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Jake Paul-Hasim Rahman Jr. MSG bout canceled over weight issues

Jake Paul’s wait for boxing legitimacy grows longer. The anticipated fight of Paul, the YouTube star-turned-boxer, against Hasim Rahman Jr., which was set to headline on Showtime PPV at the Garden on Aug. 6, was canceled over weight issues for Rahman. The card, which was set to feature female star Amanda Serrano as the co-main …

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Jake Paul fight canceled due to flap over Hasim Rahman Jr.’s weight

The scheduled Aug. 6 boxing pay-per-view card headlined by Jake Paul and Hasim Rahman Jr. has been canceled due to a weight issue with Rahman, Paul’s Most Valuable Promotions (MVP) wrote in a statement Saturday night. The event was to take place at New York’s Madison Square Garden. According to MVP’s statement, Rahman’s camp told …

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Ryan Garcia’s wish after his KO win — ‘I’m going to fight Tank Davis’

1:24 AM ET Mike CoppingerESPN Even though Ryan Garcia looked better than ever with a sixth-round KO of Javier Fortuna on Saturday in Los Angeles, it feels like we’re moving farther away from a super fight against Gervonta Davis. The impressive performance — knockdowns in Rounds 4, 5 and 6 — was Garcia’s second consecutive …

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