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Mayweather’s next opponent

I titled this post, “Mayweather’s next opponent”, because he gets to choose  the fighter that stands in the opposite corner.  He is regarded as the best and with the honor comes the luxury of picking…


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Interview: Referee Sparkle Lee

Sparkle Lee Is a renowned boxing referee in the New York and New Jersey area.  Sparkle started refereeing in the amateurs in 1983 and still referees today.  She was the first woman to referee on HBO. …


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Wilder vs. Stiverne prediction

If you were to tell me over a year ago that there would be high anticipation for a heavyweight title fight that did not involve a participant with the surname ‘Klitschko’, I would have assumed…


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Just a quickie

Regular BOXING 4 FREE podcaster, Andrew Schweitzer has his hands full at his full-time job so I, Justin Salvato have stepped up to deliver a short, and I mean SHORT podcast.  Just some brief news. …



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2014 BOXING 4 FREE Awards

I have mixed feelings on 2014. There was some bad, some good but in my opinion, not enough great. This past year’s been rather interesting in terms of selecting a fighter of the year. Each…



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Holiday Gifts For My Favorite Boxers.

Christmas is a time for sharing memories, baking cookies, and gift giving.  Thoughtful gifts are guaranteed to bring priceless smiles to the faces of good friends and family members.  These specially chosen gifts embrace the…


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From city to country: finding a boxing gym.

If you’re a regular visitor to BOXING 4 FREE, you know I have been writing about my time in amateur boxing.  I started by  writing about how I got started in the sport then about…