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Orlando Salido receives well-deserved accolades and maps out 2017

He had but one fight this year but former three-time featherweight titlist Orlando Salido is still getting major props as part of 2016’s finest in boxing.

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2016: The year in boxing

2016 might not have been the most definitive year of note in boxing’s annals but it wasn’t that bad; was it? Bill Tibbs brings it all home.

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WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman (left) vs. Shawn Porter. Photo credit: Associated Press

Saturday night fever at Barclays Center

Steve Kim looks back at a riveting battle between WBA 147-pound titlist Keith Thurman and former IBF beltholder Shawn Porter, among other weekend tidbits.

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Photo by:  Howard Bingham

UCN WEEK IN REVIEW – Ali’s Last Goodbye

UCN, with the world, says goodbye to Muhammad Ali.

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Romulo Koasicha (left) vs. Vasyl Lomachenko. Photo credit: German Villasenor

Grace notes: On Vasyl Lomachenko

Can Vasyl Lomachenko really win his second major championship in as many divisions in just seven fights tonight? Guest contributor Sean Nam believes so.

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A night in the wilderness: On Francisco Vargas-Orlando Salido

The Cruelest Sport’s Jimmy Tobin joins UCNLive to share his thoughts on the mysterious variable in boxing known as Orlando Salido.

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Orlando Salido: Boxing’s modern-day throwback warrior

On Saturday night, Orlando Salido once again proved he’s a resilient throwback in a draw against undefeated WBC junior lightweight titlist Francisco Vargas.

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Orlando Salido (left) vs. WBC junior lightweight titlist Francisco Vargas, June 4, 2016, at StubHub Center, Carson, California. Photo credit: German Villasenor

The skill of violence

WBC 130-pound titlist Francisco Vargas and Orlando Salido fought to a draw on Saturday in a bout already tabbed as a ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate.

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Hearts of Fire: Vargas and Salido Fight to a Draw

Michael Baca reports from ringside at the StubHub Center on Vargas-Salido, a Fight of the Year candidate.

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Ali spying on Foreman's through Howard Bingham's lens (Photo by:  Howard Bingham)

UCN Week In Review – “The Greatest” is Gone

UCN dedicates this Week in Review to Muhammad Ali and his Godson and UCN Co-Founder Damon Bingham, may you both rest in peace.

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