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# boxing - Sunday 21 November, 2021

Unbeaten Crawford stops Porter in 10th round to retain welterweight title
# And Still...
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# And Still...

Unbeaten Crawford stops Porter in 10th round to retain welterweight title

Nov 21st 2021, 9:50 AM 6,185 Views 4 Comments

WBO champ Crawford improves his record to a perfect 38-0 with victory over the former two-time champion.

# boxing - Saturday 20 November, 2021

Demetrius Andrade stops Jason Quigley in two rounds to defend his middleweight title
# Disappointment
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# Disappointment

Demetrius Andrade stops Jason Quigley in two rounds to defend his middleweight title

Nov 20th 2021, 4:36 AM 16,245 Views 1 Comment

The champion made short work of his Irish challenger who was overwhelmed by his speed and accuracy.

'You'll remember Thomas O'Toole's name' - Galway prospect's stunning 1st-round KO catches Hearn's eye
# Kid Dynamite
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# Kid Dynamite

'You'll remember Thomas O'Toole's name' - Galway prospect's stunning 1st-round KO catches Hearn's eye

Nov 20th 2021, 1:03 AM 30,160 Views 0 Comments

The 2019 Irish Elite champion was supposed to be graduating from GMIT today but turned up instead in New Hampshire with a spectacular win.

# boxing - Friday 19 November, 2021

Happiness won't stop Jason Quigley from becoming 'one nasty f***er' during tonight's date with destiny
# The Challenger
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# The Challenger

Happiness won't stop Jason Quigley from becoming 'one nasty f***er' during tonight's date with destiny

Nov 19th 2021, 8:00 PM 26,476 Views 8 Comments

‘There used to be a time when I couldn’t go into a room on my own, I couldn’t be in silence because things would come into my head that I didn’t want to think about.’

# boxing - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Champ Andrade the away fighter on his own turf as he and Quigley make weight for title fight
# Yup Donegal
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# Yup Donegal

Champ Andrade the away fighter on his own turf as he and Quigley make weight for title fight

Nov 18th 2021, 7:17 PM 4,860 Views 0 Comments

The Irish challenger weighed in at 159.8lbs to a cacophony of noise in the American’s neighbouring state.

# boxing - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

IABA banishes Leinster Council, Connacht Council and Dublin Board from association
# It Never Ends
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# It Never Ends

IABA banishes Leinster Council, Connacht Council and Dublin Board from association

Nov 17th 2021, 3:05 PM 4,607 Views 1 Comment

Elected officers from the three dissenting units have had their memberships revoked by the IABA’s Central Council, via an independent panel.

Dennis Hogan rebounds with victory as he begins final world-title push
# Last Dance
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# Last Dance

Dennis Hogan rebounds with victory as he begins final world-title push

Nov 17th 2021, 1:07 PM 4,077 Views 0 Comments

‘The saga continues’, laughed the Kildare man post-fight.

# boxing - Monday 15 November, 2021

'You have these vultures trying to earn off you. I'm not a businesswoman so I'm not into that'
# No To Pro
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# No To Pro

'You have these vultures trying to earn off you. I'm not a businesswoman so I'm not into that'

Nov 15th 2021, 5:00 PM 33,026 Views 6 Comments

Olympic champion Kellie Harrington explains why she’s happy to stay in the amateur ranks.

# boxing - Sunday 14 November, 2021

Taylor to face WBA no.1 contender in final hurdle before potential Serrano superfight
# Boxing
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# Boxing

Taylor to face WBA no.1 contender in final hurdle before potential Serrano superfight

Nov 14th 2021, 11:47 AM 4,811 Views 0 Comments

The fight will take place in Liverpool on Saturday 11 December.

# boxing - Saturday 13 November, 2021

Kiko Martinez stuns Kid Galahad with sixth round knockout From The42

Kiko Martinez stuns Kid Galahad with sixth round knockout

Nov 13th 2021, 11:44 PM 9,682 Views 1 Comment

The fight was stopped six seconds into the sixth round.

