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Cotto vs. Kirkland undercard gets Guillermo Rigondeaux-Moises Flores & Diego De La Hoya

Two  fights have been added to the televised pay-per-view undercard of Miguel Cotto vs. James Kirkland “The Return” on Saturday, February 25 at Ford Center at The Star in Frisco. The co-feature bout will spotlight Guillermo “El Chacal” Rigondeaux (17-0, 11 KOs) in a mandatory title defense against Moises “Chucky” Flores (25-0, 17 KOs). Both fighters are eager to contend for the top super bantamweight status and upset the other’s perfect record.

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Showtime celebrates 30 years of boxing upsets this month: Holyfield-Tyson, Maidana-Broner & more

In continuation of the 30th anniversary year of Showtime Championship Boxing, the network will feature four of its most memorable “Upsets”. For the past three decades Showtime has been home to countless upsets—some of the most shocking each year. Whether it be SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING or, for the last 15 years, ShoBox: The New Generation, fighters often face their biggest challenges, their most fierce opponents.

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Demetrius Andrade: I’ll fight anyone whose name starts with C & ends in O: Charlo brothers, Canelo, Cotto

A year after he was stripped of his world super welterweight title by the WBO, undefeated super welterweight Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade has repositioned himself off of his sensational June 11th stoppage of Willle “The Great” Nelson. The 28-year-old Andrade (23-0, 16 KOs) decked Nelson (25-3-1, 15 KOs) four times, finishing off his game opponent who’d never been knocked out, in the 12th round of their fight at Turning Stone Casino (Verona, N.Y).

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