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RingTv image Hopkins-Murat card cancelled

Hopkins-Murat card cancelled

The July 13 Showtime Championship Boxing card headlined by IBF light heavyweight beltholder Bernard Hopkins’ title defense against Karo Murat at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., has been cancelled due to the Germany based challenger’s visa denial and subsequent inability to enter the United States.

RingTv image Q&A: Bernard Hopkins

Q&A: Bernard Hopkins

Less than two years away from being 50, Bernard Hopkins has accomplished all there is to do in boxing, yet the light heavyweight titleholder – who defends his IBF belt against Karo Murat on July 13 – is still as motivated as ever and in the hunt for one more “mega fight.”

RingTv image Video: Hopkins analyzes Garcia-Matthysse

Video: Hopkins analyzes Garcia-Matthysse

Bernard Hopkins spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes after Lucas Matthysse’s third-round KO of Lamont Peterson. Of a potential showdown between Matthysse and RING 140-pound champ Danny Garcia, Hopkins said Garcia has to be “perfect; he’s gotta pitch a no-hitter.”