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“Irish” Wayne Kelly to Be Remembered at 1st Annual FUNdraiser February 1

The life of highly regarded former boxing referee "Irish" Wayne Kelly will be celebrated on February 1, 2014 at the Allegria Hotel in Long Beach, NY.

Patrick Day to Start the New Year on “Friday Night Fights” Card

Following a tremendous rookie year in 2013, Patrick Day's 2014 looks bright starting with a spot on the January 31 ESPN2 "Friday Night Fights" card from Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange, New Jersey.

Paulie Malignaggi Stars in “Omerta: the Act of Silence”, Making a Push for 2014

2014 may be the year that "Omerta: The Act of Silence", starring two-time world boxing champion Paulie Malignaggi, is finally released. Boxing 101 talks to writer, director and executive producer Craig Syracusa in this year end piece.

Timothy Bradley Vs Ruslan Provodnikov: Boxing 101′s “Fight of the Year” for 2013

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Timothy Bradley vs Ruslan Provodnikov provided more than action this past March, earning it Boxing 101's "Fight of the Year".

Gennady “GGG” Golovkin – Boxing 101′s “Fighter of the Year” for 2013

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WBA middleweight champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin did what he said he would do in 2013 and did it in spectacular fashion, earning him Boxing 101's vote for 2013 "Fighter of the Year".

Abner Mares V. Jhonny Gonzalez II: Tickets on Sale Today

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Tickets for the highly anticipated rematch between Abner Mares and Jhonny Gonzalez taking place on February 15 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles go on sale today.

Jose Ribalta’s “Courage in the Ring” Now Available

Former heavyweight Jose Ribalta shares the story of his exile to the US, early struggles, rise throughout boxing and experiences against heavyweight royalty in his newly released e-book, "Courage in the Ring".

Timothy Bradley Vs Juan Manuel Marquez Weigh-In to Be Aired Today in Times Square: Act I

It is appropriate that the weigh-in for tomorrow night's pay-per-view card featuring Timothy Bradley vs Juan Manuel Marquez will be aired in Times Square this afternoon.

Timothy Bradley Vs. Juan Manuel Marquez: What Can They Do for an Encore?

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It will be difficult for the intensity of the upcoming pay-per-view fight featuring WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley and Juan Manuel Marquez on Saturday night at the Thomas & Mack Center to reach previous levels.

Boxing 101′s “Referee Watch List” – 3rd Quarter 2013

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Boxing 101 takes a look at the performance of boxing referees over the course of the third quarter.