Boxing

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Carl Froch wants UK fight with Andre Ward

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Englishman Carl Froch, who holds the World Boxing Association or the WBA Middleweight Championship, has challenged American Andre Ward, the holder of the WBA Super Middleweight Championship to cross the Atlantic and face him in his own backyard at the City Ground of Nottingham Forest Football Club.


Parkinson may not have been caused by boxing


Muhammad Ali's personal physician has claimed that he doesn't think his career as a boxer has anything to do with the boxer's long term suffering with Parkinson's disease.

Ali, who is widely regarded by almost the entire boxing fraternity as the greatest boxer of all time, has been suffering from the rare neurological syndrome since the middle of the 1980s and it has been presumed that the severe blows he took to his head during the 21 year boxing career was a major contributing factor for this condition.


Cain Velasquez Planning November Return

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Leading American MMA star Cain Velasquez has expressed his desire for a November return, much to the delight of his fans.
“I would personally prefer to fight at least twice in a year”, said Velasquez in a recent interview.


Franklin says he can beat Anderson Silva

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There was a time when former Ultimate Fighting Championship or the UFC Middleweight champion Rich Franklin was the top fighter in the UFC. Back in 2006, Ace had a record of 22-1 and finished all except one of his opponents via knockout.

Franklin had completed two defenses of his title since taking the belt from Evan Tanner at UFC 53 and by the time he stepped inside the cage at UFC 64 against Anderson Silva, he was the overwhelming favorite.


Better sports with online betting

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There is nothing more exciting than sports, right? Wrong. There is actually a way how you can improve your spectator-experience. All you need to do is add a little spice to your cheering.

And how do you this? How about giving you something more to cheer for? What if you could win together with your winning team? Wouldn’t that improve your sports experience? Then you should try online sports betting.


Floyd Sr. wants his son to fight Pacquiao

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Floyd Mayweather Sr. thinks that his son Floyd Jr. will set up a fight against English boxer Amir Khan next rather than taking on the challenge of the World Boxing Association or the WBA and World Boxing Council or the WBC Light Welterweight Championship holder Danny Garcia.

The senior Floyd, however, believes neither of the two will stand a chance of defeating his son inside the ring and as a result, he is not particularly thrilled about him taking on any one of them. And the one fighter Floyd Sr. thinks will get the fans and he excited is if his son fought Manny Pacquiao.


Cleverly wins easily against Krasniqi

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Nathan Cleverly successfully defended his World Boxing Organization or the WBO Light Heavyweight Championship against Robert Krasniqi last night as he remains on course for a title unification match against the International Boxing Federation or the IBF Light Heavyweight Championship holder Bernard Hopkins in a lucrative fight.

The unbeaten Welshman stayed on course for that staggering payday as he brushed aside the Kosovo born German on points, winning 120 – 108, 120 – 108 and 119 – 109 at the fabled Wembley Arena in England.


Austin Trout arrested for public drunkenness

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Austin Trout, the Junior Middleweight Championship holder was among several people arrested by the local police on the suspicion of being publicly intoxicated in the wee hours of New Year’s Day at his home state in Texas, United States of America.

A local newspaper reported that along with several other people, the boxer was arrested by the local police department at 4.30 in the morning and was sent behind bars at 8.50 am. However, the champion boxer was released on bail as early as 11 am.


Manny seeks vindication against Marquez

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For all those avid fans of The Filipino Bomber Manny Pacquiao, the last two fights that he has had might have been extremely disappointing for them as he managed to only deliver below par performances, even going on to lose his WBO Welterweight Championship against American boxer Timothy Bradley back in June 2012.

And now, the former eight division champion is now looking to get some vindication as he gets ready to take on former foe Juan Manuel Marquez on the 8th of December.


Indian Pugilists looking for Boxing Glory

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Four years back at the Beijing Olympic Games in 2008, the only hope India had of securing a medal in boxing was Vijender Singh, who lived up to the prayers and hope of the nation to win the Bronze Medal, narrowly missing out on securing the Silver Medal by reaching the final. And four years down the line, the talented pugilist has plenty of able reinforcements to share the weight and burden of expectations and lead the country to glory at the upcoming Olympic Games in London.


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