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Floyd Mayweather Sr., father and trainer of retired boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., has pleaded not guilty to charges that he assaulted a woman in September, according to court records obtained by USA Today. Mayweather Sr., 65, was charged Jan. 16 with misdemeanor assault and battery for allegedly punching a woman during an altercation after
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Blue-chip featherweight prospect Michael Conlan, the two-time Irish Olympian, has made a trainer change, but not because of any problem with former trainer Manny Robles. Rather, Conlan, who is now training with Adam Booth, made the switch, which he announced on Wednesday, for family reasons. Ireland’s Michael Conlan, seen here celebrating his first professional victory
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Ryota Murata’s first middleweight world title defense was announced on Monday but there are bigger plans for him should he emerge victorious. Murata will defend his secondary 160-pound belt against Emanuele Felice Blandamura on April 15 at the Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan, Murata co-promoter Teiken Promotions announced at a news conference on Monday in
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NEW YORK — As welterweight world titleholder Errol Spence Jr. took his seat for the news conference following his brutal and one-sided destruction of former two-division titlist Lamont Peterson just after Saturday night had turned into Sunday morning, he was presented with a question many in boxing are asking. Is Spence the best fighter in
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7:53 AM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Anthony Joshua will try and win a third world heavyweight belt when he takes on WBO titleholder Joseph Parker at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on
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