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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

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

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

ANDREW SELBY IN EARLY OLYMPIC EXIT

AIBA ranked #1 flyweight Andrew Selby missed out on a dream Olympic medal, departing the London games early at the quarter final stages in a tough 16-11 loss to Cuba’s

LEE SELBY TO FACE FORMER CHAMP MARTIN LINDSAY

Martin Lindsay will challenge Lee Selby for the British and Commonwealth featherweight titles at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast on September 22nd live on Sky Sports. The Belfast man welcomes

REES WORLD TITLE BID ON THE ROCKS

Rees’ (37-1-1, 18KO) promoter Eddie Hearn has been in talks with Abril (17-3-1, 8KO) since the Welshman defeated Liverpool’s Derry Mathews in Sheffield in July in a career best performance

FRED EVANS SECURES HISTORIC OLYMPIC SILVER MEDAL

St Mellon’s Fred Evans’ took silver at London’s Olympics after losing to the imposing Kazakh Serik Sapiyev 17-9, ending the extra-ordinary run.

Fans at the ExCeL Arena took a shine to the Welsh welterweight throughout the tournament but his exciting flare had faded after a gruelling route to the final. Sapiyev, a double world champion at light-welterweight, overwhelmed Evans who couldn’t get to grips with the Kazakh’s blistering in and out attacks.

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