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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 23 / 16

ESPN.com's Dan Rafael writes it is " hard to be a boxing fan right now. " Rafael: "Too many fights we all want to see do not get made." Even when they sometimes get put together, it is "often torturous getting there," as it was with the Floyd Mayweather - Manny Pacquiao  fight. Additionally, e...

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