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6hDan Rafael

Klitschko having the time of his life

Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has dominated one opponent after another, and he is aiming to keep it going when he defends the title against Great Britain's Tyson Fury on Saturday.

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Fury promises to sing if he beats Klitschko

Tyson Fury plans to give chief supporter Rod Stewart a run for his money as soon as he is finished with world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday night.

Klitschko and Fury's war of words (2:15)
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1dDan Rafael

Bute looking to win back belt against DeGale

Montreal star Lucian Bute will welcome super middleweight titlist James DeGale to Canada looking to regain the belt he lost against Carl Froch more than three years ago.

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23hBrian Campbell

DeGale: 'I love pressure and I thrive on it'

James DeGale has prided himself on being a fighter who will go anywhere and face anybody to prove he's the best. That's why he's walking into Lucian Bute's backyard to defend his 168-pound title.

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1dDan Rafael

Charlo ready for first defense against Campfort

Jermall Charlo may have waited a long time to get his junior middleweight title but he is wasting little time in returning for his first defense. Charlo will face Wilky Campfort on Saturday.

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Crawford waiting on Pacquiao decision

Junior welterweight titlist Terence Crawford remains on the short list to become Manny Pacquiao's next -- and potentially last -- opponent in April.

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2dBrian Campbell

Lara keeps belt with 3rd-round TKO of Zaveck

Cuban junior middleweight champ Erislandy Lara defended his title with a third-round win over former welterweight titlist Jan Zaveck.

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ESPN3 replay: Lara defends title

Watch as junior middleweight titlist Erislandy Lara stops Jan Zaveck via third-round TKO in the main event of a PBC on ESPN card from Hialeah, Florida.

A rain delay in boxing? Yup. (0:32)
3dNigel Collins

Collins: The contrast between boxing and risking it all

As evidenced by the conflicting performances from Guillermo Rigondeaux and Francisco Vargas last Saturday, our greatest heroes in boxing are always at risk, or they wouldn't be heroes.

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P4P rankings: Alvarez makes waves

With his impressive victory over Miguel Cotto on Saturday, newly crowned middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez made a jump in ESPN's pound-for-pound rankings.

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3dDan Rafael

Chat wrap: Dan Rafael talks boxing

Senior writer Dan Rafael answers your questions recapping Cotto-Canelo, previewing Wednesday's PBC on ESPN card and much more.

3dBrian Campbell

Chat wrap: Brian Campbell talks boxing

Boxing editor Brian Campbell stops by to chat about the latest news, including Canelo Alvarez's victory over middleweight champion Miguel Cotto.

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Lara primed for big things in 2016

Junior middleweight titlist Erislandy Lara prepares to defend his belt on Wednesday against experienced Jan Zaveck, but he's already thinking about next year.

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3dDan Rafael

Flanagan-Mathews II set for Feb. 13 in Liverpool

Derry Mathews will challenge Terry Flanagan for his lightweight world title Feb. 13 in Liverpool. The two last met in 2012, with Flanagan winning by decision.

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4dDan Rafael

Taffet to leave HBO; molded PPV model in boxing

Mark Taffet, the pioneer behind the PPV model in boxing, is leaving HBO at the end of the year. Taffet, 58, plans to remain in the sport as it enters "its next great era."

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4dDan Rafael

Rankings: Alvarez, the new face of boxing

Following his very strong performance in a decision victory against Miguel Cotto on Saturday, middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez made a case to be considered the new face of boxing.

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ESPN3 replay: Lara-Zaveck weigh-in

Watch as junior middleweight titlist Erislandy Lara and contender Jan Zaveck hit the scales for Wednesday's PBC on ESPN card in Hialeah, Florida.

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Nick Parkinson

Haye to face De Mori in January ring return

David Haye will end a three-and-a-half year retirement when he returns to the ring to face Australian Mark De Mori at London's O2 Arena on January 16.

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Nick Parkinson

DeGale: Bute 'nervous' since Froch defeat

Super middleweight titlist James DeGale says his challenger on Saturday, Lucian Bute, has not looked the same since losing to his fellow Briton Carl Froch.

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ESPN Staff

Fury: Boxing has a 'big' doping problem

Tyson Fury believes boxing has a big drugs problem and says sport should address the issue of substance misuse by legalising them.

Stephen A. on Cotto-Alvarez: 'The better fighter won' (1:58)
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Alvarez cements elite status with victory

Canelo Alvarez did more than just capture the middleweight title from Miguel Cotto on Saturday -- he earned the critical respect that has long eluded him and set up bigger fights to come.

Does Alvarez's victory make him a boxing superstar? (4:14)
One Nación: Canelo tops Cotto for title (1:38)
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6dDan Rafael

Canelo tops Cotto to claim middleweight title

In one of the most anticipated fights of the year, Canelo Alvarez defeated Miguel Cotto by unanimous decision to claim the vacant middleweight belt Saturday night in Las Vegas.

How did Canelo Alvarez earn his victory? (1:29)
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4dDan Rafael

Vargas stops Miura in a thriller

Francisco Vargas scored a tremendous TKO victory over Takashi Miura in the ninth round to win a junior lightweight world title Saturday night in Las Vegas.

8dDan Rafael

High drama expected in Cotto-Alvarez

In the aftermath of a Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao superfight that failed to satisfy, Saturday's Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez middleweight title bout could be the perfect tonic for fans.

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ESPN3 replay: Cotto-Alvarez weigh-in

Watch as middleweight champion Miguel Cotto and former junior middleweight titlist Canelo Alvarez hit the scales for Saturday's fight in Las Vegas.


Klitschko and Fury's war of words

In tonight's world title fight, Wladimir Klitschko and challenger Tyson Fury will be swinging fists, but earlier this week, they were launching some loaded one-liners.


Klitschko vs. Fury fight will go on

Despite a complaint about the softness of the ring's canvas that Tyson Fury made to the British Boxing Board of Control, the title fight against Wladimir Klitschko is back on, according to Fury's agent, who tweeted, "It's on after two hours, it's fight time."

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Andre Berto @AndreBerto

I want to thank both teams for playing like they had NFL recruits watching. The city came out in full effect tonight and showed that love...