Tag Archives: Boxing

Notebook: A fight night to remember for boxers, fans

Michael Smyth / Tahoe Onstage

A native of the City of Brotherly Love, Bryant Jennings won’t lay a finger on a cow, chicken or hog. But he has no compunction about knocking out a 259-pound heavyweight from Uzbekistan. The Philadelphian knocked down Akhror Muralimov five times before the fight was stopped 1 minute, 12 seconds into the third round. Jennings, who has been criticized for ...

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Tahoe Onstage

A major boxing event will be held for the first time in the renovated Grand Theatre at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino on Friday, Feb. 16. Headlined by the WBO World Lightweight Championship Raymundo Beltran vs. Moses Paulus, the card also includes gold and silver medalists from the 2016 Olympics, a welterweight title fight and the second bout for ...

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