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Welterweight: 2014, May 19-25

Friday in Oshikoto, Namibia, gatekeeper Bethuel Ushona stopped journeyman Ebenezer Lantei Lamptey in 10, in a fight that was for an alphabet African title, but which was otherwise insignificant. 1,156 more words

Welterweight: 2014, May 12-18

In the week’s only half-serious welterweight action on Friday, fringe contender Ray Robinson beat up low-level journeyman George Sosa for the better part of 4 rounds, before referee Vic de Wysocki stepped in to stop it.   1,023 more words

Fixing the One-Dimensional Fighter

You never know who you’re going to see at Wild Card. Yesterday I saw the Siberian Rocky Ruslan Provodnikov walking into the downstairs gym. Provodnikov is preparing for a November bout against someone, but the opponent has not yet been confirmed. 339 more words


Rios-Alvarado: Only Options Might Be Each Other

Third Fight Possibly In The Works For January 2015

Bad Left Hook and others are reporting that Top Rank is discussing Rios-Alvarado III in January. Both guys have been on a downward trajectory since their 2 showdowns and a 3rd fight might be their best financial opportunity. 23 more words

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