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Linares Retains WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine Lightweight Titles With Split Decision Victory Against Campbell

Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) successfully defended his WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine Lightweight Titles with a split decision victory against the English southpaw “Cool…

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Linares-Garcia is the Fight the Lightweight Division Needs

By: Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Despite Matchroom’s branding of the fight as ‘Repeat or Revenge?’, once the opening bell rang at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night there was very little…

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Jorge Linares Retains Title in Manchester

By: Sergio L. Martinez @srgmtz100 Jorge Linares (42-3-0, 27 KOs) retained his lightweight title by decision against Anthony Crolla (31-6-3, 13 KOs) in the rematch. The fight was live from…

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What can Crolla do differently in Linares Rematch?

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) This weekend Anthony Crolla seeks redemption when he takes on the man who took his WBA lightweight title last September. Jorge Linares was the clear winner…

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Who Next for Lomachenko?

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Just eight fights into his professional career and it appears that Vasyl Lomachenko has exhausted almost all his options. The Ukrainian sensation is already a two-weight…

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Five Options for Crolla’s Next Fight

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Anthony Crolla put in a brave performance on Saturday night but was ultimately outclassed by Jorge Linares, surrendering his WBA lightweight world title in the process….

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Linares Brings Home the WBC Diamond, WBA, Ring Magazine and Lineal Belts

The newly crowned WBC Diamond, WBA, Ring Magazine and Lineal Lightweight World Champion Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (41-3, 27 KOs) defeated Anthony “Million Dollar” Crolla (31-4-3, 13 KOs) in…

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Anthony Crolla Looking to Cap off Dream Year with Victory over Linares

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Manchester’s own Anthony Crolla will be fighting in front of his adoring public at the Manchester Arena for the fourth consecutive time on Saturday night when…

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Five Fights to Look Forward to For the Rest of 2016

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) The boxing year of 2016 has gifted us with some phenomenal performances from the likes of Anthony Crolla vs. Ismael Barroso, Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Roman Martinez,…

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Warrington’s Nathan Wheatley talks dream opportunity on Crolla undercard, sparring the Smiths, life under Kieran Farrell and more

Warrington Middleweight Nathan Wheatley is looking forward to the biggest night of his career as he makes his fifth bow as a professional on the undercard of WBA World Lightweight…