donaire insists he wants only the biggest fights from this point on. Steve Kim reports.

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Slipping the junior welterweights a Mikey

Tonight’s bout between IBF 140-pound titlist Sergey Lipinets and Mikey Garcia will make a dent in determining whom will become the top guy in the division.

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Sergey Lipinets vs. Mikey Garcia delayed

The February 10 bout between IBF junior welterweight titlist Sergey Lipinets and Mikey Garcia has been postponed due a training injury sustained by Lipinets.

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Mikey Garcia: ‘A victory over me launches Sergey Lipinets’ career to the top’

During a recent press conference, the reasons for WBC 135-pound titlist Mikey Garcia facing IBF 140-pound beltholder Sergey Lipinets were revealed.

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Are politics keeping World Boxing Super Series off HBO and Showtime?

Why is a perfectly good boxing concept, in the World Boxing Super Series, being kept out of HBO and Showtime’s reaches? Steve Kim reports.

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