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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Boxing

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Boxing

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Aug 21, 2016

4 to Watch: 2016 Summer Olympics Come to a Close

4 to Watch: 2016 Summer Olympics Come to a Close

Sunday evening features the closing ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, but before that, there is more gold for Team USA to claim. The events Americans will contend in include basketball, boxing...

Aug 20, 2016

'I'm Hurt': Shakur Stevenson Sobs After Taking Silver

'I'm Hurt': Shakur Stevenson Sobs After Taking Silver

Cuban boxer Robeisy Ramirez used a strong third round to finish off top American boxing prospect Shakur Stevenson and win Olympic gold in the bantamweight final Saturday. In an emotional interview after...

Aug 19, 2016

Boxer Shields Dominates Semifinal to Reach Gold Medal Match

Boxer Shields Dominates Semifinal to Reach Gold Medal Match

The reigning champion of women's middleweight boxing in 2012 is one win away from another gold medal. Claressa Shields, the top seed of the division and reigning London Olympic champion, defeated Kazakhstan's...

Aug 17, 2016

Boxer Claressa Shields Wins Debut Fight in Rio

Boxer Claressa Shields Wins Debut Fight in Rio

Top American boxer Claressa Shields has won her first round in the ring at the Rio Olympics.

Aug 3, 2016
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Team USA Boxing Holds Press Conference in Rio

Members of Team USA's men and women's boxing meet with the press corps in Rio...View gallery

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  • [Rio2016] Olympics: USA Boxing Press Conference
  • [Rio2016] Olympics: USA Boxing Press Conference
Jul 28, 2016

Olympic Women's Boxing Tournament Could Be Platform to Pros

Olympic Women's Boxing Tournament Could Be Platform to Pros

Many of the 40 men leaving Rio de Janeiro with Olympic boxing medals around their necks in three weeks will have their pick of professional promoters eager to reward them with riches and fame.

Jul 27, 2016

Claressa Shields Forms Strong Bond With Coach She Once Clashed With

Claressa Shields Forms Strong Bond With Coach She Once Clashed With

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Claressa Shields won a gold medal as the most dominant fighter in London at the first Olympic women's boxing tournament. After reigning atop the amateur sport for the ensuing three...

Jul 25, 2016

Olympic Boxing Preview: Plenty of Changes, But Only 3 Pros

Olympic Boxing Preview: Plenty of Changes, But Only 3 Pros

After 112 years of amateur competition, professional boxers are fighting in the Olympics.

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