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Joe DeGuardia on Joe Smith Jr.: “I think he’s going to resonate with the entire country”

By Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) This week FirstClassBoxing.com caught up with Star Boxing’s Joe DeGuardia. After ending 2016 in dramatic fashion, via Joe Smith Jr. scoring a second upset knockout victory,…

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Oscar Valdez talks Unifying Titles, Michael Conlan, Training with Manny Robles, and More.

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) Two weeks into training camp, Oscar Valdez took time to talk with FirstClassBoxing.com. The undefeated WBO Featherweight Champ is waiting for his next opponent to be…

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Watch 24 Hours in New York with Unified Middleweight World Champion Gennady Golovkin

THREE-PART VIDEO — “GGG” NEW YORK CITY MEDIA BLITZ!!! WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP Saturday, March 18, 2017 MADISON SQUARE GARDEN PRESENTED LIVE BY HBO PAY-PER-VIEW® Unified Middleweight World Champion (WBC, WBA,…

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World Tilte Challenger Commey is One of Three WBC Title Fights set for the Newly Bulit Arena in Ghana

RICHARD COMMEY RETURNS ALONG WITH FREDRICK LAWSON AND DUKE MICAH ON MARCH 11 IN HISTORIC GHANA INDEPENDENCE DAY RUMBLE!! Three WBC International Title Fights!! In celebration of Ghana’s 60th Independent…

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Conlan Can’t Wait to Put on a Show at the “O Mecca of Boxing” on St Patrick’s Day

By Andrew McCart (@Andy_FCBoxing) Irish amateur star Mick Conlan held a press conference this morning to formally announce his professional debut at Madison Square Garden Chase Square, New York. Conlan…

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Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez Vs. Srisaket Sor Rungvisai at “The Mecca of Boxing, March 18

ROMAN “CHOCOLATITO” GONZALEZ VS. SRISAKET SOR RUNGVISAI WORLD SUPER FLYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP Saturday, March 18, 2017 MADISON SQUARE GARDEN PRESENTED LIVE BY HBO PAY-PER-VIEW® Tickets Selling Fast!!! Consensus #1 Pound-for-Pound Fighter…

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Jack and DeGale Battle to a Majority Draw in Super Middleweight Unification Showdown

The No. 1 and No. 2-ranked super middleweights in the world met in a unification to determine the world’s best 168-pound fighter Saturday on SHOWTIME. After two knockdowns and 12…

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Mathews: I Think Davies is Amateurish and I Know I’m Going to Win the Fight

By Andrew McCart (@Andy_FCBoxing) On March 4th ‘Dirty’ Derry Mathews will lace up the gloves for the 52nd time in his professional career when he takes on the young and…

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Sampson Lewkowicz talks GGG-Canelo, Kovalev-Ward, David Benavidez and More

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz recently spoke with FirstClassBoxing.com regarding his current stable of boxers and the major events surfacing in the sport of boxing. Two of Lewkowicz’s…

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Maurice Hooker vs. Juan Pablo Lopez Added to Cotto-Kirkland Undercard

Reigning NABO Junior Welterweight Champion Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker (20-0-3, 14 KOs) will face Mexican knockout specialist Juan Pablo “Che Che” Lopez (29-3, 24 KOs) in a 10-round champion defense on the freeview undercard of Miguel…