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Don King | Wild-Haired, 'P.T. Barnum' of Boxing Turns 83

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 20, 2014 - 12:00AM ET
Fight promoter Don King turned 83 today.  

Jay-Z: Boxing's newest promoter?

Written by Mark Weber at Aug 19, 2014 - 11:00PM ET
Quick question: What does boxing need more than anything right now?  

Kell Brook's next fight: Options galore

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 18, 2014 - 12:13PM ET
Kell Brook (33-0, 22 KO) may not be a household yet name outside of the United Kingdom but he's an undefeated, bonafide world champion in boxing's deepest division.  

Gennady Golovkin vs. Marco Antonio Rubio on October 18th

Written by Joseph Herron at Aug 18, 2014 - 10:39AM ET
Although it's not official, reports from both camps have been positive that an October 18th showdown between Super WBA Middleweight Champion Gennady Golovkin (30-0, 27 KOs) and interim WBC title holder Marco Antonio Rubio (59-6-1, 51 KOs) will more than likely be broadcast on HBO and staged at a location yet to be determined.  

Boxing news and quick hits: August 16-17, 2014

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 17, 2014 - 03:59PM ET
News from an eventful weekend in boxing.  

Floyd Mayweather: Shoulder roll defense examined by expert trainer (Video)

Written by Joseph Herron at Aug 17, 2014 - 02:21PM ET
Throughout boxing’s rich history, there have been great defensive fighters who have dazzled audiences around the world with their respective mastery of the “Sweet Science”.  

Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32 KOs): American heavyweight records 32nd straight KO (Video)

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 16, 2014 - 09:37PM ET
American heavyweight knockout machine Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32KO) stopped an overmatched but very game Jason Gavern (25-17-4, 11KO) earlier today when the latter retired on his stool after Round 4.  

Shawn Porter: The transformation from prospect to champion

Written by Mark Weber at Aug 16, 2014 - 10:40AM ET
Lebron who? Please, everyone knows the toughest man from Akron, Ohio is Shawn Porter.  
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Floyd Mayweather vs Maidana 2: Will the underdog need a KO to win?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 13, 2014 - 10:14PM ET
In May, Floyd Mayweather (46-0, 26 KOs) won a tight 12 round majority decision over Marcos Maidana (35-4, 31 KOs) in an action-packed fight that featured far more brawling than the former was accustomed to.  

HBO Boxing: 'The Fight Game' returns September 16

Written by Press Release at Aug 11, 2014 - 12:36PM ET
For Immediate Release Aug. 11, 2014


Floyd Mayweather announcement: 5 big possibilities

Written by Jason Leach at Aug 11, 2014 - 12:22PM ET
Since Floyd Mayweather Jr revealed that he would have a huge announcement for May 2015, speculation has been running rampant on what it could possibly be.  

Freddie Roach: A legend's rise to stardom

Written by Brian Opal at Aug 10, 2014 - 05:41PM ET
How much do you know about Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach?  

Rod Salka vs Danny Garcia: Who is this guy?

Written by Mark Weber at Aug 08, 2014 - 11:14AM ET
On Saturday night as part of a Showtime tripleheader, lineal jr welterweight champion Danny Garcia faces lightly-regarded Rod Salka (19-3, 3 KO).  

Metabolism, water and weight loss: Can drinking H2O before meals help you on the scale?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 07, 2014 - 12:00AM ET
So you're an amateur or pro who loves to indulge and, as a result, has to kill yourself to make weight.  

Miguel Cotto: Does Andy Lee have the style to orchestrate an upset?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 06, 2014 - 07:03PM ET
It's been said so much it's cliché ..."Styles make fights."  

Miguel Cotto: Next fight not against Canelo Alvarez?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 05, 2014 - 10:15AM ET
In June, boxing sensation Miguel Cotto unleashed a literal beating, stopping Sergio Martinez in Round 10 via TKO.  

Juan Manuel Marquez set to retire?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 02, 2014 - 09:38PM ET
Legendary former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez (56-7-1, 40KO) may hang 'em up after all.  

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