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Aiba president CK Wu accused of personally assuring contentious lend

Amateur boxings macrocosm governing body and its president, CK Wu, face more serious questions after it was alleged a contentious lend deal was secured by the president himself A former senior executive at nature boxings embattled governing body who was toppled in a bitter ability battle has claimed its president was intimately involved in securing a contentious loan from Azerbaijan. …

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Conor McGregor is accessible to boxing revert despite overcome by Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor failed to rule out a return to boxing after his 10th-round defeat to Floyd Mayweather, saying he was sure theres options that will present themselves in the boxing game Only the most devoted supporters of Conor McGregor, of which there were no shortage in Las Vegas, gave him a chance in Saturday’s junior middleweight fight with Floyd Mayweather. …

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Mayweather retires after picking apart Conor McGregor in 10 rounds

The American veteran intent his all-time great career undefeated after pulsating a tougher than expected Conor McGregor with a 10 th round TKO It had all the trappings of a big-ticket prizefight: the glitzy Las Vegas backdrop, the arena-rock make appraises, the small fleet of fames and high rollers at ringside in well-cut clothings and couture dresses. But it was …

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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 enormous 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 guarantee he made for his 2015 megafight with …

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Will McGregor v Mayweather save American boxing – or bury it?

It once commanded Americas national consciousness, but US boxing has been in decline for decades. Can the circus in Las Vegas bring it back to life? Jimmy’s Corner is a classic dive on 44th Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues in Manhattan, a half-block east from the neon marquees and flashing Jumbotrons of Times Square. The bar is warmly lit …

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Keith Thurman’s split-decision win over Danny Garcia blends welterweight claims

Keith Thurman integrates the WBA and WBA welterweight entitlements with split-decision win over Danny Garcia in Brooklyn Keith Thurman deftly sidestepped one catch after the other to outpoint Danny Garcia and hit to the top of the welterweight pecking order. Thurman, the undefeated puncher from Floridas Gulf Coast nicknamed One-Time, hurt Garcia in the opening round, improved an early lead …

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Screaming Conor McGregor ridicules Floyd Mayweather at Las Vegas weigh-in

Conor McGregor ridiculed Floyd Mayweather at the Las Vegas weigh-in as both fighters prepared the weight We have a fight. Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor both realise the heavines before their much-anticipated junior middleweight showdown on Saturday night in Las Vegas. McGregor was first on the scale of assessments on Friday at the T-Mobile Arena and weighed in at 153 …

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Life mocks Rocky as little-known Jeff Horn teaches Manny Pacquiao a lesson

Horn, a former Brisbane school teacher, was nearly ruled out after a pummelling from Pacquiao in the ninth, but pushed back for a famed victory The eighth instalment of the Rocky series was unexpectedly liberated on Sunday afternoon in Brisbane when former “teachers ” Jeff Horn defeated boxing lore Manny Pacquiao in a unanimous decided not to triumph the WBO …

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