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Ritson destroys Barrett

Lewis Ritson produced an emphatic seventh-round stoppage victory against Robbie Barrett to claim the British lightweight title in Manchester. More: continued here

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Johnny Nelson reveals vicious racism he received as a boxer… including the night he feared for his life – The Sun

The Sun Johnny Nelson reveals vicious racism he received as a boxer… including the night he feared for his lifeThe SunJOHNNY NELSON has revealed the racist abuse he suffered as a boxer— including the time when he feared he was a “dead man”. The Sky Sports presenter was WBO cruiserweight champion between 1999 and 2005. Johnny Nelson reveals he feared …

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This township boxing academy trains champions – News24

News24 This township boxing academy trains championsNews24East London – Mzamo Njekanye opened a boxing academy in Duncan Village in 2003 to offer young people in his community the chance he never had. The Duncan Village Boxing Academy is run from one room in an old building that used to be a school. More: continued here

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The voice of boxing to call out F1 title rivals – Reuters

Reuters The voice of boxing to call out F1 title rivalsReutersLONDON (Reuters) – Formula One's American bosses have hired boxing announcer Michael Buffer to bring some big fight buzz to the title tussle between Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel at this month's U.S. Grand Prix. Buffer's rolling vowels and …and more » More: continued here

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Eggington edged out by Mimoune

Sam Eggington failed to defend his European welterweight title after he was defeated by Mohamed Mimoune in Manchester on Saturday. More: continued here

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Motor racing-The voice of boxing to call out F1 title rivals – Eurosport.com

Eurosport.com Motor racing-The voice of boxing to call out F1 title rivalsEurosport.comLONDON, Oct 7 (Reuters) – Formula One's American bosses have hired boxing announcer Michael Buffer to bring some big fight buzz to the title tussle between Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel at this month's U.S. Grand Prix. Buffer's rolling vowels and …and more » More: continued here

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Vitali Klitschko vows to return to ring and avenge brother’s defeat to Anthony Joshua – ‘It was a lucky day’ – Mirror.co.uk

BoxingScene.com Vitali Klitschko vows to return to ring and avenge brother's defeat to Anthony Joshua – 'It was a lucky day'Mirror.co.ukBut now Vitali wants to avenge his brother's defeat and believes he would get the better of the unbeaten Joshua. The 46-year-old hasn't fought since 2012 and has since turned his focus to politics. But he told FightHubTV: "I miss …

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