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Anthony Joshua (left) takes on Denis Bakhtov at London's O2 Arena (pic: Russell Pritchard)

Joshua ready for Russian test

Olympic champion chases first professional title

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Anthony Joshua (right) is trained by Tony Sims at his Hainault gym (Pic: Lawrence Lustig)

Joshua: Klitschko sparring has me fired-up for Manchester debut

London 2012 Olympic star says time with Klitschko is invaluable

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Anthony Joshua (right) is trained by Tony Simms at his Hainault gym (Pic: Lawrence Lustig)

Live Sky Sports date lined up for Joshua in Manchester

Kazakh-born German heavyweight Airich hoping to end fighter’s run

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A charity boxing show is being held at East Ham Working Mens Club (pic; Philip Sharkey/TGSPHOTO)

Boxers to remember Mickey

East Ham WMC to stage charity event

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Kevin Mitchell (right) is wanted by Tommy Coyle

Coyle calls out Mitchell

“I think Kevin is ready for the taking”, says Coyle

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Wadi Camacho (right) in action with Tony Conquest. Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images

Ilford boxer Wadi Camacho looks to start 2014 with title victory

Wadi Camacho gets his chance to launch his 2014 campaign with a title win when faces Stephen Simmons for the WBC international silver cruiserweight belt in Glasgow on March 1.

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Darren Barker, left, in action

Hainault’s former world champion Darren Barker retires

Former middleweight world champion Darren Barker (left) has announced his retirement from boxing.

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O's Darius Henderson is sent off for elbowing  Richard Duffy in the face by ref Lee Collins. Pic: Simon O'Connor

Leyton Orient interim boss Nugent rues Henderson dismissal in Port Vale defeat

Leyton Orient interim manager Kevin Nugent admitted his side were always up against it after Darius Henderson’s sending off as they slumped to their first away defeat of the season.

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Anthony Joshua (left) takes on Denis Bakhtov at London's O2 Arena (pic: Russell Pritchard)

Joshua ready for Russian test

Olympic champion chases first professional title

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Eton Manor coach Jamie Connors (left) wants another win (pic: Martin Pearl)

Eton Manor look to right another wrong

Jamie Connors’ team visit Chingford this weekend

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Great Britain's Daniel Awde celebrates winning his heat during the 100m discipline of the Men's Decathlon at the Olympic Stadium, London. Pic: Martin Rickett/PA

Woodford Green’s Awde looking to build on breakthrough 400m season

Woodford Green’s Dan Awde feels he’s giving himself the best possible shot of winning back funding from UK Athletics, but is now playing the waiting game.

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Experience the action of a London Lions basketball game!

Win tickets to see London Lions vs Leeds Force

The London Lions are the only professional basketball team in the capital, based at the state-of-the-art Copper Box Arena in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

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