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Garcia's next fight will be a non-title bout

Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 2:00 AM
Danny Garcia will fight on August 9, but the world champion from Juniata Park will not be defending his pair of light welterweight titles. Golden Boy Promotion’s Robert Diaz confirmed in an email on Wednesday morning that Garcia’s match against Rod Salka at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn... Read more

Bernard Hopkins makes weight in advance of Saturday's title fight

Friday, March 8, 2013, 1:26 PM
Bernard Hopkins weighed in on Friday afternoon at 174.4 pounds in advance of his Saturday night 12-round title fight against IBF light heavyweight champion Tavoris Cloud. The 31-year-old Cloud (24-0, 19 KOs) weighed in at 173.8 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, where the fight will be held and televised... Read more

La Salle coach Giannini puts Butler upset in perspective

Thursday, January 24, 2013, 1:36 PM
While students and players celebrated around him on the floor at Tom Gola Arena, John Giannini remained an island of calm and perspective following La Salle’s 54-53 upset of No. 9 Butler. The La Salle coach expects his team to play well. He feels that if the Explorers play well, then it’s... Read more

Another big performance by Penn punter Lopano

Sunday, November 11, 2012, 1:35 AM
One of the unsung heroes in Penn’s 30-21 win over Harvard that clinched at least a share of the Ivy League football title was senior punter Scott Lopano. The only player in school history to amass more than 7,000 career punt yards, Lopano quietly set another school record with eight punts, giving... Read more

Boxing notebook: Rosado pulls out of Dec. 8 card

Friday, October 26, 2012, 3:22 PM
North Philadelphia's Gabriel Rosado has removed himself from the December 8 boxing card at Temple University. Rosado (21-5, 13 KOs) was scheduled to fight Elvin Ayala as part of of NBC's Fight Night at McGonigle Hall. But, the 26-year-old said he's being patient and is waiting for his mandatory title... Read more

La Salle's Tom Coyle clinches District 12 title

Thursday, October 25, 2012, 11:07 PM
La Salle's Tom Coyle navigated the 3.1-mile course in 15:59 to capture the District 12 Class AAA title on Thursday afternoon at Belmont Plateau. Kevin James of Cardinal O'Hara finished 5 seconds behind for second place as the Lions finished six runners in the top 10 to capture the team title. Read more

Live updates: Danny Garcia vs. Erik Morales

Saturday, October 20, 2012, 8:59 PM
Follow along as the Inquirer's Matt Breen provides live updates as Philly's Danny Garcia defends his unified light-welterweight championship against Erik Morales Saturday. On a mobile device? Click HERE to follow the action. Read more

Worthem commits to Robert Morris

Thursday, October 18, 2012, 11:58 AM
Math, Civics and Science High School senior Jeremiah ‘Lump’ Worthem gave an oral commitment to play basketball at Robert Morris Thursday morning. “I love the coaching staff and I love the way that they play,” said the 6-foot-6 swingman. “I just feel very comfortable with... Read more

Video: 2012 U.S. Open Championship finalists

Thursday, October 11, 2012, 10:50 PM
The Inquirer's Marc Narducci caught up with the finalists of the U.S. Open Squash Championships at Drexel Thursday. For an interview with woman's finalist Nicol David, click HERE. Read more

Video: 2012 U.S. Open Squash Championship finalist Nicol David

Thursday, October 11, 2012, 10:06 PM
Video: The Inquirer's Marc Narducci caught up with women's finalist Nicol David after her hard-fought win at the U.S. Open Squash Championships at Drexel Thursday. For more interviews with the other finalists, click HERE. Read more
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