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Fury and new trainer an 'excellent match' ahead of Wilder rematch
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Fury and new trainer an 'excellent match' ahead of Wilder rematch

Dec 23rd 2019, 3:35 PM 9,468 Views 0 Comments

Andy Lee feels a change in trainer will lead to a different mindset for Tyson Fury when he faces Deontay Wilder again in 2020.

Freddie Roach says preparing Pacquiao for Mayweather bout saves him from suicide
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Freddie Roach says preparing Pacquiao for Mayweather bout saves him from suicide

Apr 20th 2015, 12:27 PM 6,059 Views 3 Comments

The trainer thinks his Parkinsons medication causes suicidal thoughts.

Ali's legendary trainer Angelo Dundee dies at 90
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Ali's legendary trainer Angelo Dundee dies at 90

Feb 2nd 2012, 9:23 AM 640 Views 1 Comment

‘Dundee died in his apartment in Tampa, Florida, Wednesday night at the age of 90, and with him a part of boxing died, too.’

Seconds out… here’s the best and worst from boxing this year
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Seconds out… here’s the best and worst from boxing this year

Dec 30th 2011, 3:28 PM 477 Views 0 Comments

Boxing was not at it’s best in 2011, according to Gavin Grace, but there is still plenty to mull over as we look back on the year that was inside the ring.

Roach may be confident but Khan needs to be vigilant
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Roach may be confident but Khan needs to be vigilant

Dec 10th 2011, 12:14 PM 256 Views 0 Comments

Amir Khan steps into the ring against Lamont Peterson knowing that overconfidence could be his undoing…

Is a comeback on the cards for David Haye?
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Is a comeback on the cards for David Haye?

Nov 26th 2011, 3:53 PM 805 Views 0 Comments

Plus: an update on Cotta vs. Margarito and all the news from the Olympic Test event in London.

Pac-Man and Marquez get ready to rumble...
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Pac-Man and Marquez get ready to rumble...

Nov 12th 2011, 9:10 AM 313 Views 0 Comments

A short seven years have passed since their first meeting, which like tonight was held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. This one’s a must-see.

Michael Katsidis and the last temptation of Ricky Hatton
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Michael Katsidis and the last temptation of Ricky Hatton

Nov 5th 2011, 5:25 PM 538 Views 1 Comment

Also this week: a look at James Toney’s career-ending loss to Denis Lebedev in Moscow and a look back at George Foreman’s historic 1994 title fight with Michael Moorer.

Pacquiao v. Mayweather: ifs, buts and maybes
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Pacquiao v. Mayweather: ifs, buts and maybes

Oct 29th 2011, 3:03 PM 1,270 Views 2 Comments

Gavin Grace takes a look at the fight that the sporting world is begging for. Also this week: Lennox Lewis’s breakthrough and a big night for Dean Byrne.

Baku both good and bad for Ireland
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Baku both good and bad for Ireland

Oct 8th 2011, 9:17 AM 331 Views 0 Comments

After a mixed week at the World Championships, Gavin Grace takes a look at what comes next for Ireland’s Olympic hopefuls.

Lee tantalisingly close to his shot at the big one
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Lee tantalisingly close to his shot at the big one

Oct 1st 2011, 1:10 PM 299 Views 0 Comments

Limerick man has been linked with a chance at the world title for some time, but that hasn’t come off, in part because of a lack of coherent management and promotion.

Did the BBC land another blow on amateur boxing's credibility?
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Did the BBC land another blow on amateur boxing's credibility?

Sep 24th 2011, 1:16 PM 293 Views 0 Comments

Extremely difficult as it would be to fix an Olympic boxing match in practice, any perception of corruption would damage the sport’s reputation, perhaps beyond repair.

Dudey ready to bounce back against Prescott
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Dudey ready to bounce back against Prescott

Sep 10th 2011, 12:26 PM 418 Views 0 Comments

Tonight’s going to be a busy night of boxing at home and abroad. Gavin Grace takes us through it.

Busy boxers seek to increase Ireland's medal haul
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Busy boxers seek to increase Ireland's medal haul

Aug 27th 2011, 1:12 PM 386 Views 0 Comments

As Irish boxing prepares for a big month, Gavin Grace rounds-up all the latest news.

