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New WBO champion Isaac Dogboe is still getting used to his new-found fame, after beating Jessie Magdaleno to claim the junior featherweight belt, but the Ghanaian is aiming for bigger bouts as early as August. Three weeks after defeating Magdaleno in Philadelphia via TKO to become Ghana’s youngest boxing world champion, the 23-year-old is getting
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New WBO champion Isaac Dogboe is still getting used to his new-found fame, after beating Jessie Magdaleno to claim the Super Bantamweight belt, but the Ghanaian is aiming for bigger bouts as early as August. Three weeks after defeating Magdaleno in Philadelphia via TKO to become Ghana’s youngest boxing world champion, the 23-year-old is getting
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May 9, 2018 Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Michael Conlan wants to be more like Carl Frampton than Conor McGregor as he prepares for his seventh professional fight on the Jorge Linares-Vasiliy
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The inaugural World Boxing Super Series tournaments in the cruiserweight and super middleweight divisions still have champions to crown, but organizer Comosa AG didn’t wait for their completion before unveiling some of the plans for a second season on Wednesday at a news conference in London. Promoter Kalle Sauerland, Comosa AG’s chief boxing officer, announced
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Dec 9, 2017 Mark KriegelESPN OXNARD, Calif. — The training of Ukrainian Vasyl Lomachenko — conceived, orchestrated and monitored by his father, with an assist from a psychologist trained in cognitive behaviorism — is famously idiosyncratic. It includes street skating and juggling, handstands and tennis, which Lomachenko often plays solo, sprinting around the net to
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8:07 AM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Two-weight world champion Carl Frampton expects Michael Conlan to emulate his success in the ring, but says they are not on a collision course.
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CARSON, Calif. — Unified middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin had just demolished late replacement opponent Vanes Martirosyan by violent second-round knockout on Saturday night at the StubHub Center and was reveling in his triumph at the post-fight news conference. Mikey Garcia has been discussing a possible promotional deal with Dana White’s Zuffa Boxing, his brother,
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