Encyclopedia of Boxing
This latest edition offers the enthusiast a wealth of information on every aspect of the fight game. From the days of bare-knuckle fighters to today's superstars, text and photos capture the sport. Includes sections on all the championships from Golden Glove to the Olympics.
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British Empire and Commonwealth Games Gold Medallists
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