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Rigo Inks RocNation Deal, Is Added To Cotto-Canelo Card

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Guillermo Rigondeaux is set to return sooner than expected after signing a new promotional deal. The former WBA Super and WBO super bantamweight champion will be…

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Ward Out Of Cotto-Canelo Slot With Injury

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Andre Ward has pulled out of his next fight. The WBA Super super middleweight champion had been set to make his light heavyweight debut in the…

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Haskins To Challenge Caballero On Cotto-Canelo Card

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Lee Haskins has landed a shot at the world title across the pond. The bantamweight will challenge for the IBF title at the Mandalay Bay in…

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Mayweather-Berto: Gonzalez-Oquendo Added

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Jhonny Gonzalez will take on Jonathan Oquendo next month. The pair, who are from Mexico and Puerto Rico respectively, will clash at the MGM Grand. Gonzalez…

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Cotto-Canelo Set For November In LA

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Miguel Cotto will defend his world title against former global ruler Saul Alvarez in the autumn. The 34-year-old, who holds the WBC title at middleweight, is…

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Kovalev Makes Short Work Of Mohammedi, Ends Him In Three

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Sergey Kovalev made short work of his mandatory challenger to maintain his undefeated record and add another stoppage to his ever-impressive ledger. The Russian light heavyweight…

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Jack-Groves Postponed: New Date, Venue, Network Awaited

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Badou Jack and George Groves will have to wait to tango. Their clash for the WBC super middleweight title has been postponed. But no reason has…

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Groves To Challenge Jack In Vegas, Gets August Date

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) George Groves will challenge for the world title this summer. The Hammersmith puncher, 21-2 (16), has twice been on the wrong end of world title challenges…

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Beltrán Fails Post-Ao Drugs Test; Soto Fight Off

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Raymundo Beltrán has failed a drugs test and is facing a suspension from the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The 33-year-old tested positive to the anabolic steroid…

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Mayweather-Pacquiao: Mayweather Gets UD Points Win

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Floyd Mayweather came out on top in the most grossing fight in boxing history, which took place on the lucrative Las Vegas strip. He beat welterweight…