Double success for McKenna brothers on Coventry card
# Boxing
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# Boxing

Double success for McKenna brothers on Coventry card

Updated Nov 13th 2021, 10:03 PM 6,928 Views 0 Comments

Earlier, Brett McGinty beat Czech Republic fighter Pavel Albrecht over four rounds.

# boxing - Friday 12 November, 2021

Golovkin returning to the ring for middleweight unification bout with Japanese star Murata
# Triple G
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# Triple G

Golovkin returning to the ring for middleweight unification bout with Japanese star Murata

Nov 12th 2021, 11:30 AM 4,468 Views 0 Comments

The fight, scheduled for 29 December, will be the 39-year-old’s first in over a year.

# boxing - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

Irish Olympian Kurt Walker turns professional
# Go Pro
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# Go Pro

Irish Olympian Kurt Walker turns professional

Nov 10th 2021, 2:20 PM 2,903 Views 2 Comments

Walker’s move into the pro ranks with Conlan Boxing and Top Rank has been officially confirmed.

# boxing - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

Kelyn Cassidy misses out on World Championship medal but secures state funding for 2022
# Worth The Trip
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# Worth The Trip

Kelyn Cassidy misses out on World Championship medal but secures state funding for 2022

Nov 2nd 2021, 7:51 PM 3,610 Views 0 Comments

The Waterford man was beaten by brilliant Belarusian Aliaksei Alfiorau tonight but his Belgrade campaign will financially aid his future progression.

# boxing - Monday 1 November, 2021

Waterford's Cassidy one win from a World Championship medal after another brilliant win
# Grand Arrival
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# Grand Arrival

Waterford's Cassidy one win from a World Championship medal after another brilliant win

Nov 1st 2021, 9:22 PM 4,835 Views 1 Comment

The Irish champion’s medal bout versus Belarus tomorrow will be worth €20,000 in additional state funding for 2022, and a further €21,000 in prize money.

# boxing - Saturday 30 October, 2021

Dublin heavyweight Carty earns stoppage win on Matchroom undercard in London
# Prospect
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# Prospect

Dublin heavyweight Carty earns stoppage win on Matchroom undercard in London

Oct 30th 2021, 8:45 PM 11,670 Views 2 Comments

The Dillian Whyte-managed, Paschal Collins-trained prospect moves to 2-0(1KO) after seizing an appealing opportunity in London.

Waterford's Kelyn Cassidy defeats Mexican Arriaga to claim Ireland's first win at the Worlds
# On He Goes
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# On He Goes

Waterford's Kelyn Cassidy defeats Mexican Arriaga to claim Ireland's first win at the Worlds

Oct 30th 2021, 3:55 PM 3,564 Views 0 Comments

A young and inexperienced Irish team had suffered only defeat until surprise Irish Elite champion Cassidy progressed to the last 16.

# boxing - Friday 29 October, 2021

Caoimhín Agyarko signs promotional deal with Eddie Hearn and Matchroom
# Keep An Eye
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# Keep An Eye

Caoimhín Agyarko signs promotional deal with Eddie Hearn and Matchroom

Oct 29th 2021, 11:35 AM 3,969 Views 1 Comment

‘Black Thunder’ joins Katie Taylor on Hearn’s books and will fight live on DAZN in pursuit of his dream to become the first ever black Irish world champion.

# boxing - Thursday 28 October, 2021

Galway's Hession suffers World Championships defeat in Belgrade
# Boxing
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# Boxing

Galway's Hession suffers World Championships defeat in Belgrade

Oct 28th 2021, 9:53 PM 3,244 Views 0 Comments

The featherweight fell on the wrong side of a spit 3-2 decision.

# boxing - Tuesday 26 October, 2021

Double disappointment as two more Irish boxers exit World Championships
# Sucker Punch
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# Sucker Punch

Double disappointment as two more Irish boxers exit World Championships

Oct 26th 2021, 5:12 PM 5,080 Views 0 Comments

Irish captain Sean Mari and Brandon McCarthy both lost in Belgrade on Tuesday.

