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Hawaii primed to pack punches after boxing officials meet with Honolulu mayor – Los Angeles Times

“They’re very engaged, they over-index [beyond average national support], with a Hall of Famer in B.J. Penn and current featherweight champion Max Holloway, so we’re very interested and we want to continue our conversations with the Hawaiian Tourism Authority in trying to bring them an event, because having 50,000 plus in Aloha Stadium would be …
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Daniel Cormier has the best response to ESPN's Snapchat baby filter photos of fighters – MMAjunkie

667 shares By: Simon Samano, The Blue Corner | May 23, 2019 12:00 pm Follow @SJSamano I don’t have Snapchat, so I’ll admit that I don’t completely understand this: But the popular messaging app has a new “baby” filter that turns photos of adults into toddlers, and it’s currently all the rage on social media. …
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Eight Atlanta United players on MLS All-Star Game fan ballot – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Fan voting for the 2019 MLS All-Star Game is now open with eight Atlanta United players on the ballot. The listed Atlanta United players are goalkeeper Brad Guzan, defenders Michael Parkhurst and Leandro Gonzalez Pirez; midfielders Ezequiel Barco, Julian Gressel, Pity Martinez and Darlington Nagbe; and forward Josef Martinez. Centerback Miles Robinson, who was just …
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Business Briefs: Berkshire Boxing Club grand opening; Herrington's donates to Greenagers; VIM Berkshires volunteer tea; grants for Ancram Opera House; BFAIR staff changes | – theberkshireedge.com

Berkshire Boxing Club to hold grand opening celebration Great Barrington — The Berkshire Boxing Club will host an official grand opening celebration Friday, May 24, from 6 to 8 p.m. The event will include light refreshments, music, exhibition sparring and other surprises. The Berkshire Boxing Club has already welcomed more than 60 members in its …
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Lennox Lewis Admits He Almost Slapped Riddick Bowe Last Year – BoxingScene.com

Former undisputed heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis has a good relationship with his past opponents. He gets along with everyone from Vitali Klitschko to Mike Tyson to Evander Holyfield. But the only past opponent that he doesn’t get along with to this day, is another former undisputed champion, Riddick Bowe. Their rivalry began in the 1988 Olympics, …
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#SKCvSEA headlines Memorial Day Weekend slate in MLS – Sporting Kansas City

Sporting Kansas City fans will have all eyes on Sunday’s showdown against Seattle Sounders FC, slated for 5 p.m. CT at Children’s Mercy Park. Tickets for the marquee Western Conference clash are available at SeatGeek.com with live coverage on FS1, FOX Deportes, Sports Radio 810 WHB, SiriusXM FC and ESPN Deportes KC 1480 AM. Sunday …
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French boxing champ Jean-Jacques Olivier fighting for his life after being shot in the chest during car park – The Sun

FRENCH national cruiserweight boxing champion Jean-Jacques Olivier is fighting for his life after being shot in the chest in a supermarket car park. The shocking incident took place in the Purpan area of the southern French city of Toulouse, when Olivier was shot after “an altercation”. Golders/@MaitreBrownCdl French boxing champ Jean-Jacques Olivier is fighting for …
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Roberto Duran Jr. Returns on Judah vs. Seldin Card – BoxingScene.com

International Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Weekend is right around the corner and STAR BOXING is pleased to announce the undercard for the highly anticipated event, set to take place at Turning Stone Resort Casino on June 7th. The main event features six-time world champion, and the last Undisputed Welterweight Champion, ZAB “SUPER” JUDAH (44-9 …