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Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury Rematch Preview & Analysis

Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury are contradictions personified. They defy conventional boxing wisdom in that respective style do not typically mesh with their body types. In fact, it would actually make...

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2019 Houston Boxing Awards

Houston area boxers went 4-2 in world title fights in 2019. The fourth largest city in the country began the year without a world titleholder but ended with two, both of whom share identical DNA. One ...

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Charlo Twins Will Benefit From Williams, Lubin Accomplishments

Jermall Charlo (20-0, 21 KOs) faces Dennis Hogan (28-2-1, 7 KOs) at the Barclay’s Center in Brookly, NY on Saturday. He will be defending a middleweight alphabet belt he did not win in the ring but ra...

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Miguel Flores: IQ and Game Plan Key to Upset of Leo Santa Cruz

Miguel Flores (24-2, 12 KOs) enters the ring a massive underdog against Leo Santa Cruz (36-1-1, 19 KOs) when they square off at the MGM Resort and Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday. The fight, for the v...

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Regis Prograis vs. Josh Taylor - Preview and Analysis

Most fans and pundits will agree that Prograis-Taylor is one of the more, if not the most, intriguing matchups of the year. Kudos to the World Boxing Super Series for seeing its junior welterweight to...

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Pacquiao vs. Thurman: Preview and Analysis

Neither Manny Pacquiao (61-7-2, 39 KOs) nor Keith Thurman (29-0, 22 KOs) are any enigma to us. They’ve been around long enough for us to have seen them at their best and worst. We know what weapons th...

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Miguel Flores Ends Inactivity With TKO Win, Wants Top 10 Foe

Featherweight Miguel Flores (24-2, 12 KOs) returned from a 19-month layoff to score a 6th round TKO over Luis May (21-15-2, 8 KOs) at the NRG Arena in Houston. Flores hammered away to both sides of Ma...

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Charlo, Adams and Past Alum of The Contender

Brandon Adams (21-2, 13 KOs) was winner of season 5 of The Contender last year. Should he pull off an Andy Ruiz-type upset against Jermall Charlo (28-0, 21 KOs) at the NRG Arena on Saturday night, Ada...

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The Charlos - Twin Engines, Different Speeds

Born a minute apart, Jermall and Jermell Charlo have fights six days apart this week. On Sunday, Jermell (32-1, 16 KOs) scored a devastating knockout over Jorge Cota on Fox. Cota was a last minute sub...

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Jermell Charlo vs. Jorge Cota: Preview and Analysis

Jermell Charlo (31-1, 15 KOs) and Jorge Cota (28-3, 25 KOs) will meet at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on Sunday. The card, televised on Fox, will also see former two-division titleholde...

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Jermall Charlo Willing To Fight Canelo Alvarez in Mexico

Jermall Charlo (28-0, 21 KOs) is scheduled to take on Brandon Adams (21-2, 13 KOs) in his hometown of of Houston on June 30 at the NRG Arena. It will be Charlo's first fight on home turf since 2012. B...

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Prograis: Relikh is Definitely The Biggest Fight of My Career

Regis Prograis (23-0, 19 KOs) and Kriyl Relikh (23-2, 19 KOs) face off for Relikh's WBA junior welterweight title on April 27 at the Cajundome in Lafayette, LA. The bout, the first semifinal of the WB...

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Spence-Garcia: A Look Back at Other David vs. Goliath Matchups

History, convention wisdom and just plain common sense tells us that, with all things relatively equal, the good big man more often than not prevails over the good little man in boxing. It might sound...

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Austin Williams Discusses Matchroom Debut, Career Plans

Prior to mid-2015, Austin Williams had never laced on a pair of boxing gloves. Basketball was the sport he excelled in through high school and he intended to continue to pursue his hoop dreams at the ...

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O'Shaquie Foster Takes on Fassinou in Homecoming Bout

Junior lightweight prospect O’Shaquie Foster (14-2, 8 KOs) takes on Fatiou Fassinou (28-11-3, 15 KOs) on Feb. 23 at the Beaumont Civic Center in Beaumont, TX. It will be Foster’s first fight since rei...

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De La Hoya Eyes Munguia vs. Charlo Showdown in Houston

Since demolishing and dethroning caretaker 154-pound titleholder Saddam Ali in May, Jaime Munguia (31-0, 26 KOs) has been on a whirlwind fight schedule. In July, Munguia, 22, decisively outpointed for...

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De La Hoya: I Have To Thank DAZN For Coming To The Rescue

In the wake of Manny Pacquiao’s dominating victory over Adrien Broner on Showtime PPV, Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya declared the days of pay-per-view were over. De La Hoya made tha...

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Pacquiao-Broner: Aging Legend vs. Elite Gatekeeper

Public persona-wise, Pacquiao versus Broner plays out like an ultimate good-versus-evil battle. The personification of sportsmanship, Pacquiao has always been respectful, diplomatic and humble in and ...

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2018 Houston Boxing Awards: Prograis, Charlo, Ajagba, More

Just like that, Houston is once again devoid of a world titleholder as the two boxers who held alphabet belts were dethroned in 2018, both somewhat controversially. Their defeats are detailed in the F...

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Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury - An Analysis of The Fight

This is one of the freakiest heavyweight matchups in terms of body types. At 6-foot-7 and 6-foot-9 respectively, Wilder versus Fury might go down as the tallest combined heavyweight title fights of al...

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