# boxing - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

'Hopefully that nice call-out showed that you don’t have to be a pr*** to get big fights'
# Shooting His Shot
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# Shooting His Shot

'Hopefully that nice call-out showed that you don’t have to be a pr*** to get big fights'

Oct 20th 2021, 5:48 PM 8,730 Views 1 Comment

Jason Quigley has finally gotten his world-title opportunity, but he has stripped back the emotion while preparing for ‘just another fight’.

# boxing - Monday 18 October, 2021

Dublin heavyweight Thomas Carty set for second professional fight on Whyte-Wallin undercard
# The Bomber
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# The Bomber

Dublin heavyweight Thomas Carty set for second professional fight on Whyte-Wallin undercard

Oct 18th 2021, 7:13 PM 6,165 Views 0 Comments

The 26-year-old ‘Bomber’ impressed Whyte in sparring during the Briton’s training camp for his upcoming heavyweight title eliminator.

# boxing - Sunday 10 October, 2021

Fury knocks out Wilder in instant classic heavyweight contest
# Fury-Wilder III
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# Fury-Wilder III

Fury knocks out Wilder in instant classic heavyweight contest

Oct 10th 2021, 7:37 AM 23,265 Views 14 Comments

Heavyweight rivals share five knockdowns in total as riveting fight completes their trilogy.

# boxing - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Caoimhín Agyarko: Finding peace and craving war
# What Didn't Kill Him
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# What Didn't Kill Him

Caoimhín Agyarko: Finding peace and craving war

Oct 7th 2021, 8:20 PM 18,477 Views 3 Comments

‘I think the hardest part was not getting revenge. I knew that if I sought revenge, I would have ended up in jail.’

Fury and Wilder denied face-off in heated final press conference ahead of trilogy fight
# Heavyweights
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# Heavyweights

Fury and Wilder denied face-off in heated final press conference ahead of trilogy fight

Oct 7th 2021, 11:06 AM 8,588 Views 12 Comments

The WBC heavyweight champion was accused of cheating by his opponent in their most recent bout.

# boxing - Monday 4 October, 2021

'That world title is coming back to Ireland, full stop' - Quigley gets his shot versus unbeaten Andrade
# Hup Them Steps
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# Hup Them Steps

'That world title is coming back to Ireland, full stop' - Quigley gets his shot versus unbeaten Andrade

Updated Oct 4th 2021, 4:09 PM 22,063 Views 12 Comments

The 30-year-old believes Irish fans will outnumber those there to support East Coast native ‘Boo Boo’ when the pair trade leather in New Hampshire.

# boxing - Saturday 2 October, 2021

O'Neill wins 8th Senior title, Marley wows at heavyweight, and Cassidy shocks Hyde at the Stadium
# Boxing
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# Boxing

O'Neill wins 8th Senior title, Marley wows at heavyweight, and Cassidy shocks Hyde at the Stadium

Oct 2nd 2021, 11:53 PM 6,292 Views 0 Comments

The National Stadium played host to 20 Irish Elite boxing finals on Saturday.

# boxing - Thursday 30 September, 2021

Conlan loss among 11 fights suspected of being fixed at 2016 Olympics, report finds
# Corruption
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# Corruption

Conlan loss among 11 fights suspected of being fixed at 2016 Olympics, report finds

Sep 30th 2021, 5:39 PM 38,408 Views 19 Comments

‘A system for the manipulation of bouts by officials existed at Rio,’ reads the report, which was investigated by Richard McLaren and his team.

# boxing - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Manny Pacquiao announces retirement from boxing
# Pac Man
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# Pac Man

Manny Pacquiao announces retirement from boxing

Sep 29th 2021, 7:51 AM 3,825 Views 1 Comment

He won his first major title at 19 when he took the WBC flyweight strap.

# boxing - Sunday 26 September, 2021

Usyk wants Kiev but Hearn says Joshua rematch likely to take place in UK
# London Calling
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# London Calling

Usyk wants Kiev but Hearn says Joshua rematch likely to take place in UK

Sep 26th 2021, 11:04 AM 11,048 Views 8 Comments

The Ukrainian was a unanimous decision winner in last night’s heavyweight title bout.

