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Manny wants Floyd rematch

Manny Pacquiao says he feels like a young man in his twenties and would relish another crack at Floyd Mayweather. The Filipino icon, 37, ended a brief retirement to relieve Jessie Vargas of the WBO welterweight title earlier this month and said he was in great shape to avenge last …

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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies aged 74

Boxing great Muhammad Ali has died aged 74 in a Phoenix hospital following a short battle with a respiratory illness. Ali, regarded as the greatest professional boxer in the history of the sport, was admitted to hospital earlier this week with the illness and died on Saturday (AEST). He had …

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Is Mayweather vs. McGregor worth $100 on PPV?

  Many boxing fans are hoping that Floyd Mayweather Jr. (49-0, 26 KOs) doesn’t wind up facing MMA fighter Conor McGregor (0-0) this year or ever in a boxing match due to the fight potentially hurting the sport because of it being such a gross mismatch. Mayweather’s Tweet today in …

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Burns wants Adrien Broner fight after Di Rocco

If former two division world champion Ricky Burns (39-5-1, 13 KOs) can beat #1 WBA Michele Di Rocco (40-1-1, 18 KOs) this Saturday night for the vacant WBA 140lb title, he’d like to face former four-division world champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner in a fight that would likely see Burns …

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Wladimir Klitschko: Why I must defeat Tyson Fury

IT still rankles Wladimir Klitschko to see Tyson Fury occupying his throne as the heavyweight boxing kingpin. “I’m embarrassed for myself making this mistake and losing the fight to Tyson Fury because he is not a heavyweight champion that I want to look up to and be proud of. The …

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Muhammad Ali’s boyhood home restored, to be open to public

After months of planning and rebuilding, the Muhammad Ali Childhood Home Museum opened Sunday. It brought excitement to everyone involved. As far as James Calloway can remember, the neighborhood he grew up in was a wholesome, family-oriented one. “I tell people I grew up three blocks from Ali and don’t nobody …

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Jessie Vargas says Kell Brook must fight him in U.S.

WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas (27-1, 10 KOs) says he’s interested in fighting IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-0, 25 KOs) in a unification fight next, but Brook would need to agree to fight him in the United States because he doesn’t trust the judging in the UK. If he …

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