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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…

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Midlands Boxing Round Up

By James Harte (@JamesyHarte) In a fight that divided opinion down at British boxing’s ancestral home of the York Hall, Bethnal Green, current Midlands champion Jahmaine Smyle lifted the vacant super-middleweight…

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Midlands Boxing Round Up

By James Harte (@JamesyHarte) It’s been a busy week for the Midlands in terms of action as a host of fighters took to the road to register victories along with…

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Mayweather-Pacquiao: It’s All About The Money

By Paul Webb (@Paul_FCBoxing) Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao is less than eight weeks away and after the two men finally faced each other at a press conference on Wednesday…

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Foz’s Friday Feeling: Lonely Days

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) It’s true that boxing is the loneliest sport of them all. Nobody will be reading and agreeing with this more than Paul Butler, the man who…