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Welterweight boxer Ed Brown dies after shooting

Chicago police said the 25-year-old, fast-rising welterweight boxer was sitting in a parked car with his 19-year-old cousin when another car pulled up and started shooting.

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6hDan Rafael

U.S. Olympic boxer Conwell joining pro ranks

Charles Conwell, who represented the United States in the ring at the Rio Olympics, is going professional and has signed a deal with Split T Management.

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Saunders 'embarrassed' by win over Akavov

Billy Joe Saunders was "embarrassed" by the first defence of his WBO world middleweight title against Artur Akavov on Saturday.

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2dDan Rafael

Women's boxing returning to Showtime in January

Showtime says it will air Amanda Serrano's Jan. 14 bout at Barclays Center as part of a card headlined by the Badou Jack-James DeGale super middleweight world title unification fight.

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10hDan Rafael

Boxing fight schedule

Want to know what fights are on the horizon? Check out the boxing schedule for 2016/2017.

Carl Frampton wouldn't mind seeing McGregor in the boxing ring (1:26)
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2dDarren Rovell

Photographer puts up Ali-Liston shot for sale

Sports photographer Neil Leifer, who shot the pictures for more than 200 Sports Illustrated covers, is auctioning prints of his best photographs, including a famous one from Ali-Liston II.

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2dDan Rafael

Vargas to fight Berchelt in title bout on Jan. 28

Francisco Vargas will make his second defense of his junior lightweight world title when he takes on Mexican countryman Miguel Berchelt on Jan. 28.

Garcia attempting to claim his third world title (1:29)
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2dDan Rafael

Chat wrap: Dan Rafael talks boxing

Senior writer Dan Rafael answers your questions about the sweet science, including a preview this weekend's fights and much more.

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Jones Jr. to fight journeyman Gunn on Feb. 17

Former pound-for-pound king Roy Jones Jr., who will turn 48 in January, is set to take on journeyman Bobby Gunn in a 12-round cruiserweight bout on Feb. 17.

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3dDan Rafael

WBA sets purse-bid deadline for Golovkin-Jacobs

With talks for the mandatory bout between Gennady Golovkin and Daniel Jacobs dragging on for three months, the WBA has given both camps seven days to reach a deal.

No chance McGregor-Mayweather fight (2:00)
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3dDan Rafael

Baranchyk, Morrison's son on Dec. 10 Okla. card

On a Dec. 10 card in Oklahoma, welterweight prospect Ivan Baranchyk will meet Wilberth Lopez, and Trey Lippe-Morrison -- the son of the late Tommy Morrison -- will take on Ty Cobb.

Tougher sanctions needed in boxing? (2:35)
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Haye: Bellew can't control himself (1:58)
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Blackwell stable after surgery

Nick Blackwell is no longer sedated after being operated on to reduce swelling on his brain. The retired middleweight had taken part in an ill-advised sparring session last Tuesday.

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6dDan Rafael

Jose Ramirez gets Kinda as replacement foe

Issouf "Volcano" Kinda has stepped in to fight 2012 U.S. Olympian and top prospect Jose Ramirez on Friday, Top Rank announced Monday

Flanagan seeking more titles (1:04)
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Taylor impresses on professional debut

Katie Taylor delivered an impressive victory over Poland's Karina Kopinska inside three rounds of her professional debut at Wembley Arena.


Cruz loses chance to become 1st openly gay champ

Orlando Cruz of Puerto Rico will have to wait to become the first openly gay boxer to win a world title after being stopped in the eighth round by WBO lightweight champion Terry Flanagan.

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9dDan Rafael

Bellew to fight Haye in all-British grudge match

Cruiserweight world titleholder Tony Bellew will move up to heavyweight and face David Haye in an all-British grudge match on March 4 at the O2 Arena in London.

Taylor: I plan to dominate (1:29)


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Saludos a todos y ojalá que la estén pasando bien en este domingo en compañía de su familia, y al rato ver a las Águilas volar muy alto.

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Heavyweight Kubrat Pulev stopped former WBC titleholder Samuel Peter at the end of the third, Saturday night in Sofia, Bulgaria