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This week’s roundup also features Steph Curry and Klay Thompson’s three-point duels and a spookily identical goal

1) Inspired by Regis Prograis, the New Orleans-based light welterweight who walks out to his fights in this get-up, here’s Ghana’s Joseph ‘King Kong’ Agbeko dressed as … you guessed it … for his bout with Yonnhy Pérez in 2009; Sharif ‘The Lion’ Bogere really does live and breathe his moniker; Australia’s Michael ‘The Great’ Katsidis as a Spartan Warrior; Héctor ‘Macho’ Camacho being, well, macho before ending Sugar Ray Leonard’s glorious career; Bernard Hopkins’s transformation over the years from ‘The Executioner’ to ‘The Alien’; and then, of course, there’s dear old ‘Rickie Fatton’ from 2008.

2) Romantic scenes in the Chilean Primera División as Antofagasta midfielder Eduard Bello got down on bended knee to propose to girlfriend Gabriela Brito … after scoring … and had some not-so sweet nothings whispered into his ear from the referee, plus a yellow card. Meanwhile, in the NBA, Dallas Mavericks’ fan Keith Houseworth whipped a ring out for girlfriend Panda Green only to have their touching moment on live television somewhat overshadowed by the bloke in the background.

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