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Unbeaten Randy Caballero re-signs with Golden Boy

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Former world champion Randy “El Matador” Caballero (23-0, 14 KOs) has re-signed a multi-year promotional contract with Golden Boy Promotions, the company announced today. Caballero, who is 26 years old and from the Coachella Valley, is a former IBF Bantamweight World Champion who started his career with Golden Boy Promotions in 2010. He is currently ranked number 11 in the super bantamweight division by the WBC.

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Q&A interview with unbeaten Joseph Diaz, closes out year on Bernard Hopkins farewell card

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On December 17th, Joseph “Jojo” Diaz, Jr. (22-0, 13 KOs) returns to action for a 10-round slugfest against Horacio “Violento” Garcia (30-1-1, 22 KOs) as the co-main event of Bernard Hopkins’s final fight at the “Fabulous” Forum in Inglewood, California. Golden Boy Promotions caught up with the charismatic and undefeated fighter from South El Monte, CA ahead of the biggest fight of his career in an exclusive Q&A session. Below is what “Jojo” had to say:

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Boxing meme: Bob Arum 85; birth announcement in 1931 also serves as call for Schmeling vs. Sharkey rematch

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Hall of Famer Bob Arum may be the oldest active full time boxing promoter, but who knew he was also the youngest? The proof is in the copy of the December 8, 1931 edition of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle, which you can find a photo of right here: Talk about being born to promote! You have to appreciate the jokes coming from team Arum and Top Rank at least. It’s been a time of big milestones and special occasions for him and his company as of late as well, and he’s busy this weekend too. Arum, 85, is celebrating his ...

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Showtime brings unique coverage this weekend to Facebook Live platform

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SHOWTIME Sports will offer multi-camera, fully-produced boxing coverage on Facebook Live on Saturday, Dec. 10 (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT), providing fight fans with high-quality access to live undercard bouts preceding that evening’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING doubleheader. The unique two-fight offering is the first time the network has offered live boxing coverage exclusively on Facebook Live.

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