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RingTv image Ricky Burns talks Terence Crawford, sparring and camp changes

Ricky Burns talks Terence Crawford, sparring and camp changes

Ricky Burns will make the fifth defense of his WBO lightweight title against unbeaten American star Terence Crawford at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Center in Glasgow, Scotland, on March 1 and fans are bracing themselves for what could be a thunderous collision at 135 pounds.

RingTv image Boxing’s banner 2013 sets up a bright 2014

Boxing’s banner 2013 sets up a bright 2014

RingTV.com’s resident boxing historian Lee Groves says that 2013 was the sport’s greatest year this century and perhaps the best in the last several decades. Groves believes 2014 can be equally great and he’s happy to list the reasons why.

RingTv image Japan rings in New Year with Uchiyama, Ioka defenses

Japan rings in New Year with Uchiyama, Ioka defenses

While much of the world will spend their New Year’s Eve watching the ball drop in Times Square or catching a local fireworks display, Japan continues a yearly tradition of having its best fighters defend their world titles in dueling events on opposite ends of the country.

RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: Junior Jones

Best I’ve Faced: Junior Jones

“Poison” Junior Jones was an immensely talented boxer-puncher from Brooklyn who won world titles at bantamweight and junior featherweight while carving out a reputation as one of the most exciting fighters of the nineties. He spoke to RingTV.com about the best opponents he ever shared the ring with.

RingTv image Boxing is dead? Again?

Boxing is dead? Again?

For all its unpredictability, there’s one thing about boxing you can always count on: the talk of its demise. The latest death notice was delivered by the hosts of an ESPN debate show on Thursday.

RingTv image Video: MAY DAY PPV post-fight wrap up

Video: MAY DAY PPV post-fight wrap up

RingTV.com editor Doug Fischer gave his thoughts on the “MAY DAY” PPV event from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Fischer was impressed with Floyd Mayweather and Abner Mares, both of whom exhibited elite form while defeating Robert Guerrero and Daniel Ponce de Leon.