May 2018 - Volume 30 number 1

pearce

MEMORIAL TO A WARRIOR

Former British heavyweight champion David Pearce is the stuff of legend in his Newport hometown
cheeseman

TIME ON HIS SIDE

Though his advisors counsel patience, world-title dreams are never far from Ted Cheeseman’s thoughts
McDonnell

WORK ETHIC

People laughed when Gavin McDonnell took up boxing but sheer effort paid off and no one’s laughing now
prograis

LEGEND OF THE ROUGAROU

Regis Prograis has one of the more exotic nicknames in boxing, taken from a mythical creature that struck fear into the hearts of Louisiana natives

Issue Contents

THE FIRST BELL With so many platforms it's getting complicated to catch everything on TV

PREACHER'S CORNER Why the Canelo vs Golovkin rematch should have gone ahead

VIEW FROM NEW YORK Boxing's bizarre world is getting ever harder to understand

BIG DADDY BUNCE Mark Prince had one title shot -- he's one of a quartet of 1990s 'lost boys'

MEATY PROBLEM When Canelo Alvarez failed a drugs test it had a multi-million dollar price tag, but he can live with the fallout

TIME ON HIS SIDE Though his advisors counsel patience, world-title dreams are never far from Ted Cheeseman's thoughts

IN GOD'S HANDS As his father's career was touched by tragedy, Conor Benn knows the risks he takes when he steps into the ring

WORK ETHIC People laughed when Gavin McDonnell took up boxing but sheer effort paid off and no one's laughing now

MEMORIAL TO A WARRIOR Former British heavyweight champion David Pearce is the stuff of legend in his Newport hometown

A BORN FIGHTER Nephew of the 'King of the Gypsies' Nathan Gorman was always going to box

THE REAL DILL Dillian Whyte says he's an improved fighter and he's ready to face either Deontay Wilder or Anthony Joshua in a rematch

BIG FIGHT SPOTLIGHT Analysing AJ's victory over Joseph Parker -- his first full 12 rounds

THE BEST IS YET TO COME Lee Selby says he has rebounded from misfortune to set up what could be the best year of his career

LEEDS UNITED Title fight preview. Lee Selby will need a cool head facing a pumped-up Josh Warrington in front of his hometown fans at Elland Road football stadium

LEGEND OF THE ROUGAROU Regis Prograis has one of the more exotic nicknames in boxing, taken from a mythical creature that struck fear into the hearts of Louisiana natives

BRITISH BEAT Caring for his ailing mother took all Sam Sexton's attention, but now he's British heavyweight champion and faces Hughie Fury

WORLD IN ACTION Matty Askin, Carlos Canizales, Alexander Povetkin, Dillian Whyte, Lewis Ritson, Callum Johnson, Jarrett Hurd, Liam Conroy, James DeGale, Damien Hooper

REVIEW A Ringside Affair: Boxing's Last Golden Age By James Lawton

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