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    Amigo Brothers Antonio and Felix both want to be lightweight champions in boxing,but they each have different boxing styles and body structures. In this essay, i’m going to tell you all about their similarities and differences. They are very similar as they are different. They are best friends that act like they are brothers. They both are similar because they are Puerto Rican boxers. They both enjoy collecting fighting magazines and read and look at them. They are both seventeen years old. They were well known since they were little kids.They both are also similar because they both look like they are in a gang. They both wear street clothes all the time. When they go to fight each other, they couldn’t bare to hurt each other because they are best friends. When they are in the ring, they are the best of friends, but when they start to fight, they can’t act like they are friends. Antonio and Felix both want to be lightweight champions in boxing, but they each have different boxing styles and body structures. They both are different because Antonio is known as the “challenger”, and Felix is known as the “champion”. What makes Antonio a better boxer is his lean form and long reach = better boxes. For Felix, his afro style frame = better slugger. Antonio has a fair tone of skin, and Felix has a dark tone of skin. I think Felix is stronger than Antonio because the book said that Felix is the “champion”. Also, Felix threw a punch at Antonio and it dropped him to the floor…

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    In the story “Amigo Brothers” Antonio and Felix are best friends. Like most friends, they have their similarities and their differences. Here are a few. Both of them are 17 years old, live in the same building, and are best friends with each other. One of the biggest things that Antonio and Felix have in common is their huge love for boxing. Both have a scrapbook all about it, and have all the Fight Magazines. Each has the dream of winning The Light Weight Championship of the World. To prepare…

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    "The California Kid" Urijah Faber has shocked the world by announcing he will be retiring following his UFC On FOX 22 fight against Brad "One Punch" Pickett. Urijah Faber was a guest on the MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani where he made the decision to retire. Faber said that he still has a passion for fighting but his emotions toward fighting has changed now then in the past. Faber would also go onto mention that in his previous fights he has not found that emotional rise or fall and that to him…

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    Super middleweight king Andre Ward is reportedly calling out GGG for a fight this fall, but Golovkin and his promoters wisely chose the Lemieux fight first as it they had long desired to unify all the belts in the division. Ward, meanwhile, can fight light heavyweight champ Sergey Kovalev this last quarter of the year if he wants to as the latter’s camp was also calling him out. Then early next year, after all the dust settles and both fighters win their respective bouts, the Ward-Golovkin…

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    Jack Dempsey: A True Hero

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    Talton Price Eng lll. Ms. Q One can not simply discuss the 1920s without mentioning the boxing phenom, Jack Dempsey. He alone became the prototype for all the future superstar athletes that followed. Even other big-time sport enthusiasts’ could not compare to his popularity. Jack Dempsey was significantly important to the 1920s on the grounds that he made sporting events fashionable and knocking out contenders breathtaking. Sporting events expanded and thrived throughout the 1920s due to the…

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    Inspirational Boxer Have you ever wondered how it would feel like to be in a boxing match? All the excitement people have because of two famous boxers are boxing each other to win a belt, and some money. Alvarez’s road began in 2011 Canelo Alvarez has conquered the boxing world he’s been boxing so many famous boxers that are good, he has fans where he is from Guadalajara, Mexico and all over the world, he’s been through so many tough challenges when he was only 25. His parents were…

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    “The tempt for greatness is the biggest drug in the world.” – Mike Tyson former heavy weight champion of the world. For decades boxing has been one of the most brutal and toughest sports yet it's also called the noble art and it's one of the top entertaining sports all over the world for the action it brings when two strong fighters get in the ring and give all what they've got and put everything on the line in order to win .Although it sounds cool when talking about that sport but there's an…

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    Muhammad Ali “float like a butterfly, sting like a bee” (Muhammad Ali). These are the famous words of Muhammad Ali, a famous African American boxer from 1960 to 1981. Ali was introduced to boxing when his bike was stolen. At only 12 years old he started sparring with a local police officer to get revenge on the thief. It was there that he discovered his talent and went on to become one of the greatest boxers of all time. Ali was popular for his outspoken and rebellious personality, as well as…

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    Boxing Vs Boxing Essay

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    losses. During his boxing career he has made over $700 million and if he ever loses he still gets $3 million on the spot. But before he became a legend in boxing he had some problems out of the ring. www.google.com/imag “In 2002, Mayweather was charged with two counts of domestic violence and one count of misdemeanor battery. He received a six-month suspended sentence and two days of house arrest and was ordered to perform 48 hours of community service. In 2004, Mayweather…

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    Catch 22 Struggles

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    Catch 22 The Struggle of Being a Boxing Writer and a Fan I remember growing up in North Philadelphia in a city where Boxing is a way of life. I was living with my grandparents along with my parents and 2 brothers. My Grand Father Victor Roldan who was a Boxing Addict would record every major Boxing match on VHS. I remember watching Felix “Tito” Trinidad’s early matches and the happiness it brought him to see Tito win. My Gramps would teach me Combinations like Jab, Straight Right, Left Hook,…

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