Boxing

NEW YORK — The argument over who is the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world has been largely a two-man discussion between unified lightweight champion Vasiliy Lomachenko and welterweight titlist Terence Crawford, who have had a chance to make their latest statements within eight days of each other. Last week, it was Lomachenko, the three-division
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NEW YORK — Lightweight Teofimo Lopez Jr., the 2018 ESPN prospect of the year, has become a contender, and he showed it Saturday night. Lopez scored a one-punch, body-shot knockout of former world title challenger and former two-time European champion Edis Tatli in the fifth round of the co-feature of the Top Rank Boxing on
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Terence Crawford and Amir Khan face off in the main event, but before the welterweight title fight, follow all the action with Dan Rafael who is ringside at Madison Square Garden. This will be updated in real time. Teofimo Lopez vs. Edis Tatli, 12 rounds, lightweights Fight in progress… Stevenson routs Diaz Featherweight Shakur Stevenson,
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Heavyweight contenders Dillian Whyte and Oscar Rivas will meet in a world title elimination fight July 20 at the O2 Arena in London, Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn announced Saturday. The winner will be in line for an eventual shot at the belt held by Deontay Wilder, who first has his due mandatory defense against
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Former junior featherweight world titlist Scott Quigg has suffered a torn tendon in his left arm, forcing him to withdraw from his upcoming junior lightweight bout with Jayson Velez. Quigg was due to face Velez in a 10-round fight on the April 26 DAZN card headlined by the rematch between junior bantamweight world champion Srisaket
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NEW YORK — Welterweight world titlist Terence Crawford and challenger Amir Khan have been all business in the build-up to their fight and that continued on Friday at the weigh-in at Madison Square Garden. Both appeared to easily make weight early Friday afternoon inside the Garden’s expo center before appearing at a ceremonial public weigh-in
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Heavyweight contender Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller, who was already denied a boxing license earlier this week in New York for a world title fight because of a positive test for a banned substance, has failed a second and third test for other banned substances, sources with knowledge of the test results told ESPN on Friday.
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