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AIBA World Boxing Championships: Mangiacapre and Selby dance to victory

Almaty, Kazakhstan, October 22, 2013 – The two star boxers covered the entire repertoire between them as the slipped, bobbed, and generally boogied their way through to the quarter-finals of the AIBA World Boxing Championships Almaty 2013.

Elsewhere we had a flash-TKO, a serious surprise and of course, a session of outstanding boxing in the last day of the preliminaries. This evening we had the pleasure of watching the Flyweights (52kg) and Welterweights (69kg) take to the ring. Continue reading

Welsh wonder Selby retains European boxing crown to make history

WALES’ Andrew Selby made history today when he defeated Michael Conlan of Ireland to become the first person from Great Britain to retain the European Boxing Championship. The 24-year-old from Barry in South Wales crowned another superb tournament with a 2-1 judges’ victory over the Irishman to confirm his continued status as the number one flyweight boxer in the world in the official AIBA world rankings. Continue reading