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Joe Smith Jr. successfully defends his WBO title for the first time

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BOLD PREDICTIONS

Bold boxing predictions for 2022: Crawford's biggest fight and a new No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter

Michael Rothstein and Ben Baby offer up what might be on tap this year in boxing.

KEY QUESTIONS FOR 2022

Will we finally get Fury vs Joshua? How far can Taylor go? Key questions for UK boxing in 2022

2021 was another momentous year for British boxing -- but what does 2022 hold?

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Usyk: Fighting Fury means one step closer to unifying heavyweight titles

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Tyson Fury or Josh Taylor? ESPN's 2021 British pound-for-pound rankings

The British fight game hit new heights in 2021, with Josh Taylor becoming a four-weight world champion and Tyson Fury defending his WBC world heavyweight title. But who topped ESPN's annual pound-for-pound rankings?

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THE BEST OF 2021

2021 boxing awards: Who scored the best KO?

A look back at the best fights, fighters, knockouts and prospects in the world of boxing in 2021.

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The 2021 stories that will shape boxing in 2022: From Tyson Fury and Canelo Alvarez to ... yes, Jake Paul

Some of the big fights, upsets and surprises this year set up a very interesting 2020 in boxing.

SERRANO'S RISE

How Jake Paul led Amanda Serrano toward stardom -- and a megafight she has wanted for years

Amanda Serrano has been boxing professionally for over 12 years. But she has never gotten the attention she's getting today, and she has Jake Paul to thank for it.

Women's boxing pound-for-pound rankings: Amanda Serrano makes a big move after impressive win

Amanda Serrano took over the No. 2 spot in ESPN's women's boxing pound-for-pound rankings.

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Whether you like it or not, 2021 was Jake Paul's year, and he earned it

Jake Paul capped a 13-month, four-win stretch in boxing with a highlight reel KO of Tyron Woodley.

Jake Paul stops Tyron Woodley with one-punch KO

Jake Paul defeated Tyron Woodley by sixth-round KO, and Deron Williams edged Frank Gore.

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Beterbiev stops Browne to retain titles in Montreal

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LOMACHENKO BEATS COMMEY

Vasiliy Lomachenko did enough to earn a shot at George Kambosos Jr., but will he get it?

Lomachenko looked impressive, but he's in a crowded division where everybody wants a shot a the champ.

Lomachenko knocks down Commey en route to victory

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Vasiliy Lomachenko, Jared Anderson, Xander Zayas shine in victories

Vasiliy Lomachenko dominated Richard Commey, while Jared Anderson and Zander Zayas scored KO wins.

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Keyshawn Davis wins after vicious body shot KO

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Nico Ali Walsh continues winning streak with majority decision win

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DAVIS-CRUZ

After Davis and Haney failed to produce spectacular results, what comes next at lightweight?

In the wake of Teofimo Lopez's shock loss to George Kambosos Jr., Gervonta Davis and Devin Haney didn't produce big results. Will Vasiliy Lomachenko?

Gervonta Davis stays unbeaten; Sebastian Fundora wins again

Gervonta Davis retained his WBA lightweight title with a close decision victory over Isaac Cruz on Sunday.

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