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Former middleweight titlist Daniel Jacobs (left) and Matchroom Boxing Group Managing Director Eddie Hearn

‘Tis the boxing season in the Northeast

Are you a fan of boxing from the Northeast United States? Well, you’re in for a treat. Luis Cortes III shares his list of regional events to close out 2018.

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Manny Pacquiao (right) vs. Lucas Matthysse. Photo credit: Mohd Rasfan/AFP/Getty Images

Manny Pacquiao to write final chapter with Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions

Now that Manny Pacquiao has signed with Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions, could a rematch with Floyd Mayweather Jr. soon follow?

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WBO welterweight titlist Terence Crawford with Top Rank CEO Bob Arum. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Bob Arum calls out ‘cancer’

Top Rank CEO Bob Arum has a new nickname and description for Premier Boxing Champions’ Al Haymon – and it isn’t complimentary…at all.

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WBA "regular" middleweight titlist Ryota Murata (left) vs. Rob Brant

Rob Brant ruins the best laid plans

Did a more concentrated effort, built on a previous loss, aid middleweight Rob Brant in victory over Ryota Murata last Saturday night? Steve Kim reports.

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(From left to right) The Ring Magazine Editor-in-Chief Douglass Fischer, world middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez, and Golden Boy Promotions founder Oscar De La Hoya. Photo Credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

Boss player: Canelo Alvarez signs with DAZN

As boxing enjoys a resurgence, the middleweight division itself is also enjoying one of its own, as champion Canelo Alvarez signs a major deal with DAZN.

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WBA "regular" middleweight titlist Ryota Murata (left) vs. Rob Brant

Ryota Murata to defend WBA ‘regular’ middleweight title at Park MGM in Las Vegas

The middleweight division looks to cement more viable contenders to the legitimate championship as Ryota Murata will face Rob Brant, this Saturday.

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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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WBO welterweight titlist Terence Crawford. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

On call: Terence Crawford vs. Jose Benavidez Jr.

The tension is at a fever pitch but WBO welterweight titlist Terence Crawford is confident of victory over Jose Benavidez Jr. on Saturday night.

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