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Countdown: Lee Selby’s best five fights

In less than two weeks, we’ll know whether ‘Sugar’ Lee Selby (20-1, 8KO) has created history and become Wales 12th world champion on Sky Sports Box Office. One thing we

Four of the most explosive Welsh and Russian wars

Until the fall of communism in Eastern Europe at the start of the 1990’s, the vast majority of Russian boxers were confined to the vests and head guards of the

Samuels rejoins Sims for a second spell

A lot will have changed for Jerome Samuels (5-5, 1KO) when he ends a year of inactivity with his first Welsh Area light-middleweight title defence on 13 March. The Gwent

Piper to end boxing and emigrate to Australia

Sully’s Gareth Piper (3-12-2) has fought his final fight and is set to move to Australia. On Saturday, the Welshman dropped and defeated MH Legg (1-1) after accepting the bout

Doran desperate to seize Prizefighter opportunity

On Saturday, ‘Dazzlin’ Tom Doran (11-0, 3KO) will aim to use the platform of Matchroom Sport’s Prizefighter tournament to re-establish himself as one of British boxing’s most promising prospects. Doran

The highs of Welsh boxing’s 2014

2014 was off with a bang for Welsh boxing when Matchroom Sport and Sky television came to the country at the start of February. The bumper nine-bout show had something

The lows of Welsh boxing’s 2014

While there have been memorable highs for Welsh boxing in 2014, there have also been notable lows that will leave a lasting dent. In the first big fight of 2014,

Dai Davies v Robbie Turley 2 – Round of the Year

BoxingWales Annual Awards 2014 Dai Davies vs Robbie Turley, Round Seven – Round of the Year Not enough all-Welsh fights are ever made but the ones that are, often deliver,

Sean McGoldrick – Amateur Boxer of the Year

BoxingWales Annual Awards 2014 Sean McGoldrick – Amateur Boxer of the Year There were times in 2013 when Newport’s Sean McGoldrick, who trains at St Joseph’s Boxing Club while not

Gary Buckland v Gavin Rees 1 – Fight of the Year

BoxingWales Annual Awards 2014 Gary Buckland vs Gavin Rees 1 – Fight of the Year Pre-fight promises go unfulfilled too often, the hype becoming a victim of it’s own ambition.