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Fazliddin Gaibnazarov turns pro with Top Rank Promotions

Although tucked away on tonight’s Top Rank Promotions card from Carson, California, 2016 Olympic gold medalist Fazliddin Gaibnazarov shouldn’t be overlooked.

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Mike Altamura signs Olympic gold medalist Daniyar Yeleussinov

Amateur welterweight standout and two-time Olympian Daniyar Yeleussinov recently signed with boxing industry veteran Mike Altamura. Rian Scalia reports.

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Olympians slowly trickling into the pros

Our own Rian Scalia updates us on the next moves for many recent Olympic-level amateur boxers, many of them having recently turned pro.

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Ushering in a new wave of Mexican fighters

On Friday night, revered amateur and Mexican National team member Marvin Cabrera will make his pro debut in Los Angeles at the Belasco Theater.

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Why many great amateurs never turn pro

Why don’t so many excellent amateur boxers eventually turn pro? Rian Scalia chimes in for an informative report on the benefits of a global amateur scene.

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From amateur to pro, the Olympics don’t tell the whole story

So now that the 2016 Summer Olympics are over, what’s next for some of the Games’ top amateurs? Rian Scalia reports.

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Let the real games begin

Whose promotional hooks will wind up in the unassuming kids who have just given their all in the amateurs leading up to the Olympics? Steve Kim reports.

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Olympic boxing once again tainted by disgusting officiating

The more things change, the more they totally stay the same. So in that regard, is it a surprise that some Olympic boxers got jobbed? Rian Scalia reports.

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Developing storylines at Olympic boxing in Rio

As we delve further into Olympic boxing in this year’s Games in Rio de Janeiro, our own Rian Scalia keeps us up to speed with developing storylines.

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The Olympic super heavyweight preview

The current crop of super heavyweights competing in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics will be scouted heavily during competition. Rian Scalia tells us why.

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