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Featherweight Shakur Stevenson (right) vs. Viorel Simion. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Shakur Stevenson makes a statement

Previously perceived as simply a solid (if not so much eye-opening) prospect, featherweight Shakur Stevenson’s latest outing raised the stakes exponentially.

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WBO welterweight titlist Terence Crawford (left) vs. Jose Benavidez Jr. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Terence Crawford closes the show with 12th round TKO of Jose Benavidez Jr.

On Saturday night, WBO welterweight beltholder Terence Crawford faced Jose Benavidez Jr. in ‘Bud’s’ hometown of Omaha, Nebraska, on ESPN.

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Undefeated featherweight prospect Shakur Stevenson. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Shakur Stevenson to face Viorel Simion in step-up bout

Tonight on ESPN, undefeated featherweight prospect Shakur Stevenson will fight in his first 10-round bout, against Viorel Simion, in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Undefeated welterweight/junior middleweight prospect Jaron "Boots" Ennis

A heat wave of boxing hits Philly

When it comes to the Philadelphia fight scene, few scribes have their fingers on the pulse like Luis Cortes III, who provides a look at the area’s schedule.

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Alex Saucedo makes homecoming, eyes title shot

WBO 168-pound titlist Gilberto Ramirez might be the headliner in tonight’s ESPN main event but the crowd really wants to see unbeaten 140-pounder Alex Saucedo.

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Three-division champion Terence Crawford (left) vs. Jeff Horn. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

ESPN+ results: Terence Crawford stops Horn, wins WBO welterweight title

On Saturday night, Top Rank and ESPN+ hosted an evening of fights in Las Vegas, topped by Terence Crawford vs. Jeff Horn for Horn’s WBO welterweight title.

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Shakur Stevenson wants to be fast-tracked

Undefeated featherweight prospect Shakur Stevenson may only be six fights into his pro career but he believes he’s ready for bigger and better challenges.

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WBO junior featherweight titlist Isaac Dogboe (left) vs. Jessie Magdaleno. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

The week that was in boxing: May 1, 2018

Bill Tibbs shares his recap of last week’s goings-on in Our Sport with ‘The week that was in boxing.’

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Isaac Dogboe shocks Jessie Magdaleno, wins WBO belt with 11th round stoppage

On Saturday, world championship boxing returned to Philadelphia with an ESPN card headlined by Jessie Magdaleno vs. Isaac Dogboe.

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The third time is the charm: Ray Beltran wins the vacant WBO lightweight title

Happy days are truly here for one Ray Beltran, who faced Paulus Moses for the vacant WBO lightweight title on Friday night. Michael Baca II reports.

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