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Top Rank, Inc. is a boxing promotional company founded by Jabir Herbert Muhammad and Bob Arum, which was incorporated in 1973, and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.wikipedia
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Bob Arum

Robert Arum
Top Rank, Inc. is a boxing promotional company founded by Jabir Herbert Muhammad and Bob Arum, which was incorporated in 1973, and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.
He is the founder and CEO of Top Rank, a professional boxing promotion company based in Las Vegas.

Jabir Herbert Muhammad

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Top Rank, Inc. is a boxing promotional company founded by Jabir Herbert Muhammad and Bob Arum, which was incorporated in 1973, and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Jabir Herbert Muhammad (April 16, 1929 – August 25, 2008) was an American businessman and co-founder of Top Rank, Inc. He was the longtime manager of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali.

Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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Since its founding, Top Rank has promoted many world class fighters, including Muhammad Ali, Alexis Argüello, Oscar De La Hoya, Roberto Durán, Joe Frazier, George Foreman, Marvin Hagler, Juan Manuel Marquez, Manny Pacquiao, Sugar Ray Leonard, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Erik Morales, Thomas Hearns, Paulie Ayala, Iran Barkley, Michael Carbajal, Larry Holmes, Ray Mancini, Carlos Monzón, Terry Norris, Gabriel Ruelas, Rafael Ruelas, James Toney and Vijender Singh.
In 2006, he founded his own boxing promotional firm, Mayweather Promotions, after leaving Bob Arum's Top Rank.

Golden Boy Promotions

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Top Rank was involved in a legal dispute with Golden Boy Promotions (owned by De La Hoya, whom the company formerly promoted) involving eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao which was settled to allow for future Top Rank fighters facing Golden Boy Promotions fighters starting in October 2007 with Pacquiao vs. Barrera 2, Cotto vs. Mosley in November 2007, Pacquiao vs. Marquez 2 in March 2008, Hopkins vs. Pavlik in November 2008, De La Hoya vs. Pacquiao in December 2008, Mosley vs. Margarito in January 2009, and Pacquiao vs. Ricky Hatton in May 2009.
The company also co-promoted, with Top Rank, The Dream Match: Oscar De La Hoya Vs Manny Pacquiao on December 6, 2008.

Oscar De La Hoya

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Since its founding, Top Rank has promoted many world class fighters, including Muhammad Ali, Alexis Argüello, Oscar De La Hoya, Roberto Durán, Joe Frazier, George Foreman, Marvin Hagler, Juan Manuel Marquez, Manny Pacquiao, Sugar Ray Leonard, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Erik Morales, Thomas Hearns, Paulie Ayala, Iran Barkley, Michael Carbajal, Larry Holmes, Ray Mancini, Carlos Monzón, Terry Norris, Gabriel Ruelas, Rafael Ruelas, James Toney and Vijender Singh.
Presented by Golden Boy Promotions and Top Rank, Inc., the bout was a twelve-round, non-title fight at the 147 lb welterweight limit.

Oscar De La Hoya vs. Manny Pacquiao

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Top Rank was involved in a legal dispute with Golden Boy Promotions (owned by De La Hoya, whom the company formerly promoted) involving eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao which was settled to allow for future Top Rank fighters facing Golden Boy Promotions fighters starting in October 2007 with Pacquiao vs. Barrera 2, Cotto vs. Mosley in November 2007, Pacquiao vs. Marquez 2 in March 2008, Hopkins vs. Pavlik in November 2008, De La Hoya vs. Pacquiao in December 2008, Mosley vs. Margarito in January 2009, and Pacquiao vs. Ricky Hatton in May 2009.
The card was a co-production of Bob Arum's Top Rank Boxing and De La Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions and was aired live on pay-per-view (PPV) on HBO PPV.

ESPN+

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The partnership was also said to include access to ESPN's archives for their new over-the-top service, ESPN+.
ESPN+ is marketed as an add-on subscription on top of ESPN's core linear networks, with content similar to or having been exclusively moved to the service from ESPN3 (thus having been paywalled in comparison to WatchESPN, which offered the content at no additional charge to ESPN subscribers), such as combat sports (including coverage of the Ultimate Fighting Championship and Top Rank boxing), college sports, cricket, rugby union, soccer (including out-of-market Major League Soccer matches), golf (including coverage of the PGA Championship) and tennis.

Manny Pacquiao vs. Ricky Hatton

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Top Rank was involved in a legal dispute with Golden Boy Promotions (owned by De La Hoya, whom the company formerly promoted) involving eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao which was settled to allow for future Top Rank fighters facing Golden Boy Promotions fighters starting in October 2007 with Pacquiao vs. Barrera 2, Cotto vs. Mosley in November 2007, Pacquiao vs. Marquez 2 in March 2008, Hopkins vs. Pavlik in November 2008, De La Hoya vs. Pacquiao in December 2008, Mosley vs. Margarito in January 2009, and Pacquiao vs. Ricky Hatton in May 2009.
Pacquiao's promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank Boxing said on 22 January that the fight "was off", citing Pacquiao's decision not to sign the contract.

