Photos of the Day: Ray Oliveira Jr., 7-15-16

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New Bedford pugilist Ray Oliveira Jr. makes his way to the ring at Twin Rivers Casino Friday evening for a junior middlewwight bout. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

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New Bedford pugilist Ray Oliveira Jr. strikes an iconic pose of the New Bedford Whaler toward his opponent Andy Gonzalez prior to their bout at Twin Rivers Casino Friday evening. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

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New Bedford pugilist Ray Oliveira Jr., right, battles Andy Gonzalez of Worcester, left, during their junior middleweight bout at Twin Rivers Casino Friday evening. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

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New Bedford pugilist Ray Oliveira Jr., left, defends a blow from opponent Andy Gonzalez during their junior middleweight bout at Twin Rivers Casino Friday evening. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

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New Bedford pugilist Ray Oliveira Jr. has his hand raised in victory after scoring a split decision win against Andy Gonzalez of Worcester in a junior middleweight bout at Twin Rivers Casino Friday evening. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

Photos of the Day: New Bedford Jazz Festival, 6-11-16

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The Greg Abate Quartet jazzes up the scene during the fifth annual New Bedford Jazz Festival at the waterfront at Pier 3 in New Bedford Saturday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

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One-year old Georgia Gollub dances to the sounds of the Global Charter Learning Jazz Initiative’s rendition of Miles Davis’ classic “So What” during the fifth annual New Bedford Jazz Festival Saturday afternoon at Pier 3 of the working waterfront. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

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A girl takes a cellphone shot of the Global Charter Learning Jazz Initiative during a downpour at the fifth annual New Bedford Jazz Festival Saturday afternoon held at the working waterfront. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG