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Live Blog: PBC on FS1 – Barthelemy vs Blanco

PBC Boxing and FS1 bring us toe-to-toe Tuesday once again with a main event featuring Leduan Barthelemy (12-0, 6 KOs) vs Reynoldo Blanco (14-3, 8 KOs) at the Robinson Rancheria Resort and Casino in Nice, Calif. In the undercard, we’ll see Mark Anthony Hernandez (9-0, 2 KOs) take on Kyrone Davis (11-1, 5 KOs). We’ll probably get three fights with …

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Boxing PPV Discussion – TnS Boxing Podcast #40

Boxing PPV

How about a nice, long Boxing PPV Discussion – TnS Boxing Podcast #40 – The 2017 boxing calendar continues to churn along and several big fights have already been produced. The Carl Frampton versus Leo Santa Cruz rematch, the Badou Jack versus James DeGale super middleweight title unification bout and last week’s Gennady Golovkin versus Daniel Jacobs are some of …

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The Kentucky Derby Rules Myth

Kentucky Derby rules

The only rule about winning the most important race in America is that there are no Kentucky Derby rules. There are many ways to skin a cat but players should know there are some methods tried and true and some that just plain don’t work. The major contenders in this year’s McCraken, Gunnevera, Tapwrit, One Liner and Classic Empire all …

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Secretariat, Arrogate Uttered Together

Secretariat

Secretariat and Arrogate were uttered in the same sentence Saturday after he won the $10 Dubai World Cup and the words did not come from some fledgling in racing. Arrogate was not ready for the start, was far back early but settled and rallied like a freight train. None other than Arrogate’s trainer Bob Baffert compared the two horses after …

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Live Blog: CBS Sports Net Boxing – Hernandez vs Gutierrez

Nico Hernandez (0-0) makes his professional debut tonight and evidently it’s a big enough deal that his six-rounder against Patrick Guttierez (0-2) is the main event tonight at the Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas. In the primary undercard, Tremaine Williams (9-0, 3 KOs) takes on Eduardo Garza (6-1, 2 KOs). We’ll probably get three fights. Hell, we might get …

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Live Blog: Showtime Boxing – Linares vs Crolla

How about some old school Saturday afternoon boxing? Showtime (or ShoBox, if you like) is giving us live coverage of Jorge Linares (41-3, 27 KOs) defending his WBA World Lightweight Title against Anthony Crolla (31-5-3, 13 KOs) at Manchester Arena in Manchester, U.K. I’m not sure we’ll get an undercard, but probably not since it’s 6 p.m. EST here in …

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Live Blog: ESPN Boxing – Quigley vs Tapia

Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions is putting on its own show tonight on ESPN. In the main event Jason Quigley (12-0, 10 KOs) takes on Glen Tapia (23-3, 15 KOs) at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, Calif. The fight is for one of those NABF belts that no one seems to care about. In the undercard Randy Caballero …

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Dozen Seek Glory in Spiral Stakes

Spiral Stakes

A dozen seek glory in the nine-furlong Spiral Stakes at Turfway Park on Saturday and $500,000 is on the line. Along with the solid purse, the winner of the Spiral Stakes will earn 50 points toward qualifying for the Kentucky Derby. Of the twelve entered, five have won stakes and several will be making their first start on a synthetic …

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Opulent Dubai World Cup on Tap

Dubai World Cup

The opulent Dubai World Cup is on tap on Saturday at Meydan Racecourse and Arrogate didn’t scare anybody away. A total of 13 rivals will challenge the superstar in the $10 million about mile and a quarter classic. They don’t call it the Dubai World Cup for nothing as horses have gathered from around the globe. Awardee is in from …

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Linares vs Crolla 2 Odds for Saturday

Linares vs Crolla 2 Odds For Saturday

Linares vs Crolla 2 Odds For Saturday – Eddie Hearn and his Matchroom Boxing are back in Manchester for a huge boxing card that sees Jorge Linares and Anthony Crolla meet again with the WBA world lightweight title on the line. Linares and Crolla first fought for the WBA belt in September of 2016 and that fight saw Crolla outboxed …

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