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14hDan Rafael

Boxing fight schedule

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

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13hDan Rafael

Rankings: Alvarez faces Khan while Golovkin waits

Middleweight champ Canelo Alvarez will have to fight Gennady Golovkin sooner rather than later to decide who's the best in the division. In the meantime, Canelo meets Amir Khan on Saturday.

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12 Rounds: Who has the advantage in Alvarez-Khan?

How well does middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez match up with Amir Khan as Saturday's showdown approaches? Brian Campbell breaks it down from 12 different categories.

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Khan suffered from poor coaching, says Hunter

Virgil Hunter insists Amir Khan would be a superior fighter if he had always trained him, revealing a belief his previous development has been flawed.

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Khan not interested in facing Mayweather

Amir Khan insisted he wouldn't be interested in fighting Floyd Mayweather if the American makes his expected return from retirement.

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Scorecard: Jack, DeGale set up fall unification bout

Super middleweight titlist Badou Jack kept plans intact for a fall unification bout against James DeGale by retaining his title in a draw against former titleholder Lucian Bute.

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Stephen A.: Rematch with Canelo would be best fight for Mayweather (2:10)
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Greeny concedes defeat over Mayweather retirement debate (2:16)
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Mayweather hints at coming out of retirement

Floyd Mayweather still is happily retired but admitted to having comeback talks with CBS and Showtime and said the numbers being floated for his return would have to be "upwards of nine figures."

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3dDan Rafael

Jack retains title with majority draw against Bute

Badou Jack retained his WBC super middleweight title with a hard-fought but unpopular majority draw against former titleholder Lucian Bute on Saturday at the DC Armory.

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2dNigel Collins

Berto exacts revenge on Ortiz in 4th-round TKO

Five years after their 2011 slugfest, Andre Berto got his revenge against Victor Ortiz on Saturday by dropping him twice in the fourth round before the fight was stopped.

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Rodriguez KO'd in round 2, fight called with one second left (0:31)
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3dDan Rafael

DeGale outpoints Medina, retains title

Super middleweight titlist James DeGale needed all 12 rounds to dispatch a game Rogelio "Porky" Medina in a very tough fight Saturday night in Washington, D.C.

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3dDan Rafael

Bellew, Makabu to fight for vacant title May 29

Tony Bellew and Ilunga Makabu will meet for the vacant cruiserweight title on May 29 at Goodison Park in Bellew's hometown of Liverpool, England.

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Anthony Dirrell wins with first round TKO (0:31)
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4dDan Rafael

Chat wrap: Dan Rafael talks boxing

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

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4dDan Rafael

Vargas gets temporary license; Salido fight still on

Despite a positive test for clenbuterol, Francisco Vargas will be issued a temporary boxing license from the California State Athletic Commission, and his fight with Orlando Salido will go on.

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4dDan Rafael

Barthelemy to defend title June 3 against Bey

Rances Barthelemy, fresh off a unanimous decision against Russian contender Denis Shafikov, will defend his lightweight world title June 3 against former titleholder Mickey Bey.

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The fight in Claressa Shields

With the Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympics in sight, gold-medal boxer Claressa Shields describes what she has endured since 2012 and why she wants to succeed for those closest to her.

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6dDan Rafael

De La Hoya invites Trump to Alvarez-Khan

Promoter Oscar De La Hoya hopes to change Donald Trump's views of Mexicans and Muslims by providing him a ringside seat to the May 7 superfight.

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Berto looks to rebound in rematch with Ortiz

After a one-sided defeat to Floyd Mayweather last year, former two-time welterweight titleholder Andre Berto will look to get back on track Saturday in a rematch with Victor Ortiz.

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