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WBO light heavyweight titlist Eleider Alvarez (left) vs. Sergey Kovalev. Photo credit: David Spagnolo/Main Events

Krushed in Atlantic City

Boxing’s biggest surprise on Saturday had be Eleider Alvarez’s stoppage of 175-pound titlist Sergey Kovalev. What was the catalyst for such a shocking loss?

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WBO light heavyweight titlist Eleider Alvarez (left) vs. Sergey Kovalev. Photo credit: David Spagnolo/Main Events

HBO results: Eleider Alvarez knocks out Sergey Kovalev, wins WBO light heavyweight title

On Saturday night, WBO light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev faced Eleider Alvarez, at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, in Atlantic City, on HBO.

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WBO light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev with a gigantic left-handed Gibson Les Paul outside the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Photo courtesy of Main Events

An Atlantic City renaissance?

Who knew Atlantic City – once thought to be a dead and cold destination for boxing – would rise like a phoenix from its greed-inspired immolation?

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WBO light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev. Photo credit: Craig Bennett/Main Events

Sergey Kovalev: Undisputed?

Losing to Andre Ward put a dent in Sergey Kovalev’s plans to become undisputed champion at 175 pounds. Tonight he resumes his quest to undo history.

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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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Here Boxing’s Obsolete

Why has – and is – so little boxing programming been scheduled for HBO in 2018? Steve Kim reports.

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Saturday Night Fever in New York

On Saturday night, there was boxing action to spare on the biggest platforms…and it was all hosted in New York. Steve Kim reports.

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Sergey Kovalev and Dmitry Bivol retain titles. Is a collision course to unify the division next?

On Saturday night, the 175-pound division held court beneath the spotlight, on HBO’s “World Championship Boxing,” live at the Madison Square Garden Theater.

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Sergey Kovalev kicks off his 2018 campaign

A rejuvenated Sergey Kovalev kicks off his 2018 tonight, at Madison Square Garden, when he defends his WBO light heavyweight title against Igor Mikhalkin.

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Sergey Kovalev to headline at MSG Theater again; Dmitry Bivol to face Sullivan Barrera

Something special could be brewing in the 175-pound division, on March 3, as WBO titlist Sergey Kovalev headlines at the Theater at Madison Square Garden.

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