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Bam Bam Back! Brandon Rios vs Aaron Herrera-RESULTS

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Written By Bakari Simpson: Following a nearly two-year hiatus from the sport Brandon Rios a.k.a. “Bam Bam” (34-3-1, 25 KO’s) made an impressive comeback. The fun-loving, hard-hitting fighter broke down a very game Aaron “La Joya” Herrera (32-7-1, 21 KO’s) within seven rounds. The entertaining Premier Boxing …

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Alexander Povetkin BANE RETURNS TO TV!

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Written By Bakari Simpson: Geez. There simply is no predicting what will happen in the topsy-turvy world of boxing. To this writers absolute astonishment Alexander Povetkin (31-1, 23 KO’s) is returning to action soon. Even more stunning than his return is the fact that the bout will …

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John David Jackson: Benedict Arnold OR NOT?

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Written By Bakari Simpson: Traditionally speaking, when a fighter and trainer abruptly split its due to the fighters wishes. Timothy Bradley surprisingly parting ways with longtime trainer, Joel Diaz, fits nicely under this umbrella. Even Money Mayweather, for his assorted reasons, has ping-ponged between his father and …

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Cecilia Braekhus has ARRIVED! Undefeated

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Written By Bakari Simpson: This Friday June 9th a boxing juggernaut will return to action. Columbian born, yet reared in Norway, Cecilia Braekhus (30-0, 8 KO’s) will defend her war chest of belts against Erica Annabelle Farias (24-1, 10 KO’s). The significant bout for Braekhus’s WBC, WBO, …