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What Affect Can Politics Have on British Boxing

By Jackson Park (@jackson_park92) On Thursday, the public of Great Britain voted in the General & local elections to decide which political party makes up the government and local councils….

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The Damaged Legacy of Roy Jones Jnr

By Paul Webb (@Paul_FCBoxing) When you analyse a movie that starts off full of potential, has a fantastic middle but ends terribly it’s unlikely to be considered worthy of on…

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When It Comes To Excuses After A Loss, Boxing Has Had Its Fair Share

By Kurt Ward (@BoxingAsylum) Boxing is so different to other sports yet when it comes to excuses it is exactly the same. No-one likes to lose, and sometimes an excuse…

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The Fight We’ve All Been Waiting For is Finally Here

By Allan McGoldrick (@shottsabc) The fight the fans craved is finally here. After years of anticipation and negotiation, the reality of Boxers Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao stepping into the…

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Fozzy’s Friday Feeling: Is May 30 Bound To Be Pay-Per-View?

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Amir Khan has dispelled rumour of a summer showdown with fellow welterweight Kell Brook by announcing his next fight against Chris Algieri on May 30. The…

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Is Boxing In Eastern Europe On The Rise?

By Jake Collins (@Melancholyfolly) Over the last few years – or say, a decade in the Heavyweight division – there has been a gradual rise from Eastern Europe. Slowly but…

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Fighters With Freakish Attributes

By Jackson Park (@jackson_park92) Last month, we saw the undefeated Paul Butler challenge South African puncher Zolani Tete for his IBF Super Flyweight title. Unfortunately, the Ellesmere Port talent was…

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Foz’s Friday Feeling: Apologies, Sad Cases & Million Dollar Showdowns

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Before we start this week, I’d like to apologise to those who thought my column last week was below the belt. What was said was meant…

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Is Winning Enough for Brook in his First Defence?

By Jackson Park (@jackson_park92) This Saturday, In his hometown of Sheffield, Kell Brook takes on Jo Jo Dan. This fight is the Yorkshireman’s first defence of his IBF Welterweight belt,…

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Foz’s Friday Feeling: A Blogger Isn’t A Journo

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Following on from last week’s column about the way the media is in boxing when fighters lose as opposed to the way they are when everything’s…