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10hDan Rafael

Garcia feeling confident at welterweight for Malignaggi fight

Former junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia has his eyes on winning a world title at 147 pounds. He'll start by testing himself against veteran Paulie Malignaggi on Saturday.

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Garcia, Malignaggi conversation (2:08)
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8hDan Rafael

Let the Matthysse-Postol hype begin

The deal for hard-charging puncher Lucas Matthysse and Viktor Postol to meet Oct. 3 for a vacant junior welterweight world title is now official.

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De La Hoya talks Special Olympics (3:14)
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23hDan Rafael

Andrade promoters file suit vs. Roc Nation Sports

Banner Promotions and Star Boxing, who co-promote junior middleweight champ Demetrius Andrade, allege that Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports interfered with their exclusive agreement with Andrade.

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1dDan Rafael

Perez, Crolla must have rematch, WBA orders

The WBA has ordered a rematch of a lightweight fight between Darleys Perez and Anthony Crolla. Perez retained the title in a controversial draw earlier this month.

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The Ropes podcast: Garcia-Malignaggi

Rafe Bartholomew and Brian Campbell preview Saturday's PBC on ESPN card with Paulie Malignaggi cornerman and best friend Peter Sferrazza, and catch up on the latest news including GGG-Lemieux.

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2dDan Rafael

Flyweight champ Gonzalez added to GGG card

Flyweight champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez will defend his title on Oct. 17 on the undercard of the middleweight world title unification bout between Gennady Golovkin and David Lemieux.

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Buncey's Boxing Podcast: Moran, Rose, Eggington (43:53)
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Garcia: 'I have to set the pace' (4:58)
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De La Hoya on Golovkin-Lemieux (3:40)
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Mayweather to face Berto in next fight? (3:44)
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Esparza: 'I still don't like Canadians' (0:53)
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Shields wins gold medal (0:49)
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3dDan Rafael

Adamek ending retirement to take on Saleta

Tomasz Adamek, the former cruiserweight world champion, is coming out of retirement to face popular countryman Przemyslaw Saleta in a scheduled 10-round fight on Sept. 25.

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4dDan Rafael

Golden Boy to air 'LA Fight Club' on Estrella TV

Golden Boy Promotions announced a three-year agreement with Spanish-language network Estrella TV to televise two boxing cards per month. The network will be the new home for "LA Fight Club."

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4dBrian Campbell

Shumenov outpoints Flores for interim title

Former light heavyweight titlist Beibut Shumenov looked like a new fighter Saturday and scored a unanimous decision win over B.J. Flores to claim the vacant interim cruiserweight title.

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4dDan Rafael

Golovkin, Lemieux agree to Oct. unification bout

Gennady Golovkin and Montreal slugger David Lemieux will meet to unify their middleweight world titles on Oct. 17 in an HBO PPV main event at Madison Square Garden in New York.

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2-year doping ban upheld against boxer Galahad

British boxer Kid Galahad, also known as Abdul Barry Awad, dropped his appeal of a two-year suspension for a positive test for the steroid stanozolol, U.K. Anti-Doping said on Friday.

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7dDan Rafael

Pascal angling toward rematch with Kovalev

Jean Pascal will have one eye on opponent Yunieski Gonzalez on Saturday and the other on a possible rematch with unified light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev.

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Eric Raskin @EricRaskin

Not sure I've ever seen a wrestler as over w/ fans as Piper in his "retirement" match at WM3. Classic heel, of course, but great 'face too.

Nigel Collins @NigelBoxing

Fans at weigh-in getting a kick out of Garcia-Malignaggi face-off, but both fighters smiling. No animosity ... yet.