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MEMOIRS OF AN MC – 2

Wales’ best MC has been on a journey this weekend. Here, in his second column for BoxingWales, Ricky Wright reveals what happened on his travels in Scotland… “A couple of

THE RISE, FALL AND RESURRECTION OF ENZO MAC

It’s no exaggeration to say that if Enzo Maccarinelli (38-6, 30KO) pulls it off in Rostock on Saturday and dethrones WBA world light-heavyweight champion Juergen Braehmer (42-2, 31KO) then he

MEMOIRS OF AN MC – 1

In his debut column for BoxingWales.com, Master of Ceremonies Ricky Wright talks about his first live TV gig… “A month or so ago I broke the news that I had

SELBY – SMALL HALL TO STARDOM

20 months ago, I was sat in the changing rooms at the Newport Centre with the first bell due to ring in three hours, Lee Selby would be defending his

THE HIGHS AND LOWS OF 2013

Welsh boxing has had more than a few reasons to celebrate 2013, with the emergence of Lee Selby on the world radar and resurgence of Enzo Maccarinelli being just two

KENNEDY CAPS OFF PERFECT FIRST YEAR

Last night at the Sport Wales National Centre in Cardiff, Craig ‘The Kid’ Kennedy (7-0, 5KO) capped off a perfect first year as a professional by stopping late replacement Iain

SPECIAL SELBY MAKES HISTORY

The achievement of Barry Town’s Lee Selby (17-1, 6KO) on Saturday night at London’s 02 Arena marked the man’s full transition from small hall hard worker to big time boxer

NEW SEASON, NEW BOXINGWALES

Two weeks ago, BoxingWales passed the first year mark and as the new season of boxing quickly approaches us, I thought it would be a perfect time to reflect and

CALZAGHE-WARD A BAD IDEA

Until 1967 the super-middleweight division didn’t exist. Since it’s formation as the middle ground between middleweight and light-heavyweight, it’s taken some time to warm up. While legends like Sugar Ray

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