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This week's boxing with Donald C Stewart

Full Stop

Firstly our thoughts and prayers go to the family of Anthony “Million Dollar” Crolla. Doing the right thing and trying to apprehend burglars who were trying to rob his neighbour has left him with a broken ankle and fractured skull. 809 more words


Irish Boxing Fan Conflicted About Traveller, Female, Protestant-dominated Golden Age.

“Why doesn’t that redheaded guy over there look more ecstatic?”

With freshly crowned middleweight champion Andy Lee adding another Irish world title to those already held by Carl Frampton and Katie Taylor, armchair boxing enthusiast Mark Scully of Gorey, County Wexford, has spoken about his relative happiness that such successes are being enjoyed by his compatriots at the highest level of the sport. 471 more words

Commodifying Everything.

Elite Boxing Awards 2014 by Paul Ready

In what has been a memorable year for British Boxing with new world champions and blockbuster events.

Let’s look at who & what has stood out for me this calendar year: 1,138 more words


Fights for 2015

In a sport like boxing what we really want to see are 50/50 fights, that’s when things get interesting! This weekend on Boxnation in the UK we have some cracking fights to get the mouth watering. 404 more words


#CleverlyBellew2 Review By Paul Ready

The main event was anti-climatic to say the least – but there were significant positive aspects, let’s look at these in more detail:

Scott Quigg v Hidenori Ohtake… 1,173 more words


McDonnell Secures Vegas Showdown; Quigg Overcomes Otake

WBA bantamweight champion Jamie McDonnell secured his Las Vegas showdown with WBO champion Tomoki Kameda, but he was made to work hard for it by late replacement Javier Chacon, whilst Scott Quigg also retained his world title, picking up a unanimous decision over the unbelievably tough Hidenori Otake. 559 more words