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Ali vs Smith: Fighters ready for May 12 HBO showdown

Bad Left Hook - 19 Mar 2018
Liam Smith is a great fighter and I'm sure he'll be ready, but so will I.” Smith most famously fought and was knocked out by Canelo Alvarez in September 2016 at AT&T Stadium in Texas. In his last two, he's scored a pair of difficult wins over Liam ...
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Sadam Ali vs. Liam Smith Deal Getting Close, Says Frank Warren - 24 Feb 2018
Gennady Golovkin rematch on May 5th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas - but Warren would not confirm or deny those rumblings. Smith (26-1-1, 14 KOs), a former WBO champion, captured the belt in October 2015 with a seventh round stoppage over John ...
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De La Hoya, Warren talk up Ali, Smith chances for May 12 - WBN

World Boxing News - 21 Mar 2018
When he lost his belt against Canelo Alvarez, Liam said he would be a world champion again, and on May 12 he will deliver on that promise." Ali vs. Smith is a 12-round fight for the WBO Junior Middleweight World Championship presented by Golden Boy ...
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Liam Smith gearing up for shot at Sadam Ali

Bad Left Hook - 06 Mar 2018
Liam Smith had stepped up in class to battle Canelo Alvarez in 2016, and was stopped in round nine. The 29-year-old owns respectable power, like Ali does, and is part of maybe the fightin'-est family in the sport. Liam is the younger brother of Paul ...
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Sadam Ali vs. Liam Smith agreed for May 12

Boxing News 24 - 13 Mar 2018
By Chris Williams: Promoter Frank Warren has reportedly agreed to terms with Golden Boy Promotions for WBO junior middleweight champion Sadam Ali to defend against #1 WBO challenger Liam 'Beefy' Smith on May 12 at the Turning Stone, New York. Warren ...
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Leonard gives Canelo the edge against Golovkin » Boxing News

Boxing News 24 - 17 Mar 2018
By Sean Jones: Former 5-division world champion Sugar Ray Leonard is leaning toward Saul Canelo Alvarez to defeat IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin in their rematch on May 5. At this time, Canelo is still under investigation ...
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Boxing schedule 2018: Fight dates, must-see events

Sporting News - 11 Mar 2018
June 2. George Groves vs. Callum Smith for Groves' WBA Super Middleweight title, World Boxing Super Series final. June 9. Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares II for Santa Cruz's WBA "Super" Featherweight title; Jermell Charlo vs. TBA for Charlo's WBC Junior ...
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Canelo to face Gary 'Spike' O'Sullivan in September

Boxing News 24 - 19 Mar 2018
Canelo vs. O'Sullivan likely will be dead on arrival in terms of pay-per-view numbers on HBO. Since Canelo only fights on HBO PPV nowadays rather than on regular HBO, it means his fight with O'Sullivan will be on PPV in September. That fight is not ...
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Sadam Ali vs. Liam Smith set for May 12th on HBO

Inside the Ropes (press release) (blog) - 20 Mar 2018
Smith, the first of an impressive stable of brothers to win a world title, is a 29-year-old native of Liverpool, England. After scoring 20 impressive victories as a professional, Smith defeated John “Apollo Kidd” Thompson via seventh-round technical ...
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Frank Warren Talks Sadam Ali vs. Liam Smith Showdown - 17 Mar 2018
So while many in the UK may not know much about the current WBO champion, the fact he has beaten someone of Cotto's calibre tells you all about the task facing Smith on May 12. But 'Beefy' is up for the challenge, that's for sure. Smith has never shied ...
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Liam Smith Agrees Terms To Travel For Sadam Ali Title Challenge - 14 Mar 2018
Smith told Boxing Scene, in the wake of Warren's comments, that he has agreed to those terms and “that's all, up to now.” It is understood Golden Boy are looking to host the fight on May 12 at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, New York, with ...
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Billy Joe Saunders calls Canelo a “drug cheat”

Boxing News 24 - 07 Mar 2018
“That is not enough to stop the fight,” said Stephen A. Smith of ESPN in remarking that Canelo's positive test for clenbuterol shouldn't stop the Canelo-GGG 2 fight from going ahead on May 5th. “Let's find a way to quash this story-line, and get rid of ...
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Canelo-GGG, Joshua-Parker To Have Special WBA Belts at Stake - 16 Mar 2018
The president of the World Boxing Association, Gilberto Mendoza, has announced that his organization is ready to recognize the winners of five fights - that are scheduled in the coming months - with commemorative belts that will be distinguished with ...
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Daily Bread Mailbag: Wilder, Ortiz, Roy Jones, Eubank, Canelo - 06 Mar 2018
You mentioned Smith gets off too slow. Brahmer might just get the decision in Germany. How do you see Groves-Smith (or Groves-Brahmer) playing out? Bread's Response: I didn't know Eubank trained himself I thought his father trained him. I was very ...
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Jorge Linares vs. Vasyl Lomachenko a done deal for May 12

Boxing News 24 - 13 Mar 2018
It's going to be tough for Linares to pull off an upset against Lomachenko. Linares will need to use his boxing brain, speed and a lot of movement to beat Lomachenko. To get the Linares-Lomachenko deal done, ESPN agreed to televise the start time for ...
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Sanchez says Canelo has pressure on him for GGG rematch

Boxing News 24 - 03 Mar 2018
By Sean Jones: Abel Sanchez is expecting a much different Saul Canelo Alvarez to turn up for the rematch with Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin on May 5th than the one that we saw on September 16th last year for the first fight between them. Canelo fought ...

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