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Gray Matter: Kell Brook with the mic drop. Will he ride off into the sunset?

20
Feb

Gray Matter: Kell Brook with the mic drop. Will he ride off into the sunset?

The AO Arena (formerly the Manchester Arena) is a 200-mile drive from my house and takes approximately three hours to...

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08
Feb

Best I Faced: Arthur Abraham

Granite-chinned Arthur Abraham won world titles at middleweight and super middleweight during a 15-year career in the 2000s through the...

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11
Jan

Dougie’s Monday mailbag (3 Kings rematches, Crawford’s P4P case, Canelo vs. the modern 168-lb. greats)

WHAT IF? 1980s AMERICAN SUPERSTAR REMATCHES Hey Dougie, I was pondering the other day great fights in history that were almost made...

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21
May

George Groves: The Greatest Hits

Popular British super middleweight George Groves was heading toward the unflattering distinction of nearly-man before winning a world title at...

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05
May

Carl Froch: The Greatest Hits

It was a championship career with everything. When Carl Froch burst on to the world scene, he was unbeaten and a...

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27
Mar

Dougie’s Friday mailbag (fight delays, quick stoppages, and hardcore fan ‘tragedies’)

BIG FIGHT DELAYS Dougie, **Perfunctory message about health and well-being** On to the questions: 1. Does the delay of any specific postponed fights benefit...

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25
Feb

Dougie’s Monday mailbag (UK super middleweight legacies, Rios-Soto, 2-minute rounds)

BRITISH SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT LEGACIES Hi Doug, With James DeGale's loss to Chris Eubank Jr. likely spelling the end of the road for...

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14
Dec

Dougie’s Friday mailbag (Canelo-Rocky undercard, Froch, Benn, IBHOF, mythical matchups)

BEAUCOUP BOXING Another weekend of beaucoup fights man. Hot damn. Daniel Dubois in a decent matchup, excited for the David Lemieux-Tureano...

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16
Oct

Mikkel Kessler comeback delayed, plans to return in March 2018

If he can still mix it up, fans will welcome the return of Danish warrior Mikkel Kessler, but sudden and bizarre misfortune has derailed his comeback plans.

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26
Sep

The tidal wave of retirements and how it affects future IBHOF ballots

With the recent spate of retirements among elite-level boxers, is it time for a revision in the IBHOF’s induction process? Lee Groves offers some ideas.

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