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Golden Boy Promotions boss Oscar De La Hoya has confirmed that Saul Canelo Alvarez will be fighting IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) in a rematch on September 15.

De La Hoya says Canelo will not only fight Golovkin, but he’s also going thrash him. De La Hoya thinks Canelo has been given a bum rap over his positive tests for clenbuterol, and he thinks a lot of boxing fans are going to dislike him because of that.

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22 APRIL 2018 - SINGAPORE: Ringstar Boxing, Asia’s fastest growing sports media property, which has now reached an overwhelming broadcast footprint of over a potential billion viewers across the globe, just had its very successful ‘Roar of Singapore IV - The Night of Champions’, held last weekend at the 10,000-seater Singapore Indoor Stadium.

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WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis ‘Superman’ Stevenson (29-1, 24 KOs) and Badou Jack (22-1-2, 13 KOs) will be fighting each other on May 19 on Showtime at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada, according to Dan Rafael.

Up until today, the Stevenson vs. Jack fight was going to take place at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. This is the 40-year-old Stevenson’s hometown. It’s unknown why the fight has been moved suddenly.

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Heavyweight Dillian Whyte is giving former heavyweight title challenger Hughie Fury a take it or leave it offer to fight him on February 3 at the O2 Arena in London, UK. That’s when Whyte plans on fighting again. Hughie (20-1, 10 KOs) wants a full training camp to get ready for the Whyte fight, but that’s not going to be possible.

The 23-year-old Hughie is interested in fighting Whyte on the undercard of the Tony Bellew vs. David Haye card on May 5. Unfortunately, Whyte (22-1, 16 KOs) is not interested in staying out of the ring for the next 5 months waiting for a fight with Hughie. Whyte wants to fight in February and then in April.

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KUALA LUMPUR—Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao insisted Friday that his advancing years were no barrier to success as he gears up for a showdown against world champion Lucas Matthysse and prepares for several more fights before retiring for good.

Pacquiao, 39, will fight the Argentine—four years his junior—for the World Boxing Association welterweight belt on July 15 in Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur.

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