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Teofimo Lopez Sr. and Jr.

Father knows best?

The only person more confident in Teofimo Lopez’s ability might just be father/trainer Teofimo Lopez Sr. And that makes this Lopez tandem twice as ambitious.

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Junior welterweight Regis Prograis (left) vs. Juan Jose Velasco. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Back from ‘The Big Easy’

Our own Steve Kim crosses off another task on his bucket list, as he traveled to New Orleans to cover ‘Top Rank Boxing on ESPN,’ and eat…and eat…and eat.

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Undefeated junior welterweight contender Alex Saucedo (left) and manager Sam Katkovski

‘Sudden’ Sam Katkovski burns the midnight oil

Sam Katkovski really loves boxing and wants to see it make an immeasurable resurgence, as part of the Churchill Management Group. Steve Kim reports.

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Lightweight Teofimo Lopez. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

The ‘Teofimo Express’ rolls into New Orleans

Undefeated lightweight Teofimo Lopez and his father/trainer Teofimo Lopez Sr. aren’t just family; they’re the ‘Teofimo Express.’ Steve Kim reports.

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Lucas Matthysse vs. Manny Pacquiao is on ESPN+…whether you like it or not

Once slotted for pay-per-view, this weekend’s welterweight bout between Lucas Matthysse and Manny Pacquiao will now be featured on ESPN+.

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A lost weekend in Fresno

In the wake of Jose Ramirez vs. Danny O’ Connor being cancelled, last Saturday, Top Rank and ESPN still hosted a card that couldn’t quite hit the high notes.

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Top Rank hits the road…Next stop: Fresno

Tonight’s visit, in Fresno, California, marks just one stop in the national roadshow in which Top Rank is taking part, to bring better boxing to the masses.

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The Future is Now: Golden Boy Promotions partners with Facebook

In an era when boxing fans are getting better access to their favorite sport, Golden Boy Promotions has upped its content distribution via Facebook Watch.

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Oklahoma City ‘Thunder’ indeed

With his dramatic, all-out war versus Leonardo Zappavigna, this past Saturday, on ESPN, does Top Rank have the second coming of Arturo Gatti in Alex Saucedo?

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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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