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BOXING: Michael Conlan is ready for Chicago encounter

Michael Conlan knows he will have to be on his guard when he takes to the ring in Chicago on Friday night.

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Carl Frampton on the attack against Leo Santa Cruz

BOXING: Dave ‘Boy’ McAuley believes Carl Frampton should fight Lee Selby

Former IBF Flyweight World Champion Dave ‘Boy’ McAuley believes Carl Frampton should forget about moving up to super-featherweight and instead tackle Lee Selby for the Welshman’s IBF World title.

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Belfasts Marc McCullough

BOXING: Marc McCullough to take British title opportunity

Marc McCullough will face the fight of his life on Saturday night as he takes on Ryan Walsh for the British title in the Copper Box.

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Conor McGregor (left) and Floyd Mayweather Jnr.

Conor McGregor claims he has signed a deal to fight Floyd Mayweather

Irish U.F.C. star, Conor McGregor, claims he has signed a "record breaking deal" to fight, Floyd Mayweather, in the boxing ring.

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Former heavyweight World champion Tyson Fury

BOXING: Tyson Fury fears hearing could be put back until end of year

Tyson Fury and Frank Warren fear the heavyweight’s comeback could be delayed until at least the end of the year after the postponement of his hearing with UK Anti-Doping.

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Carl Frampton in the ring with Leo Santa Cruz

BOXING: Carl Frampton called out by Super-featherweight rival

Bryan Vazquez would love a Belfast showdown with Carl Frampton this summer.

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Tommy McCarthy

BOXING: Tommy McCarthy could face Mike Perez on June 10

Belfast’s Tommy McCarthy could be putting it all on the line at the SSE Arena in Belfast on June 10.

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Lee Haskins and Ryan Burnett

BOXING: It is time to take over insists Ryan Burnett

Ryan Burnett says there will be a changing of the guard on June 10 when he challenges IBF World Bantamweight champion Lee Haskins at the SSE Arena in Belfast.

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Belfast boxer Michael Conlan

BOXING: Michael Conlan heading for Chicago and Brisbane

Michael Conlan will fight on the undercard of Manny Pacquiao’s world title fight in Australia in July.

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Ryan Burnett at yesterdays press conference at the Europa Hotel

BOXING: Ryan Burnett is delighted to get IBF World title showdown in Belfast

Ryan Burnett will get his chance to strut his stuff at the SSE Arena on June 10 as he attempts to get his hands on the IBF Bantamweight World title.

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Belfasts Jamie Conlan and Paddy Barnes

BOXING: Paddy Barnes is looking to keep on moving towards World title shot

Paddy Barnes is in the fast lane to a World title shot as he fights Silvio Olteanu for the WBO European title in the Waterfront Hall in Belfast on June 17.

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Caoimhin Hynes said the attack was a 'little crack in my road to success'

I’ll come back even better, vows stabbed boxer

A young amateur boxer who was stabbed in the face while on a night out in Belfast has promised he will be back “better than ever”.

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Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko

Carl Frampton backs Joshua to ‘seek, destroy and win’ against Klitschko

Carl Frampton has tipped Anthony Joshua to see off Wladimir Klitschko and retain the IBF heavyweight title.
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Joshua shrugs off Klitschko mind ganes

Anthony Joshua insists he has been unaffected by Wladimir Klitschko’s attempted mind games because they are so similar to others he has already encountered.

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Ryan Burnett

BOXING: Ryan Burnett to fight for IBF World title in Belfast

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Carl Frampton MBE pictured with his wife Christine and their children Carla and Rossa

Christine Frampton turns tables on UVF troll

The wife of Northern Ireland champion boxer Carl Frampton has turned the tables on a social media troll who said her family would be murdered by the UVF.

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Michael Conlan

BOXING: Michael Conlan reveals date of next fight

Michael Conlan has confirmed his second professional fight will be in Chicago.

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Lee Selby

BOXING: Lee Selby sure he will beat Carl Frampton and silence Belfast crowd

IBF world featherweight champion Lee Selby could be on his way to Windsor Park to defend his title against Carl Frampton.

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Carl Frampton in the ring with Leo Santa Cruz

BOXING: Carl Frampton will not face Leo Santa Cruz this summer

Carl Frampton will not fight Leo Santa Cruz this summer after the World Boxing Association told its featherweight champion to fight Abner Mares instead.

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