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RingTv image Edner Cherry refuses to go away

Edner Cherry refuses to go away

Former 140-pound title challenger Edner Cherry continues his comeback, now in the junior lightweight division, when he takes on fellow puncher Osumanu Akaba on an NBC Sports Net “Fight Night” from the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia on Saturday.

RingTv image Steve Cunningham scores up-from-canvas decision over Amir Mansour

Steve Cunningham scores up-from-canvas decision over Amir Mansour

Former cruiserweight titleholder Steve Cunningham got up from two fifth-round knockdowns to outpoint heavyweight puncher Amir Mansour on Friday in Philadelphia. Middleweight contender Curtis Stevens rallied to stop relentless Tureano Johnson in the final round of the “Fight Night” co-feature.