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The ladies boxers of Gleason’s Gym- a photo essay

Tim Knox visited New Yorks famed Gleasons Gym to photograph some of the six female world-wide champions who train there and find out about what motivates them and some of their fellow girl regulars at the establishment In 1982, Bruce Silverglade, in his 30 s at the time, is entered into collaborations with Ira Becker, the second largest owned of …

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Bait of cash and popularity leaves sport is still in concussion’s moral maze | Sean Ingle

Muhammad Ali and Kevin Doyle came to different decisions about their careers but will technical advancements make decisions any simpler in the future? There’s a story Larry Holmes tells about the night he fought Muhammad Ali for “the worlds” deed, 37 years ago today, that affords an revelation into the epic self-delusion of the greatest heavyweight champ of all. From …

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Golovkin and Alvarez start the hard sell for middleweight title defence in Vegas

Canelo lvarez and Gennady Golovkin have acquired their first planned public illusion in support of a long-anticipated Las Vegas meeting for the world middleweight designation on 16 September In the somewhat incongruous surrounds of the ballroom of a central London hotel on a swelling summers afternoon Canelo lvarez and Gennady Golovkin stimulated their first planned public illusion in support of …

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Liam Smith gazes to upturn Canelo Alvarez’s good lay strategies

Steve Brenner: Canelo lvarez infuriated fans by extending on a Gennady Golovkin showdown to fight the less heralded Liam Smith. Can the Liverpudlian stimulate him compensate? Everything adds up for Saul Canelo lvarez. Fast horses, even faster automobiles, the adulation of a boxing-mad nation and the owner of rapier-like fists which have propelled the Mexican to the very top of …

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Life imitates Rocky as little-known Jeff Horn educates Manny Pacquiao a assignment

Horn, a former Brisbane school teacher, was almost ruled out after a pummelling from Pacquiao in the ninth, but campaigned back for a far-famed victory The eighth instalment of the Rocky series was unexpectedly released on Sunday afternoon in Brisbane when former school teacher Jeff Horn defeated boxing mythology Manny Pacquiao in a unanimous decided not to triumph the WBO …

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Sports quiz of the week: Wayne Rooney, Mayweather v McGregor and nicknames

Where are Hull and Wigan? When did Rooney debut? And who flouted big stranges? Conor McGregor will acquire his professional boxing entry on Saturday night. Which film was top of the UK plots when Floyd Mayweather represented his pro entry? Dumb and Dumber, April 1995 The Nutty Professor, October 1996 Mayweather revolved pro after the Atlanta Olympics, where he won …

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Anthony Joshua tells Deontay Wilder any fight is likely to be’ on my terms’

The world heavyweight entitlements holder says promoter Eddie Hearn will be making an offer to the WBC champion Anthony Joshua has informed Deontay Wilder they will fight on” my terms” after revealing Eddie Hearn will make an offer to the WBC heavyweight champion. The 28 -year-old Joshua, who demolished Carlos Takam by TKO to retain his nature heavyweight deeds last …

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The Death of the Champ: Muhammad Ali, 1942 – 2016

Good bye, Champ. But how to say that, truly? After so much better press coverage, after volumes and movies and a comic book where he fought–and overcome !– Superman? It brings to psyche the line that Ive listened used to describe the modern airliner and the space shuttle. They’re plainly too complicated for any single intellect to amply see. As …

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Tyson Fury prepares batches on Anthony Joshua after being cleared to contend again

Tyson Fury targets Anthony Joshua on being cleared to crusade again after two-year dose injunction is backdated by Ukad Tyson Fury has placed his views on a deed fight with Anthony Joshua after being cleared to box again following a enter into negotiations with UK Anti-Doping. Fury, along with his cousin and fellow heavyweight Hughie, have accepted a backdated two-year …

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The girls boxers of Gleason’s Gym- a photograph essay

Tim Knox saw New Yorks far-famed Gleasons Gym to photograph some of the six female world-wide champs who train there and find out about what motivates them and some of their fellow girl regulars at the establishment In 1982, Bruce Silverglade, in his 30 s at the time, went into partnership with Ira Becker, the second largest owned of Gleason’s …

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