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Boxing fight schedule

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

13hDan Rafael

Wilder: Povetkin 'should be suspended'

Deontay Wilder said it was a "horrible feeling" to have his fight against Alexander Povetkin canceled and he hopes Povetkin gets a lengthy suspension.

Fight of the year alert (4:40)
On this date: Ali KO's Liston in first minute (1:17)
Is Artur Beterbiev the real deal? (2:10)
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2dNick Parkinson

Burns eyeing Broner payday

Ricky Burns hopes victory against Michelle Di Rocco on Saturday leads to a megabucks clash with Adrien Broner soon.

McGregor on Mayweather: He needs me (2:06)
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4dSteve Bunce

Bunce: Haye sends in the clowns

The David Haye fighting carnival continues with sell-out crowds and a hilarious future opponent in Shannon Briggs playing the perpetual pantomime villain.

Boxer celebrates too much, too soon (0:45)
Claressa Shields a symbol of hope (2:14)
Charlo knocks out Jackson in eighth round (0:33)
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2dESPN Staff

Eubank 'shocked' by Blackwell criticism

Nick Blackwell has criticised the reaction of Chris Eubank Jr. and his father following the British middleweight clash which left him fighting for his life.

Jalen Rose says Mayweather-McGregor WILL HAPPEN (2:38)
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Taylor avoids prison time for 3 felony charges

Boxer Jermain Taylor has avoided prison time on several felony charges stemming from three separate incidents in Arkansas, including firing a gun during a Martin Luther King Jr. parade.

Fat Joe tells Tyson story: 'We about to get knocked out' (2:38)
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6dDan 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.

Wilder: Postponing Povetkin fight was the right thing to do (1:45)
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6dSteve Bunce

David Haye: The maverick heavyweight

In the increasingly sterile business of sport, David Haye is the latest incarnation of that brilliant boxing beast from days gone by - the crazy heavyweight.

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6dPA Sport

Eubank Jr. targeting Golovkin fight

Chris Eubank Jr. has targeted a fight with Gennady Golovkin after signing a new promotional agreement with Matchroom Sport.

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Pacquiao elected to Senate seat in Philippines

Boxer Manny Pacquiao was proclaimed one of the winners of Philippine Senate seats Thursday, bringing him closer to a possible bid for the presidency after he turns 40.

Wilder fight postponed due to doping scandal (2:47)


Andres Ferrari ESPN Editor 

Great fights have a limited window in which to be made, and that window can slam shut for a lot of different reasons. For GGG and Canelo, that window is wide open now. The question is, will they take advantage of it before it's too late? —Wallace Matthews on making Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin now.