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GYM MATES: DARREN WILSON

In the first of our new feature, boxing trainer and strength and conditioning coach Darren Wilson gives us the low down on his gym mates.        

BORG ON THE PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

Our roving reporter Ciaran Gibbons has grabbed an exclusive interview with Wales’ Coach of the Year, Newport’s own Tony Borg. Borg opens up with; – His own career as a

SELBY AND BUCKLAND OPEN WORKOUT

Champions Lee Selby and Gary Buckland will hold a joint open training session at 7:00pm this Thursday at The Windsor pub in Barry. The pair will be joined by their

BRANDENBURG CUP: BIRD GETS BRONZE

In the first EUBC tournament after the London Olympics, Aaron Bird was the standout in a four man Welsh Youth team at the Brandenburg Cup last week as the Bonymaen

WHO WILL GO TO THE NEXT OLYMPICS?

They promised, we waited. It came, we watched. It ended… we wanted more. This summer’s London Olympics were spectacular and Welsh boxing had plenty of reason to celebrate when it

ASARE TO RETURN AS A PRO

After two years out Commonwealth Games bronze medalist Jermaine Asare will return to boxing and turn professional in November under the management of Steve ‘Sammy’ Simms. Asare won his bronze medal in

HOPE SWITCHES TRAINER TO LOCKETT

Former European middleweight champion Kerry Hope has switched stables to join the growing group of boxers under the guidance of trainer Gary Lockett. Merthyr Tydfil’s Hope had previously been with

FIGHT ACADEMY WALES FIFTH BIRTHDAY

Llantrisant gym Fight Academy Wales celebrated its fifth birthday last week and owner Darren Wilson is over the moon with the success the gym has made in its short life.

CLEV HELPS RAISE £12,000 FOR CHARITY

On Sunday WBO world light-heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly took his Welsh Wizards to the annual Indee Rose Trust football tournament and it raised £12,000 for children suffering from brain and

REGAN FUNDRAISER FOR NEW GYM

Former world champion Robbie Regan is fundraising this weekend to finance Cefn Fforest’s first ever boxing gym. This Saturday Cefn Fforest Rugby Club hosts Regan’s event with a £5 entry