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Boxing adjudicators, refs sent home from Rio after questionable decisions

Michael John Conlan( L) of Ireland opposes Vladimir Nikitin of Russia in the boxing Men’s Bantam( 56 kg) Quarterfinal 1 on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Riocentro on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil .Image: Photo by Christian Petersen/ Getty Images) A day after Irish boxer Michael Conlan went on an enraged tirade in …

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Ali: A Life by Jonathan Eig review- the mistaken sovereign of the ring

This exhaustive account doesnt shy away from the largest boxers philandering and questionable considers, and glows new light on his early cognitive decline No sportsman’s life has been more recounted than Muhammad Ali’s, or it surely feels that practice. And, as a topic,” the Greatest” has attracted some of the best. Tom Wolfe wrote at length about” the Marvellous Mouth“- …

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Manny Pacquiao should retire if Jeff Horn prevails, says Freddie Roach

Manny Pacquiaos trainer Freddie Roach says he will tell his famed charge to withdraw if he loses to Jeff Horn in Sundays world title fight in Brisbane Manny Pacquiaos trainer Freddie Roach says he will encourage his far-famed charge to retire if he loses to unheralded Australian Jeff Horn in Sundays world title fight in Brisbane. Roach said the 11 …

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Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko trade insults in buildup to rematch

Tyson Fury propelled a foul-mouthed harangue at Wladimir Klitschko as the pair inaugurated trading insults 10 weeks before their rematch in Manchester Tyson Fury propelled a foul-mouthed denunciation at Wladimir Klitschko as the pair traded offends before their rematch in Manchester on 9 July. After the Ukrainian veteran had recommended the new heavyweight endorses likenes was good for boxing and …

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

Purses reveal imbalance 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, coinciding the career-high warranty he made for his 2015 megafight with …

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

Purses reveal gap 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 deserve a minimum of $100 m for Saturday’s junior middleweight boxing match with UFC champion Conor McGregor at the T-Mobile Arena, matching the career-high pledge he made for his 2015 megafight with …

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Conor McGregor open to boxing revert despite defeat by Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor failed to rule out a return to boxing after his 10 th-round overcome 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 dearth in Las Vegas, afforded him a chance in Saturday’s junior middleweight fight with Floyd …

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