Érik Morales

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Since its founding, Top Rank has promoted many world class fighters, including Muhammad Ali, Alexis Argüello, Oscar De La Hoya, Roberto Durán, Joe Frazier, George Foreman, Marvin Hagler, Juan Manuel Marquez, Manny Pacquiao, Sugar Ray Leonard, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Erik Morales, Thomas Hearns, Paulie Ayala, Iran Barkley, Michael Carbajal, Larry Holmes, Ray Mancini, Carlos Monzón, Terry Norris, Gabriel Ruelas, Rafael Ruelas, James Toney and Vijender Singh.
Morales was trained and managed by his father José Morales and was promoted by Bob Arum and Top Rank.

Pay-per-view

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The company was founded after Muhammad Ali vs. Floyd Patterson fight, and the company mainly handled Ali's boxing promotions and pay-per-view closed-circuit television broadcasts in the late 1960s.
Select PPV boxing buy-rates (mainly from HBO, Showtime and Top Rank) between 1960 and 2019:

Manny Pacquiao vs. Marco Antonio Barrera II

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Top Rank was involved in a legal dispute with Golden Boy Promotions (owned by De La Hoya, whom the company formerly promoted) involving eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao which was settled to allow for future Top Rank fighters facing Golden Boy Promotions fighters starting in October 2007 with Pacquiao vs. Barrera 2, Cotto vs. Mosley in November 2007, Pacquiao vs. Marquez 2 in March 2008, Hopkins vs. Pavlik in November 2008, De La Hoya vs. Pacquiao in December 2008, Mosley vs. Margarito in January 2009, and Pacquiao vs. Ricky Hatton in May 2009.
The fight was announced after Top Rank and Golden Boy Promotions settled their lawsuit over the promotional rights for Pacquiao fights on June 29, 2007.

Manny Pacquiao vs. Jeff Horn

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Top Rank had declined to give HBO the rights to Manny Pacquiao vs. Jeff Horn.
The fight marked a return of Top Rank boxing to ESPN; the promotion had previously aired fights on ESPN from 1980 to 1996.

Vijender Singh

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Since its founding, Top Rank has promoted many world class fighters, including Muhammad Ali, Alexis Argüello, Oscar De La Hoya, Roberto Durán, Joe Frazier, George Foreman, Marvin Hagler, Juan Manuel Marquez, Manny Pacquiao, Sugar Ray Leonard, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Erik Morales, Thomas Hearns, Paulie Ayala, Iran Barkley, Michael Carbajal, Larry Holmes, Ray Mancini, Carlos Monzón, Terry Norris, Gabriel Ruelas, Rafael Ruelas, James Toney and Vijender Singh.
Having not fought in 2018 and struggling to land a title fight, on 20 November 2018, Singh signed a multiyear promotional contract with American based Top Rank.

Manny Pacquiao

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Since its founding, Top Rank has promoted many world class fighters, including Muhammad Ali, Alexis Argüello, Oscar De La Hoya, Roberto Durán, Joe Frazier, George Foreman, Marvin Hagler, Juan Manuel Marquez, Manny Pacquiao, Sugar Ray Leonard, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Erik Morales, Thomas Hearns, Paulie Ayala, Iran Barkley, Michael Carbajal, Larry Holmes, Ray Mancini, Carlos Monzón, Terry Norris, Gabriel Ruelas, Rafael Ruelas, James Toney and Vijender Singh. Top Rank was involved in a legal dispute with Golden Boy Promotions (owned by De La Hoya, whom the company formerly promoted) involving eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao which was settled to allow for future Top Rank fighters facing Golden Boy Promotions fighters starting in October 2007 with Pacquiao vs. Barrera 2, Cotto vs. Mosley in November 2007, Pacquiao vs. Marquez 2 in March 2008, Hopkins vs. Pavlik in November 2008, De La Hoya vs. Pacquiao in December 2008, Mosley vs. Margarito in January 2009, and Pacquiao vs. Ricky Hatton in May 2009.
A day after the bank account freeze, the BIR also issued an order to freeze all of Pacquiao's Philippine properties, whereupon Pacquiao presented documents to the press showing the income tax for non-resident alien payment by his promoter to the BIR's US counterpart, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), as well as a letter from Bob Arum.

Mikaela Mayer

After participating in international tournaments as a member of Team USA for several years, on July 14, 2017, Top Rank announced she would be making her pro debut on the August 5 undercard of the Lomachenko-Marriaga WBO super featherweight title fight.

Jeff Horn

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With Top Rank promoter Bob Arum in attendance, his win set up a potential showdown with eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao.

Jerwin Ancajas

In December, it was announced that Ancajas had signed with Top Rank and would make his U.S. debut in February 2018, defending his title against Israel Gonzalez in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Jesse Hart

Jesse "Hard Work" Hart
Hart turned pro in June 2012, signing with promotional outfit Top Rank.

Gilberto Ramírez

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According to sources in February 2013, Ramírez was on the verge of signing with promotional company Top Rank.

Fazliddin Gaibnazarov

Gaibnazarov turned professional at the age of 25 when he signed with Top Rank on 17 March 2017 on a multi-year deal.

Mike Reed (boxer)

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Reed campaigns in the super lightweight division and is promoted by Top Rank.

Jeyvier Cintrón

Jeyvier Cintron
Cintrón signed with Top Rank on February 8, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Mike Alvarado

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Top Rank promoter Bob Arum dismissed another rematch and suggested to let the two boxers face other fighters first.

Konstantin Ponomarev (boxer)

Konstantin Ponomarev
In 2014, Ponomarev signed with Top Rank.