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HBO Boxing Year in Review

HBO Boxing Year in Review

MAX KELLERMAN:This ring walk represents a walk towardwhat might be the culmination of a life’s work.JIM LAMPLEY:Boxing… is the most human of sports.It’s the sport in which you can earn the heartsof all the fans in the arena, even when you lose.(BELL RINGS) KELLERMAN:Oh, my God! What a knockout shotfrom David Lemieux.Unbelievable phone booth warfare.LAMPLEY: Extraordinary stuff.Looks like it’s gonna…

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One-on-One: Sergey Kovalev (HBO Boxing News)

One-on-One: Sergey Kovalev (HBO Boxing News)

Kieran Mulvaney forHBO Boxing.I’m here with light heavyweight champ, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev. And Sergey, last time we saw you in November,before you fought Shabranskyy,it had been almost two years since you had a knockout win.Were you a little nervous going into the ring thinking…“I don’t just need to beat him, I have to crush him,I have to knock him out?”SERGEY…

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My Fight: Kovalev/Ward – Full Show

My Fight: Kovalev/Ward – Full Show

[dramatic music]♪ ♪male announcer: The following is a presentationof HBO Sports.♪ ♪[inspiring music]– I was born to fight.♪ ♪– My life has always been a fight.♪ ♪I think the hardest part of my fight in lifeis just learning how to deal with setbacks and learning how to deal with obstacles and learning how to deal with challengesand learning how to…

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Sergey Kovalev vs. Igor Mikhalkin Weigh-In Recap (HBO Boxing News)

Sergey Kovalev vs. Igor Mikhalkin Weigh-In Recap (HBO Boxing News)

♪ (INTENSE MUSIC PLAYS) ♪ ANNOUNCER:First onto the scale, he’s the challengeroriginally from Cuba, but now living and trainingand fighting out of Miami, Florida…Sullivan Barrera!One-seventy-three-point-six for the challenger,Sullivan Barrera.The champion comes to us from St. Petersburg, Russia.Dmitry Bivol!One-seventy-four-point-four.Here they are, ladies and gentlemen,challenger and championfor the WBA light heavyweight world championship.From Irkutsk, Russia, Igor Mikhalkin!One-seventy-two-point-six for the challenger.Next out onto…

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Sergey Kovalev vs. Igor Mikhalkin Press Conference Recap (HBO Boxing News)

Sergey Kovalev vs. Igor Mikhalkin Press Conference Recap (HBO Boxing News)

♪ (INTENSE MUSIC PLAYING) ♪ Saturday, from the theater at Madison Square Garden,HBO World Championship Boxing brings you a light heavyweight double header.Sergey Kovalev taking on Igor Mikhalkin,and Dmitry Bivol facing Sullivan Barrera.Wednesday was the final pre-fight press conference.That is– that is the dream for me, you know… Fighting for– for title fight. So… I hope that… Saturday night we…

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