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Haye vs Bellew prediction: Amir Khan chimes in

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 30, 2016 - 08:09PM ET
Can Tony Bellew, a light heavyweight just a few years ago, defeat a poised heavyweight in David Haye on March 4?  

Rousey vs Nunes: Prediction and breakdown

Written by Mark Weber at Dec 30, 2016 - 01:46PM ET
Nearly 13 months after being knocked out by Holly Holm, Ronda Rousey returns to the UFC as the first challenger for Amanda Nunes's bantamweight championship.  

Klitschko vs Joshua scoring: Who gets the nod in a close fight?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 29, 2016 - 12:39AM ET
What'll happen if April's superfight between Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) and Wladimir Klitschko (64-4, 53 KO) is one of those difficult, hard-to score contests? Who would have the advantage?  

CTE: Should Boxing Be Terrified?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 28, 2016 - 12:00AM ET
Is CTE prevalent in boxing?  

Haye vs Bellew prediction: "David will quit"

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 27, 2016 - 09:51PM ET
Heavyweight boxing phenom David Haye faces Tony Bellew on March 4th in London, and there's a lot of bad blood between the British countrymen.  

Joseph Parker: Next fight against Fury?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 27, 2016 - 04:07PM ET
According to Gareth Davies of The Telegraph, newly-crowned WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker (22-0-18KO) will likely face Fury next in the former's first title defense in April.  

MIke Tyson or George Foreman? Evander Holyfield indicates who punched harder

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 27, 2016 - 12:00AM ET
Mike Tyson, George Foreman and David Tua are regarded as three of the hardest punching heavyweights to have ever laced 'em up.  

Cigarettes and boxing: An all-time great was a serious chain smoker?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 26, 2016 - 12:00AM ET
Today, we know smoking cigarettes is a health hazard and a serious detriment to athletic performance.  

Gennady Golovkin or Canelo Alvarez? Who faces Julio Cesar Chavez Jr in 2017?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 25, 2016 - 07:07PM ET
For the better part of the last three years, rumors have swirled about the possibility of former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (49-2-1, 32 KO) fighting Gennady Golovkin and/or fellow countryman Canelo Alvarez.  

Deontay Wilder vs Andrzej Wawrzyk: Who is this guy?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 25, 2016 - 03:12PM ET
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will face Polish star Andrzej Wawrzyk (33-1, 19 KO) on February 25 at Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Alabama.  

Golovkin vs Jacobs odds: A bit over the top?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 25, 2016 - 12:24PM ET
Gennady Golovkin is a great fighter but how deserving is he?  

Sadam Ali: Bouncing off the canvas

Written by Bernard Campbell at Dec 24, 2016 - 04:47PM ET
Sadam Ali, a lifelong resident of the Bedford Stuyvascent section of Brooklyn, was born of Yemeni immigrant parents and became WBO International 147lb champion.  
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Cotto vs Kirkland: Official for February 25

Written by Press Release at Dec 19, 2016 - 10:54AM ET
FIVE-TIME WORLD CHAMPION MIGUEL COTTO VS.JAMES KIRKLAND SHOWDOWN SET FOR SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25 AT FORD CENTER AT THE STAR IN FRISCO, TEXAS PRESENTED LIVE BY HBO PAY-PER-VIEW®  

Bernard Hopkins knocked out of ring in last fight (Video)

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 18, 2016 - 02:04AM ET
It was a sad yet controversial and odd ending to one of the best careers the sports world has seen.  

Hopkins vs Smith prediction: Ut oh!

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 17, 2016 - 08:05PM ET
Several weeks from his 52nd birthday, fight legend Bernard Hopkins (55-7-2-2 NC, 32 KOs) returns to face young, hungry contender Jose Smith at The Forum in Inglewood, California.  

Hopkins vs Smith: Main event of HBO tripleheader

Written by Press Release at Dec 14, 2016 - 01:12PM ET
HBO BOXING® ENDS THE YEAR WITH A HISTORIC FIGHT WHEN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®: BERNARD HOPKINS VS. JOE SMITH, JR. AND JOSEPH DIAZ, JR. VS. HORACIO GARCIA AND OLEKSANDR USYK VS. THABISO MCHUNU IS SEEN SATURDAY, DEC. 17  

Klitschko vs Joshua prediction: Deontay Wilder chimes in

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 12, 2016 - 08:34PM ET
A super showdown between heavyweight titans Wladimir Klitschko and Anthony Joshua seems likely for April 29th, and the boxing world is buzzing.  

Anthony Joshua net worth, purses for Eric Molina fight

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 10, 2016 - 07:07PM ET
Tonight, surging IBF Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua (17-0, 17 KO) faces challenger Eric Molina (25-3, 19 KO).  

Joshua vs Molina: Prediction, odds and intangibles

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 10, 2016 - 02:02PM ET
Boxing tonight sizzles as IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (17-0, 17 KO) faces tough guy challenger Eric Molina (25-3, 19 KO).  

Joshua vs Molina time in U.S: Will Americans tune in?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Dec 09, 2016 - 11:20PM ET
Saturday's IBF heavyweight title bout will have tremendous significance for one reason.  
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