Boxing

Boxer Maxim Dadashev
(AP Photo/John Locher)
July 23, 2019 - 2:11 pm
Boxer Maxim Dadashev has died after suffering a brain injury in a fight in Maryland. He was 28. The Russian Boxing Federation said Tuesday that Dadashev died "as a result of the injuries he sustained" in Friday's light-welterweight fight with Subriel Matias at the Theater at MGM National Harbor in...
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AP Photo/John Locher
May 05, 2019 - 12:41 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Daniel Jacobs was bigger. Canelo Alvarez was better — but not by much. Alvarez added another title belt to his collection Saturday night by winning rounds early and outboxing Jacobs in their middleweight showdown to take a close but unanimous 12-round decision. Two ringside judges...
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March 17, 2019 - 12:17 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Errol Spence Jr. had to go the distance to defend his IBF welterweight title for the third time. Still, the outcome was never in doubt for one of the world's best pound-for-pound boxers. Spence unanimously outpointed previously undefeated challenger Mikey Garcia, a skilled...
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