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Ringside Seat: With Wilder next, Fury needs win against Wallin

Heavyweight lineal champion Tyson Fury is favored to defeat Otto Wallin with ease - and then face Deontay Wilder in a rematch. But Wallin hopes to surprise the world and pull off the upset Saturday in Las Vegas.

Navarrete set for quick turnaround vs. Elorde

Junior featherweight world titleholder Emanuel Navarrete said the offer to fight on Mexican Independence Day weekend was a "great opportunity," even though he had defended his belt less than a month ago.

Fury’s lineal championship: To be the man, you have to beat the man

There are numerous boxing organizations and a multitude of world titles in boxing's 17 weight classes. But the lineal championship is enjoying a rebirth in the heavyweight division.

Putin praises ‘tough’ Nurmagomedov for UFC title defense

Russian President Vladimir Putin has praised Khabib Nurmagomedov as a "strong, tough fighter" after the unbeaten Russian retained his UFC lightweight title

Haney asks of Lomachenko: ‘Why not fight me?’

While lightweight Devin Haney isn't looking past Friday's fight against Zaur Abdullaev, he's angling for a bout with unified world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko, and the sooner the better.

On-the-mend Ramirez won’t fight until 2020

Jose Ramirez, who is recovering from hand surgery, said Wednesday that he will not be able to fight on Nov. 30, as Top Rank had planned. The unified junior welterweight world titlist instead will return to the ring in 2020.

Tyson Fury vs. Otto Wallin on ESPN+: How to watch

Looking to watch the Tyson Fury vs. Otto Wallin heavyweight lineal championship fight on ESPN+ on Saturday? Here's how to do it.

Otto Wallin could be a legend … if he beats Tyson Fury

Otto Wallin will have a tough time trying to take the heavyweight lineal championship away from Tyson Fury on Saturday. But he has the desire and the inspiration to pull off the upset.

Confident Fury not worried about facing Wallin

Lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury was in a joyful mood Tuesday, saying he can "defeat all the heavyweights with one hand" while he prepares for Saturday night's fight against Otto Wallin in Las Vegas.


Golden Boy signs Garcia to multiyear extension

The seemingly rocky relationship between Golden Boy Promotions and prized lightweight prospect Ryan Garcia has apparently been repaired in the form of a multiyear contract extension.

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