Chisora-Fury a worthy appetiser on a thrilling fight night
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Chisora-Fury a worthy appetiser on a thrilling fight night

Jul 23rd 2011, 2:24 PM 349 Views 0 Comments

Don’t ignore this evening’s British Heavyweight Title fight – it has all the ingredients of a classic, writes Gavin Grace.

Different ball game for Woodhouse
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Different ball game for Woodhouse

Jul 16th 2011, 1:18 PM 824 Views 0 Comments

A decade ago Birmingham City paid Sheffield United £1 million for the then 20-year old Curtis Woodhouse. Tonight, in Liverpool, he faces the biggest test of his career – in the ring.

The good and bad of Ireland's Turkish delight
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The good and bad of Ireland's Turkish delight

Jun 25th 2011, 11:34 AM 504 Views 1 Comment

Two gold medals gets a promising weekend for Irish boxing underway.

Revealed: Floyd Mayweather's kind gesture for former opponent
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Revealed: Floyd Mayweather's kind gesture for former opponent

Jun 18th 2011, 11:10 AM 830 Views 0 Comments

Though the two were never friends, Floyd took it upon himself to cover the costs of former opponent Genaro Hernandez’s funeral.

'Quiet Man' Murray up against the Rock and a hard place
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'Quiet Man' Murray up against the Rock and a hard place

Jun 4th 2011, 12:56 PM 325 Views 0 Comments

Cavan’s boxing hope takes on hometown favourite Gavin Rees in Cardiff tonight.

All quiet on the boxing front this weekend
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All quiet on the boxing front this weekend

May 28th 2011, 1:58 PM 154 Views 0 Comments

The days of boxing chiefs scheduling high-profile bouts on busy sports weekends are long gone.

Familiarity breeds contempt for DeGale and Groves
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Familiarity breeds contempt for DeGale and Groves

May 21st 2011, 11:12 AM 106 Views 0 Comments

It’s friends reunited in tonight’s intriguing showdown of former gym mates.

Pac-Man's Sugar snorefest shows what's wrong with boxing still
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Pac-Man's Sugar snorefest shows what's wrong with boxing still

May 14th 2011, 12:57 PM 302 Views 0 Comments

It’s been another busy week between the ropes. Gavin Grace reflects on Manny’s latest victory, the goings-on in Hamburg and Amir Khan’s next move.

Pacman power far from sweet for Sugar Shane
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Pacman power far from sweet for Sugar Shane

May 7th 2011, 11:50 AM 315 Views 0 Comments

It might be a bridge too far for ageing Mosely but the Las Vegas bout with Manny Pacquaio tonight is a must-watch.

Barker gunning for Macklin
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Barker gunning for Macklin

Apr 30th 2011, 10:37 AM 147 Views 0 Comments

Gavin Grace straps his hands and delivers an impressive combination of boxing news and analysis.

No rematch on the cards for Dudey
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No rematch on the cards for Dudey

Apr 23rd 2011, 1:17 PM 261 Views 0 Comments

“McCloskey’s promoters may class the rematch as ‘the fight that everyone wants to see’ but the truth is that the Dungiven man has lost his chance, even if that was not his own fault.”

Khan do? Irish hope Paul McCloskey aiming for famous win in Manchester? From The42
Live Apr 16th 2011, 9:27 AM

Khan do? Irish hope Paul McCloskey aiming for famous win in Manchester?

Expect fireworks as brave duo meet in Vegas From The42
Live Apr 9th 2011, 12:03 PM

Expect fireworks as brave duo meet in Vegas

Macklin goes his own way
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Macklin goes his own way

Apr 2nd 2011, 9:50 AM 245 Views 0 Comments

Gavin Grace has boxing against the ropes and is going to deliver some heavy body blows until he gets all the news.

A week to forget for Irish boxing
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A week to forget for Irish boxing

Mar 26th 2011, 11:00 AM 481 Views 0 Comments

Gavin Grace counts back on a knock-out seven days for Irish boxers.