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Claressa Shields triumphs second straight Olympic boxing gold for USA

Claressa Shields beat distractions, nerves and a top-flight opposing to become the first American boxer to captivate back-to-back gold medals Claressa Shields beat distractions, nerves and a top-flight opposing to became the first American boxer to captivate back-to-back gold medals and cap the US boxing teams most prolific Olympics in nearly a generation. The American middleweight lived up to her …

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The Six Greatest Combat in Muhammad Alis Career

From his early-career bout with Doug Jones to the Rumble in the Jungle, these are the fights that shaped Muhammad Ali the greatest.”> I was asked to put together a directory of the 5 greatest combats campaigned by the man who announced himself The Greatest , Muhammad Ali. Apparently a very subjective trouble, my first trouble was deciding on five, …

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Dudes hailed heroes online for illegally livestreaming boxing match

How to prevail pals: Flow a boxing match illegally .Image: facebook/ darren sharpe 4 PM Everyone adores an unlikely hero, and two livestreamers have been receiving plenty of affection on Facebook for their pure bravado in the face of cable television monstrou, Foxtel. Darren Sharpe and Brett Hevers grew social media legends when they livestreamed a highly-anticipated boxing match in …

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Floyd Mayweather to earn at least $ 100 m from Conor McGregor fight

Purses reveal disparity as UFC champ takes $30 m minimum potentially rising to $75 m while boxing great gazes $200 m after all receipts known Floyd Mayweather will earn a minimum of $100 m for Saturday’s junior middleweight boxing match with UFC champion Conor McGregor at the T-Mobile Arena, according the career-high pledge he made for his 2015 megafight with …

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Muhammad Ali, Dead at 74: The Greatest in the Ring and Greater Still Outside It

Ali proved to be even more compelling in demolish than he had been in victory.”> Be not so worried about greatness. Some are born enormous, some reach greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them. William Shakespeare Muhammad Ali was to sports what William Shakespeare was to language. During the peak of his memorable vocation and contentious platforms against Americas …

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Canelo Alvarez to miss remainder of 2016 with fractured thumb

Mexican star impaired hand during knockout succes over Liam Smith to secure light-footed middleweight entitlement on Saturday Canelo lvarez has ruptured his right thumb, scrapping a blueprint for a big December fight in New York City. The WBO light-colored middleweight champion maintained the trauma in the second round of his knockout succes over Liam Smith on Saturday night. Golden Boy …

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Floyd Mayweather to earn at least $ 100 m from Conor McGregor fight

Purses reveal disparity as UFC champ takes $30 m minimum potentially rising to $75 m while boxing great eyes $200 m after all acknowledgments known Floyd Mayweather will deserve a minimum of $100 m for Saturday’s junior middleweight boxing match with UFC champion Conor McGregor at the T-Mobile Arena, pairing the career-high insure he made for his 2015 megafight with …

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Plays quiz of the week: Wayne Rooney, Mayweather v McGregor and monikers

Where are Hull and Wigan? When did Rooney debut? And who defied large-scale odds? Conor McGregor will shape his professional boxing debut on Saturday night. Which film was top of the UK maps when Floyd Mayweather acquired his pro entry? Dumb and Dumber, April 1995 The Nutty Professor, October 1996 Mayweather grew pro after the Atlanta Olympics, where he prevailed …

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Conor McGregor open to boxing render despite defeat by Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor failed to rule out a return to boxing after his 10 th-round defeat to Floyd Mayweather, saying he was sure theres alternatives that will present themselves in the boxing game Only the most dedicated those in favour of Conor McGregor, of which there were no scarcity in Las Vegas, committed him a chance in Saturday’s junior middleweight fighting …

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