# boxing - Saturday 25 September, 2021

Ukraine's Usyk dethrones Joshua as world heavyweight champion
# Upset
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# Upset

Ukraine's Usyk dethrones Joshua as world heavyweight champion

Sep 25th 2021, 11:24 PM 21,848 Views 38 Comments

Oleksandr Usyk triumphed 117-112, 116-112 and 115-113 on the scorecards.

McCarthy advances past McConnell in National Elite semi-final
# Wrap
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# Wrap

McCarthy advances past McConnell in National Elite semi-final

Sep 25th 2021, 8:16 PM 2,931 Views 0 Comments

McCarthy will face fellow Belfast native Jack McGivern in the final.

# boxing - Sunday 19 September, 2021

Boxing great Manny Pacquiao to run for presidency of the Philippines
# President Pac Man
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# President Pac Man

Boxing great Manny Pacquiao to run for presidency of the Philippines

Sep 19th 2021, 3:16 PM 2,980 Views 0 Comments

Pacquiao accepted the nomination of his PDP-Laban party at its national convention on Sunday.

Amir Khan claims US police escorted him off flight for ‘no reason’
# NO KHAN DO
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# NO KHAN DO

Amir Khan claims US police escorted him off flight for ‘no reason’

Sep 19th 2021, 9:52 AM 8,769 Views 8 Comments

The 34-year-old boxer alleged he had been ‘banned’ by American Airlines.

# boxing - Saturday 18 September, 2021

Veteran O'Neill defeats prodigy Tucker to reach Elite semis after four years out of the ring
# The Old Dog
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# The Old Dog

Veteran O'Neill defeats prodigy Tucker to reach Elite semis after four years out of the ring

Sep 18th 2021, 6:17 PM 5,403 Views 0 Comments

The Irish-boxing great rolled back the years as he reached the 86kg semi-finals.

# boxing - Monday 13 September, 2021

Joshua 'needs to fight' fellow heavyweight champion Fury
# Future Plans
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# Future Plans

Joshua 'needs to fight' fellow heavyweight champion Fury

Sep 13th 2021, 7:21 PM 5,213 Views 1 Comment

Between them, the two boxers currently hold all the major versions of the heavyweight world title.

# boxing - Saturday 4 September, 2021

Katie Taylor dominates Jennifer Han from pillar to post to defend undisputed crown
# Aaaand Still
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# Aaaand Still

Katie Taylor dominates Jennifer Han from pillar to post to defend undisputed crown

Sep 4th 2021, 10:18 PM 76,408 Views 59 Comments

Taylor earned a shutout victory on the judges’ scorecards, improving her professional record to 19-0(6KOs).

'Every Christmas, I got a Leeds United jersey and a pair of football boots'
# Land Of Her Father
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# Land Of Her Father

'Every Christmas, I got a Leeds United jersey and a pair of football boots'

Sep 4th 2021, 2:00 PM 35,345 Views 4 Comments

Katie Taylor is embracing the opportunity to fight in her father’s hometown, which she visited with her family throughout her childhood.

# boxing - Friday 3 September, 2021

Jennifer Han is chaneling 'a community effort' from El Paso to dethrone Katie Taylor
# Texas Forever
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# Texas Forever

Jennifer Han is chaneling 'a community effort' from El Paso to dethrone Katie Taylor

Sep 3rd 2021, 9:28 PM 50,793 Views 6 Comments

‘I don’t plan on fighting Katie Taylor’s fight. I don’t plan on standing in front of her and letting her do what she does best.’

Taylor on weight as she's warmly welcomed to Leeds, while things heat up between Lara and Warrington
# Marching On
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# Marching On

Taylor on weight as she's warmly welcomed to Leeds, while things heat up between Lara and Warrington

Sep 3rd 2021, 2:18 PM 9,175 Views 4 Comments

The undisputed champ and her challenger comfortably made weight for tomorrow night’s world-title contest.

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