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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Boxing

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Boxing

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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 18, 2016

Boxer Stevenson Advances to Gold Medal Match After Forfeit

Boxer Stevenson Advances to Gold Medal Match After Forfeit

U.S. boxer Shakur Stevenson has reached the Olympic bantamweight final after Russian semifinal opponent Vladimir Nikitin was ruled out with an injury. The International Boxing Association (AIBA) confirmed...

Aug 17, 2016

Floyd Mayweather Appears in Riocentro to Cheer Shakur Stevenson

Floyd Mayweather Appears in Riocentro to Cheer Shakur Stevenson

His focus seemingly unflappable, Shakur Stevenson was briefly distracted when he heard a familiar voice as he walked out for his Olympic bout.

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

  • [Rio2016] Olympics: USA Boxing Press Conference
  • [Rio2016] Olympics: USA Boxing Press Conference
  • [Rio2016] Olympics: USA Boxing Press Conference
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.

Jul 27, 2016

Shakur Stevenson, USA Boxing's Rising Star, Eyes Gold in Rio

Shakur Stevenson, USA Boxing's Rising Star, Eyes Gold in Rio

Most Olympians are motivated by the pursuit of a common goal: reaching the pinnacle of their sport, standing on the podium and having an Olympic gold medal placed around their neck.

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