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Boxing schedule for 2019 highlighted by Canelo Alvarez vs. Daniel Jacobs, Terence Crawford vs. Amir Khan

After 2018 gave us some great fights and amazing knockouts we will remember for years, 2019 may be even bigger. There's a chance we get an undisputed heavyweight champion if Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder are able to reach an agreement. But we're also set to see business pick up at welterweight,

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De La Hoya explains how Canelo can break down Jacobs, says Canelo can fight at 175

In this video with Marcos Villegas of Fight Hub TV, Golden Boy promoter Oscar De La Hoya talks a bit about how he breaks down the Canelo Alvarez vs. Daniel Jacobs fight and once against drops a not-so-subtle hint that he may want Canelo to face Andre Ward. Check it out...

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Floyd Mayweather Vs. Canelo II Could Be A World Record $1.5 Billion Boxing Fight

Floyd Mayweather vs. 'Canelo' could be a staggering $1.5 billion boxing fight. Yes, you read that right - ONE-AND-A-HALF BILLION dollars. Mayweather's had two fights since retiring in 2015. He fought Conor McGregor in a boxing bout before taking on Tenshin Nasukawa in a exhibition.

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Chris Eubank Jr makes Canelo Alvarez fight claim amid Billy Joe Saunders snub

Chris Eubank Jr has admitted it is "inevitable" he will fight Canelo Alvarez. Brit star Eubank Jr claimed the IBO World Super Middleweight title last month when he beat James DeGale in a dominant 12 round performance.

MIRROR

GGG meets DAZN: Gennady Golovkin agrees to six-fight deal with streaming platform

Boxing’s biggest free agent has a new home. Gennady Golovkin has agreed to a six-fight deal with DAZN that will see the former unified middleweight world champion fight out the rest of his career on the streaming platform. The deal is a partnership between DAZN and GGG Promotions in which the hard-h

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Gennady Golovkin Talks Wanting Third Fight Against Canelo Alvarez

Alvarez and Jacobs are set to square off on May 4, with the victor very likely to head into a September date with Golovkin, whose own ring return is targeted for June. "But right now I have the best partner, we have a great partnership which will let me promote my own GGG Promotions, and myself as a

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Gennady Golovkin signs with DAZN, formal announcement expected early next week

We knew a deal was close, and now WBN is reporting that former middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (38-1-1, 34 KOs) has officially signed a deal with DAZN, with an official announcement to come early next week.

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Gennady Golovkin’s Talks With DAZN Reportedly Not Going Too Well: “Nothing Is Imminent”

Will former world middleweight king Gennady Golovkin sign up with DAZN or will he not? According to a source with knowledge of the ongoing talks Triple-G and his team are having with the folks at DAZN, there has been little to no real progress made. According to a short news bit from ESPN.com, the s

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Mike Trout: Los Angeles Angels star agrees most lucrative deal in history of sport

Baseball star Mike Trout has signed the most lucrative deal in sport - a 12-year extension worth a reported $426.5m (£324m) with the Los Angeles Angels. The contract for the 27-year-old American amounts to $35.54m (£27m) per year until 2031, according to the Los Angeles Times.

BBC

Canelo goes for Jacobs' middleweight belt, goal is to unify division

In July 2010, eight months before Canelo Alvarez won his first world title as a 20-year-old junior middleweight, he was ringside in Las Vegas as a spectator at the lightweight championship rematch between Juan Manuel Marquez and Juan Diaz.

ESPN

Daniel Jacobs won't make same mistakes as Rocky Fielding against Canelo, says Eddie Hearn

Daniel Jacobs can succeed where Rocky Fielding fell short by making use of his size advantage against Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, according to promoter Eddie Hearn. IBF champion Jacobs takes on Alvarez — who holds the WBA and WBC belts — in a middleweight unification bout on May 4, with the pair topping

SPORTING NEWS

Danny Jacobs: ‘Canelo lost both fights to GGG’

By Sean Jones: Danny Jacobs views Saul Canelo Alvarez as the loser in his two fights with former world middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin in 2017 and 2018. Jacobs, 32, considers the second fight between them to be a closer one, but he still saw GGG winning that one as well.

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Larry Merchant: Spence Should Look Upward to Canelo

Retired HBO boxing commentator Larry Merchant, like a lot of people, took a keen interest in IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr.’s dismantling of Mikey Garcia, whose decision to move up two weight classes and take on the naturally larger man proved to be ill-advised.

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Quigley already dreaming of Canelo bout

Jason Quigley has admitted that just thinking about a world title shot at middleweight kingpin Canelo Alvarez gives him goosebumps. But for now, it's a relatively low-key encounter - and a potential banana skin - versus Finland's Mathias Eklund on a nine-bout Matchroom card at the Copper Box in Lond

INDEPENDENT

DAZN Announces Pricing Changes to Their Subscription Services (Video)

DAZN is changing its subscription services model. Before it was pretty simple if you wanted to sign up it was $9.99 a month, but that is going away. DAZN will update its pricing on March 25th, introducing a $99.99 annual pass as the new optimal payment option.

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Mayweather Reacts To McGregor, Pacquiao and Canelo Rematch Rumors

Floyd Mayweather is enjoying the high life at the moment after celebrating his 42nd birthday recently. And rightly so in fairness. Professional fighting is up there for one of the hardest ways to make a living on Earth.

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Floyd Mayweather Responds To Conor McGregor: “Everybody Wants A Rematch”

Floyd Mayweather delivered a message Wednesday night in Los Angeles regarding all of the rumored rematches, including potential bouts against Conor McGregor and/or Canelo Alvarez. That message: "Everybody wants a rematch with me."

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Gennady Golovkin makes it official with DAZN, no figures given to salary

Gennady Golovkin made his stripes in the public eye via being very active, fighting like an episodic television show, meaning it felt like he inhabited HBO Boxing nearly weekly, but over the past six months or so, that has not been the case.

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Can Jacobs get a decision against Canelo in Las Vegas?

As Daniel Jacobs faces middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez on May 4 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, the most cynical observers of the sport will note that Jacobs is already down a few rounds on the scorecards.

ESPN

Jacobs: Golden Boy insisted on second-day weigh-in for Canelo fight

Following their opening press conference, Daniel Jacobs sits down for a media scrum to discuss his May 4th fight against Canelo Alvarez and mentioned Golden Boy inserting a second-day weigh-in clause for the bout — despite the IBF previously removing that stipulation for title unification fights.

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