Boxing

Jeff Horn’s rapid ascent to the top of world boxing is just the start of Dean Lonergan’s ambitious plan to revive the sport in Australia. The Duco Events boss is plotting for a fresh crop of fighters to follow the Horn blueprint and go from anonymous domestic battlers to rich international stars. Gary Corcoran attempts
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Promoter Tom Loeffler’s “Superfly 2” card continued to come together on Tuesday, with the announcement of the opening bout of the Feb. 24 tripleheader at The Forum in Inglewood, California. Former world titleholder Carlos Cuadras and former two-time title challenger McWilliams Arroyo will square off in the scheduled 10-round opener of a “Boxing After Dark”
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A roundup of the past week’s notable boxing results from around the world: Saturday at New York Vasiliy Lomachenko TKO6 Guillermo Rigondeaux — Full RecapRetains a junior lightweight titleRecords: Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs); Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs) Vasiliy Lomachenko’s dominating victory over Guillermo Rigondeaux is another example of what he does: snatch the heart and
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The ravages of a 21-year ring career filled with grueling fights finally became enough for former four-time, two-division world titleholder Orlando Salido. Salido, who won world titles at featherweight and junior lightweight and thrilled boxing fans with a series of epic slugfests over the years, announced his retirement from boxing on Saturday night. Salido had
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