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Anthony Joshua: Briton stops Wladimir Klitschko to acquire epic world-wide heavweight contend

Wembley Stadium( CNN) Anthony Joshua cemented his status as the world’s premier heavyweight with an 11 th-round strike of Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium Saturday. In what was billed as a clash of generations and perhaps the biggest heavyweight bout since Lennox Lewis beat Mike Tyson in 2002, the 27 -year-old Joshua recovered from a knockdown in the sixth round …

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Floyd Mayweather offers new terms to engaged UFC star Conor McGregor

Floyd Mayweather has told ESPN he wants to take on UFC star for $100 m and lent: Conor McGregor continues telling everybody he wants to fight – lets make it happen Floyd Mayweather has said he will come out of retirement to fighting Conor McGregor but only if he gets paid $100 m (8 2m) and the Irish UFC star …

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‘Las Vegas is Ireland now’: Conor McGregor devotees invade the Strip

The Las Vegas Strip has become a blur of emerald jerseys, beer and songs ahead of the fight, as Irish followers hope for an historical upset against Floyd Mayweather If Conor McGregor comes up short against Floyd Mayweather in their junior middleweight campaign on Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena, it won’t be for lack of support. Thousands of Irish …

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World title fight offset after Alexander Povetkin neglects drug research

The fight between Alexander Povetkin and Bermane Stiverne for the WBC super heavyweight interim entitlement has been cancelled A heavyweight title combat between Russian boxer Alexander Povetkin and the Haiti-born Canadian Bermane Stiverne that was scheduled for Saturday has been cancelled after Povetkin miscarried anti-retroviral drugs test. Povetkins promoter Andrei Ryabinsky wrote on Twitter that the Russian boxer had are …

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James DeGale and Badou Jack fight to majority draw in name merger crusade

James DeGale and Badou Jack retain their super middleweight designation regions after pushing to a majority draw in their fusion bout in Brooklyn James DeGale clattered to the canvas in the latest round of Saturdays super middleweight title amalgamation battle, dropped by a bar privilege uppercut that Badou Jack had seemingly pulled from his back pocket. The Olympic champion, who …

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Conor McGregor open to boxing revert despite overcome by Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor failed to rule out a return to boxing after his 10 th-round demolish to Floyd Mayweather, saying he was sure theres alternatives 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, sacrificed him an opportunity in Saturday’s junior middleweight fighting against Floyd …

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Everton’s Ross Barkley disclaims Hull rare win after Robert Snodgrass magic

Ross Barkleys late header earned Everton a 2-2 suck at Hull City after Robert Snodgrasss stunning free-kick seemed to have earned the home line-up a urgently needed win Hulls formal coronation as the UKs City of Culture for 2017 takes place on Sunday as the hangovers wear off. On this evidence Robert Snodgrasss left foot should be among the primary …

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Georges St-Pierre will find UFC is the most brutal opponent of his career

The fighter was a huge draw at his flower but taking on Dana White and Co is an incredibly difficult struggle for anyone Is Georges St-Pierre a UFC soldier? For the first time since January 2004 the answer could be something other than yes. After failing to finalise a new promotional contract to compete in the UFC following a three-year …

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