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Darren Barker’s Boxing Masterclass (Part II): The Cross

Retired former world champion, Darren Barker lauded for his textbook technique, takes us through the basic shots and here demonstrates the ‘back hand’


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End of the Mack?

It was supposed to be a victorious homecoming for Birmingham-born Irishman Matthew Macklin in Dublin on Saturday night; the three-time former middleweight title challenger topping the bill at the 3Arena hopeful that an impressive win over Jorge Sebastian Heiland would land world title shot number four. 419 more words

Fight Reports

Gennady Golovkin Defeats Daniel Geale To Retain His World Middlewight Championship

Gennady Golovkin has knocked out Daniel Geale in the 3rd round of their fight in New York. Golovkin blitzed Geale and improves his record to 30 wins 0 losses with 27 knockouts.

End of Season review by Paul Ready

As many fighters and those involved in the boxing industry enjoy a well earned rest with their nearest and dearest, I wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on what has been an eventful 2014 thus far: 876 more words


Middleweight: 2014, Jan 20-26

No action in the ring this past week, but #4 Darren Barker retired on Wednesday due to ongoing hip problems, and is therefore removed.  Everyone ranked #5 and below last week moves up one.   1,222 more words

Middleweight: 2014, Jan 13-19

No action to report from last week.
Dan’s Top 20 (Weeks in Current Position-Weeks in Top 10 if applicable-Weeks in Top 20)
Champ: Sergio Martinez… 871 more words