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The battle over May(day) 12

Negotiations for Jorge Linares vs. Vasyl Lomachenko – a battle both fighters desire – have hit a snag. Figures. Steve Kim explains why.

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The War Report: January 2018

With a new look and a different approach, Michael Baca II’s The War Report is back, featuring a full monthly recap of boxing’s most notable results.

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HBO results: Lucas Matthysse KOs Tewa Kiram; Jorge Linares handles Mercito Gesta

On Saturday night, the boxing action was plentiful, as HBO and Golden Boy Promotions returned to the Forum, in Inglewood, California. Michael Baca II reports.

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Jorge Linares: ‘I just hope Mercito Gesta is prepared physically for this fight’

WBA lightweight titlist Jorge Linares is looking for big challenges but he has to get by Mercito Gesta first, this Saturday. Michael Baca II reports.

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Golden Boy Promotions kicks off 2018

On Saturday night, Golden Boy Promotions kicks off its 2018 with an HBO doubleheader, from the Forum, in Inglewood, California. Steve Kim reports.

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Mikey Garcia: ‘A victory over me launches Sergey Lipinets’ career to the top’

During a recent press conference, the reasons for WBC 135-pound titlist Mikey Garcia facing IBF 140-pound beltholder Sergey Lipinets were revealed.

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Mercito Gesta looks forward to being an underdog versus Jorge Linares

When Golden Boy Promotions proposed a shot at WBA lightweight champion Jorge Linares, Mercito Gesta took no time to accept the opportunity.

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Mr. Big Stuff (and other stuff)

Now that we’ve experienced IBF/WBA heavyweight titlist Anthony Joshua’s dominance once again, what can we expect, regarding his future? Steve Kim reports.

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Matchroom Boxing to come to the States

With former 160-pound titlist Daniel Jacobs signing with Matchroom Boxing and inking a network deal with HBO, what does this mean for boxing going forward?

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A fight night at the Forum

Another solid boxing weekend has come and gone and Steve Kim is here to share his thoughts on it, starting with Jorge Linares vs. Luke Campbell at the Forum.

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