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Anti-violence program would use boxing and mentoring to reach … – WRTV Indianapolis

WRTV Indianapolis Anti-violence program would use boxing and mentoring to reach …WRTV IndianapolisINDIANAPOLIS — A local barber and a former heavyweight boxing champion want to start a program for Indianapolis teens to help curb the crime problem in the city. Jomo Cole is a barber and he also operates Circle City Gaming Center. He and Lamon …and more » More: continued …

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Roy Jones Jr, and when to retire

Boxing is accustomed to watching its greatest fighters retire in unique and often unusual circumstances, writes James Dielhenn, but nobody’s career will end quite like Roy Jones Jr’s. More: continued here

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Footy legend John Raper, 76, is moved into a nursing home… – Daily Mail

Daily Mail Footy legend John Raper, 76, is moved into a nursing home…Daily Mail'It's hard to believe he's actually gone': Wife's heartbreak as boxing trainer dies ONE DAY after their wedding following cancer fight as fighters hail him as their inspiration. Peter Stokes passed away Monday morning following a long battle with … More: continued here

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Getting to know new Matchroom Boxing signing Qais Ashfaq – SkySports

SkySports Getting to know new Matchroom Boxing signing Qais AshfaqSkySportsAfter becoming the latest Team GB boxer to join the Matchroom Boxing stable, we asked Qais Ashfaq to reveal more about life inside and outside the ring. The 24-year-old super-bantamweight makes his professional debut on February 25, live on Sky Sports … More: continued here

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Anti-violence program uses boxing and mentoring to reach Indy youth – WRTV Indianapolis

WRTV Indianapolis Anti-violence program uses boxing and mentoring to reach Indy youthWRTV IndianapolisINDIANAPOLIS — A local barber and a former heavyweight boxing champion are combining their efforts to work with Indianapolis youth and in an effort to help curb the crime problem in the city. Jomo Cole is a barber and also operates Circle City Gaming …and more » More: continued …

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‘It’s hard to believe he’s actually gone’: Wife’s heartbreak as boxing trainer dies ONE DAY after their wedding … – Daily Mail

Daily Mail 'It's hard to believe he's actually gone': Wife's heartbreak as boxing trainer dies ONE DAY after their wedding …Daily MailThe Denning Boxing and Fitness Gym owner and head coach left a lasting legacy, known for his 'crude humour' and selfless approach to helping others. His 'best friend and love', Jodie Cross, who also worked at the gym, dedicated …

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Dover’s Wilson goes for NE boxing title – Foster’s Daily Democrat

Foster’s Daily Democrat Dover's Wilson goes for NE boxing titleFoster’s Daily DemocratDOVER — Kyle Wilson has come a long way in the boxing world since his first bout last April. That loss was a good lesson for the Dover native and Jass Boxing fighter who will hit the ring Thursday night at the New England Golden Glove Tournament of … …

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Anti-violence program would use boxing and mentoring to reach Indy youth – WRTV Indianapolis

WRTV Indianapolis Anti-violence program would use boxing and mentoring to reach Indy youthWRTV IndianapolisINDIANAPOLIS — A local barber and a former heavyweight boxing champion are combining their efforts to work with Indianapolis youth and in an effort to help curb the crime problem in the city. Jomo Cole is a barber and he also operates Circle City …and more » More: …

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Coach breaking down barriers has golden ambitions for female boxers – ABC Local

ABC Local Coach breaking down barriers has golden ambitions for female boxersABC LocalAustralia's first female international boxing coach hopes more medal opportunities for women could give the country a fighting chance in the upcoming Commonwealth and Olympic Games. "We're no longer looked down at in competition. If you draw an Aussie … More: continued here

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ROUND13 Boxing hosts big event Saturday in Palm Bay – Florida Today

ROUND13 Boxing hosts big event Saturday in Palm BayFlorida TodayFans of boxing, listen up. ROUND13 Boxing Club of Palm Bay will host a live boxing event at the Tony Rosa Community Center on Port Malabar Boulevard on Saturday, featuring 23 bouts. Five boxers from the club will be competing in the amateur competition … More: continued here

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Lennox Lewis joins WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman’s campaign to keep boxing at the Olympics – WBN – World Boxing News

WBN – World Boxing News Lennox Lewis joins WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman's campaign to keep boxing at the OlympicsWBN – World Boxing NewsThe president of the WBC, Mauricio Sulaimán, raised his voice stating that the internal problems between the International Olympic Committee and AIBA are putting boxing at risk. Article continues below. After attending a boxing congress in Sochi …Boxing's …

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Conor Benn: In my head I lost against Cedrick Peynaud – SkySports

SkySports Conor Benn: In my head I lost against Cedrick PeynaudSkySportsBenn, who has just extended his promotional deal with Matchroom Boxing, refuses to make any excuses, now content with the realisation that his fledgling career will be far from plain sailing. NETWORK ERROR. Cannot Contact Server. RELOAD YOUR SCREEN OR … More: continued here

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Getting to know Qais Ashfaq

After becoming the latest Team GB boxer to join the Matchroom Boxing stable, we asked Qais Ashfaq to reveal more about life inside and outside the ring. More: continued here

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In my corner: Grantlee Kieza’s weekly boxing blog – NEWS.com.au (blog)

NEWS.com.au (blog) In my corner: Grantlee Kieza's weekly boxing blogNEWS.com.au (blog)Rushton believes he has the talent and the tenacity to join Horn as the second world champ from the Stretton Boxing Club, a gym based inside Rushton's suburban mansion. Hogan dominated world No. 7 Yuki Nonaka of Japan last October at the Convention …and more » More: continued here

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