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Ringside at the White House

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DONALD TRUMP was handing out a pardon, plus some advice to the pugilists who gathered at the White House, as PETER COSTER reports: SELLING SEATS on the White House lawns may be President Trump’s next foray into world boxing after inviting some of its biggest n... More »

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When Festival Hall roared with raw ringside racket

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IT WAS a TV hit in more ways than one. TV Ringside brought boxing bouts right into the family loungeroom and launched some champion Australian fighters on to the world stage. PETER COSTER looks back on the gory, glory days at the old House of Stoush. More »

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The menacing Russian who hammered our man in Monaco

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WHEN THE young boxer from Slacks Creek in Queensland stepped into the ring in Monaco he was in for a brief but brutal experience, as PETER COSTER recounts: A BUNCH OF Russians looking like a bunch of Russians in dinner suits stood around looking just as danger... More »

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Horn is the hero,hear, hear, hear!

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RON REED says the judges got it right – boxer Jeff Horn earned his world title the hard way, but earn it he did: YOU GET THE best possible view of boxing matches by sitting at ringside even if it does mean you sometimes end up being spattered by blood, sweat a... More »

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Two terrible tigers turned loose

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PETER COSTER was at ringside to witness what may have been “the most hellacious eight minutes of combat in modern boxing history”: This is Paradise. That’s the name of the town next to Las Vegas, a false paradise where overly excited women throw their panties ... More »