professional boxing

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Noun1.professional boxing - boxing for money
sport - the occupation of athletes who compete for pay
boxing, pugilism, fisticuffs - fighting with the fists
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HARIPUR -- All Pakistan 2nd Professional Boxing Title tournament would be started from July 30, 2019 at Curt's Ground Haripur where renowned professional boxers from all over the country would participate.
The ambitious campaign is fronted by professional boxing duo Joshua and Olympic gold medallist Nicola Adams.
Southpaw Alie "Demolition Man" Laurel of General Santos City will fight Lloyd Jardeliza of Marikina City for the vacant Luzon Professional Boxing Association (LuzProBA) featherweight title on August 3 in Mandaluyong City.
The head of state and the athlete discussed development of a professional boxing in the country and childrenss sports, including organization of boxing sections in rural areas.
Klitschko, who ended his professional boxing career after losing to Anthony Joshua in April 2017 but has been rumoured to be considering a comeback, revealed the incident happened while travelling from Ibiza to Mallorca.
It was a clear indication that Kenya can, once again, host major events with good organisation, strong leadership at the Kenya Professional Boxing Commission (KPBC) and support from sponsors.
Kynoch added: "Hannah has made phenomenal strides in professional boxing in a relatively short period of time, considering her lack of an amateur background and so being effectively less than two years in the sport.
Immediately after joining professional boxing, Babui won his first fight against another Motswana professional, Tshepiso Mokgadi.
ROSS Pearson will make his professional boxing debut on Wednesday in Sydney, Australia.
Billy Stuart is a man in a hurry as he fights for the first title of his professional boxing career on Saturday.
In attendance will be WBC technical and Kenya Professional Boxing Commission (KPBC) top brass.
"We'll I'll be honest about it, professional boxing is a business - not a sport.

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