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This week in boxing history Feb. 2, 1970: Carlos Monzon retains his middleweight title following a sixth-round KO of Antonio Aguilar.
The bout was on the undercard of the WBC and IBF super middleweight fight between Claressa Shields and Tori Nelson that was broadcast on Showtime.
His daughter Freeda boxed in her own right as a middleweight in the early '00s.
Golovkin, whom many considered the winner, retained his middleweight title.
Quick jabs This week in boxing history Jan. 2, 1957: Gene Fullmer defeats Sugar Ray Robinson by decision to win the middleweight title.
Gary may yet get the last laugh if Rio gets KO'd and embarrassed in the ring, but Rio does have a top trainer in Team GB coach and former WBC super-middleweight champion Richie Woodhall.
Ultimate Fighting Championship is making that happen, pairing Anders and Machida in a five-round middleweight main event for UFC Fight Night 125 on Feb. 3 at Manguerinho Arena in Belem, Brazil.
The middleweight showdown lived up to its hype as the two fighters traded huge punches and went after each other for 12 rounds.
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