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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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Golden Boy lose fighters in Al Haymon conflict: Who stays, who goes?

It was announced yesterday that Golden Boy had settled their legal issues with Richard Schaefer, though they will surrender promotional rights to several of their top fighters. It is unclear where Schaefer will go next having left Golden Boy, though he has nurtured a close relationship with Al Haymon and Floyd Mayweather, making a move to Mayweather Promotions not out of the question.

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2014 Disappointment of the Year

2014 Disappointment of the Year: New Year is often a time for reflection. In that vein, it is appropriate at this moment to critique 2014 in boxing. What went wrong for the sport? What can it do to improve next year? With no mercy spared, here is our 2014 Disappointment of the Year. Crappy Pay Per Views Boxing fans pay to watch their beloved sport, one way or another. If not watching live, we will sit down at home, cosy up to the television, and enjoy the aesthetic violence of it all. The hardcore fan is unlikely to be turned ...

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