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Adrien Broner and his crew celebrate a victory over Emmanuel Taylor Saturday. Photo: Golden Boy Promotions

Boxing recap: Broner defeats a tough Taylor; Matthysse, Berto win with ease Saturday

SAN DIEGO, September 6, 2014 – It takes a strong opponent to make a great fight, and Emmanuel Taylor made his bout against hometown favorite Adrien Broner an entertaining contest. It was an even fight on the scorecards for the first six rounds. Taylor’s stronger than expected performance wasn’t enough to hold off Broner, who

Carl Frampton (right) took the IBF super bantamweight title handily from Kiko Martinez of Spain in Belfast Saturday.

Boxing briefs: Frampton wins in Belfast, Brook recovers, Golovkin tix going fast

SAN DIEGO, September 7, 2014 – Northern Ireland celebrated its first boxing champion in many years after Carl Frampton won a unanimous decision in his rematch with Spain’s Kiko Martinez to take Martinez’s IBF super bantamweight title in Belfast. Sixteen thousand fans roared in an outdoor arena put up for the bout as Frampton pressured