Jack tops Dirrell for WBC super middleweight win

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Best thing about Badou Jack's win: triumph for Eddie Mustafa Muhammad. Great guy, happy for him.


Boxing Highlight: Badou Jack defeats Anthony Dirrell by majority decision to win the WBC super middleweight title


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Boxing Highlight: Daniel Jacobs defeats Caleb Truax by 12th-round TKO, retains his WBA middleweight title