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  • Grozny: Hardly boxing's most exotic location
  • Jul 1, 2014: When Ruslan Chagaev was a teenager he left Uzbekistan and moved to Chicago to continue his boxing education. It was just the start of a journey that will continue on Sunday when he fights for the WBA's heavyweight title against Fres Oquendo, a Puerto Rica

  • Steve Bunce
  • Gamboa: The Forgotten Cuban
  • Jun 23, 2014: This Saturday Yuriorkis Gamboa, one of the finest Cuban boxers to ever fight as a pro, will try and win another world title when he fights unbeaten Terence Crawford

  • Steve Bunce
  • Points to prove
  • Jun 17, 2014: Vasyl Lomachenko and Gary Russell both have points to prove for very different reasons when they meet on Saturday, writes Steve Bunce

  • Mishits
  • Is Pacquiao facing an identity crisis?
  • Jun 10, 2014: Does anyone - including Manny Pacquiao - know who he is trying to be any more? First he was a Boxer, then a politician and now... a basketball coach

  • Steve Bunce
  • Time to unify
  • Jun 10, 2014: Miguel Cotto won every second of every round to win the WBC middleweight title from Sergio Martinez in front of 20,090 people at Madison Square Garden on Saturday. Now it gets interesting

  • Miguel Cotto-Sergio Martinez
  • Cotto motivated to make history
  • Jun 6, 2014: Miguel Cotto's goal? To become the first Puerto Rican fighter to win a title in a fourth weight division. His chance comes on Saturday

  • Ask Steven
  • When Ali came to Ireland
  • Jun 3, 2014: I was sure Muhammad Ali had a title fight in Ireland. But I found a list and couldn't see it. Am I imagining it?

  • Super Middleweight
  • The five leading contenders to fight Froch next
  • Jun 2, 2014: After beating George Groves, who should Carl Froch fight next? Michael Beattie ranks the merits of facing Julio Cesar Chavez Jr, Andre Ward, James DeGale, Sakio Bika and Gennady Golovkin

  • Carl Froch v George Groves II
  • Time is right for Froch to quit
  • Jun 1, 2014: We can all now safely say that Carl Froch walks with boxing's giants and he can also punch with the very best in British boxing history, writes ESPN's Steve Bunce

  • Carl Froch v George Groves II
  • One for the 'I was there' collection
  • May 31, 2014: As 80,000 fanatical fans invaded the iconic Wembley Stadium, boxing confirmed once and for all that it holds a unique place in the hearts of the British sporting public, writes Kevin Palmer

  • Steve Bunce
  • Froch and Groves at last
  • May 30, 2014: ESPN's Steve Bunce previews Saturday's rematch between Carl Froch and George Groves at Wembley

  • Ask Steven
  • Hard as nails
  • May 27, 2014: How many boxers have retired undefeated (and never come back!)?

  • Steve Bunce
  • There will be nothing wet about Froch-Groves II
  • May 27, 2014: When Carl Froch and George Groves are left to fight in the Wembley ring this Saturday, separated before the first bell by the American referee Charlie Fitch, they will be part of a glorious, bloody, wet and often eccentric British tradition of outdoor fig

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