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Walters Decisions Marriaga, Leaves WBA 126 Gold Behind; Verdejo Wins

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Nicholas Walters may have returned home with his undefeated record intact, but having won against Miguel Marriaga the featherweight went back to Jamaica with one less…

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Pedraza Decisions Klimov, Grabs IBF Gold

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) José Pedraza won a world title at his first attempt. It was a dominant display from the San Juan native, who claimed the vacant IBF super…

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Wilder Survives Scare, Stops Molina In Nine

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Deontay Wilder retained his world title at home. The 29-year-old Alabama heavyweight advanced to 34-0 (33) with a stoppage win in his first defence at the…

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Zlaticanin Impresses On US Debut

By Paul Webb (@Paul_FCBoxing) Alabama may be a long way from Dejan Zlaticanin’s (21-0, 14KOs) native Montenegro but he looked very much at home at the Bartow Arena in Birmingham,…

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Haskins Stops Iwasa In Six, Claims IBF Interim Strap

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Lee Haskins is a step closer to becoming a bonafide world champion. The Bristol bantamweight knocked out Ryosuke Iwasa inside six rounds at the Action Indoor…

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Ajisafe Drops, Stops Wanyonyi; Hamilton Wins; Undercard

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Bob Ajisafe added another belt to his collection with a stoppage win. The Leeds light heavyweight, 30, ended the challenge of Kenya’s Daniel Wanyonyi inside four…

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Ajisafe-Wanyonyi For Vacant Commonwealth Strap Set For Bristol

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Bob Ajisafe will challenge for the vacant Commonwealth title next week. The Leeds light heavyweight will face Kenya’s Daniel Wanyonyi at the Action Indoor Sports Arena on…

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Hamilton To Return In Bristol

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Darren Hamilton will return to the ring next month. The former British light welterweight champion will lace up the gloves for only the second time since losing…

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Haskins To Face Iwasa In June

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Lee Haskins will fight for a fringe world title, live on terrestrial TV. The Bristol man, 31, will challenge for the vacant IBF interim bantamweight title…