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Floyd Mayweather stripped of WBO welterweight title he won against Manny Pacquiao

Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. has lost his welterweight world title after failing to meet a deadline to pay a US$200,000 “sanctioning” fee to the World Boxing Organization (WBO) for his “fight of the century” against Manny Pacquiao. 28 more words

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Mayweather Stripped of WBO Welterweight Title

“Despite affording Mr. Mayweather Jr. the courtesy of an extension to advise us of his position within the WBO Welterweight Division and to vacate the two 154-pound world titles he holds, the WBO World Championship Committee received no response from him or his legal representatives on this matter,” the WBO said on its website. 458 more words

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RJJ Boxing: 'Battle of the Unknown' Ticket Info

August 15th, RJJ Promotions & Iron Boy Promotions teams up to present a night of boxing when Louis Rose defends his Jr. Middleweight NABF belt against “the Fighting Pride of Phoenix”, … 18 more words

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That Welterweight Title Mayweather Won When He Beat Pacquiao? He Doesn't Hold It Anymore

The World Boxing Organization has stripped Floyd Mayweather Jr. of the welterweight world title he earned two months ago, when he defeated Manny Pacquiao in what was called the fight of the century. 117 more words

Youth Foundation Changes Future for Local Boxer and Artist

STOCKTON, Calif. — Isabel Garcia spends hours at the Any Body Can Youth Foundation both boxing and painting. Garcia says she goes there to work on her craft, and also to escape drugs, gangs, and violence that she says are prevalent in the Stockton neighborhood. 184 more words

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The Workout Everyone Should Try

Lately, there’s been a huge health craze going around. It’s trendy to be strong and good to your body. I hope it’s a lasting trend, because it works as an extremely positive response to the anorexia and bulimia epidemic. 529 more words

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Boxing Ratings as of 7 July 2015

LIGHT-FLYWEIGHT:

Number two Pedro Guevara (26-1-1, 17 KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over number ten Ganigan Lopez (25-6, 16 KOs). Lopez came on strong down the stretch but it wasn’t enough to close the gap. 44 more words

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