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King wants to boost troop morale with match

Don King wants to hold a boxing match featuring his newest star, welterweight champion Ricardo Mayorga, for U.S. troops in Mosul, Iraq.

The troops, with the 101st Airborne Division, recently held a boxing tournament for fun. They received a package of donated boxing gloves and promotional items from King.

"It sort of gave me the opportunity to put your patriotism where your mouth is," King said recently. "We want somebody to come over there live and in living color to boost these troops' morale."

He said a fight could be held as early as January.