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Usyk stops Witherspoon in heavyweight debut

Oleksandr Usyk made a successful move to the heavyweight division Saturday night as his late-notice opponent, Chazz Witherspoon, retired following the seventh round of a one-sided fight.

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Usyk passes heavyweight test, but is he ready for a world title?

Oleksandr Usyk's heavyweight debut was a success, but is he ready for the elite fighters the division has to offer?

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Bivol dominates Castillo in one-sided victory, retains 175-pound title

Light heavyweight titleholder Dmitry Bivol stayed unbeaten with a unanimous decision victory over Lenin Castillo.

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Fury vs. Strowman

Fury hints at possible future WWE matches


Fury wants to knock out Strowman at Crown Jewel


Oleksandr Usyk

Two of a kind: Usyk following Holyfield's footsteps

As a kid Oleksandr Usyk idolized Evander Holyfield. Now Usyk wants to break Holyfield's records.

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Trainers' take: Can Oleksandr Usyk succeed as a heavyweight?

Freddie Roach, Abel Sanchez and other coaches scout Oleksandr Usyk's move to heavyweight.

Tyson Fury & WWE

'I am made for American TV': Tyson Fury's takeover continues in WWE

Tyson Fury's foray into WWE is the embodiment of his childhood dreams, his ambitions of taking over boxing and American TV airwaves, and satiating the imaginations of his young children.


Strowman taunts Fury




Flyweight contender Jay Harris, right, defeated Paddy Barnes by fourth-round KO in the main event of a Top Rank card at Ulster Hall in Belfast, Northern Ireland on Friday. (David Fitzgerald/Getty Images)

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Errol Spence Jr.

Errol Spence in stable condition after Dallas car crash

Unified welterweight world titlist Errol Spence Jr. was in stable condition Thursday evening at a Dallas hospital after being involved in a serious one-car accident.

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Spence hospitalized after car crash


Joet Gonzalez


Here's what Joet Gonzalez had to say two weeks ahead of his bout versus Shakur Stevenson, for the vacant WBO featherweight title in Reno, Nevada (ESPN+)....

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To prepare for a southpaw like Shakur Stevenson, Joet Gonzalez is sparring with the likes of Toka Khan Clary.

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Now former bantamweight champion, Luis Nery, is in the ring with Joet Gonzalez, who is getting quality southpaw work as he prepares for Shakur Stevenson on October 26 on ESPN+...

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GGG shows age in close win, but could it get him closer to Canelo?

Gennadiy Golovkin owns a world title after narrowly defeating Sergei Derevyanchenko on Saturday night. Will that be the key to his getting back to Canelo Alvarez? When could it happen?

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Madrimov, Baranchyk shine in TKO victories

Israil Madrimov and Ivan Baranchyk shine on the Gennadiy Golovkin-Sergiy Derevyanchenko undercard.


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No question about it: Spence-Porter delivered

Errol Spence walked away with the victory and the two belts, but given his performance, Shawn Porter was a winner in this fight as well.

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Errol Spence Jr.-Shawn Porter wakes up social media

Boxing's biggest fans plenty to say on social media after Spence-Porter.

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Canelo vs. Kovalev

Will Kovalev be able to solve a smaller Canelo?

Canelo Alvarez goes up in weight two divisions to challenge light heavyweight world titlist Sergey Kovalev. Dan Rafael and Steve Kim share their thoughts on the matchup, who has the advantage and what's next.

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Kriegel on Fury

Tyson Fury: 'If I can defeat depression, I can defeat anything.'

What saved Tyson Fury from his bout with mental illness wasn't an epiphany, but several. Now he's ready to focus on what has made him one of the best in the world.

Tyson Fury and Las Vegas a match made in heaven

Tyson Fury didn't want to visit Las Vegas until he had earned the chance to fight there. Now that he's in Sin City, he's ready to put on a show.

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