Boxing

Foreman: It's good to be back

By Mike Sinclair, January 31, 2013

Yuri Foreman ended his near two-year absence from the ring by winning all six rounds as he outpointed Brandon Baue in New York.

Former WBA light-middleweight champion Foreman, 30, proved his fitness following a lengthy spell recuperating from knee surgery.

The Brooklyn-based fighter took the shut-out decision 60-54 on the cards of all three judges as he dominated Baue, from Missouri.

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Salita raring to go again

By Danny Caro, January 24, 2013

Dmitriy Salita believes next month’s fight against Hector Camacho Jr will be the most important of his career.

Beaten by Amir Khan in a WBA Welterweight world title bout in 2009, the Ukrainian-born boxer has been preparing for the contest at the new Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York.

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Salita to take on Camacho Jr

By Danny Caro, January 3, 2013

Dmitriy Salita will be looking to close in on a second world title bout when he takes on seasoned campaigner Hector Camacho Jr in New York on February 9.

Speaking ahead of the fight, which will take place at Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, Salita said: "I want good, significant fights. Camacho is a talented fighter and I expect for him to come prepared."

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Ahrens claims second pro win

By Barry Toberman, November 29, 2012

Israeli prospect Danny “Kid” Ahrens impressed a predominantly Jewish crowd with an accomplished second professional win in central London on Monday.

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Salita: Saturday night alright for fighting

By Mike Sinclair, October 26, 2012

Dmitriy Salita overcame third-choice opponent Brandon Hoskins at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn to take another step towards a second world-title challenge.

Hoskins, from Missouri, gave Salita a useful test over six rounds before the Jewish welterweight prevailed by scores of 60-54 and 59-55 twice.

Hoskins, beaten for only the third time in 20 fights, was brought in at short notice.

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Salita beats Hoskins

By Mike Sinclair, October 22, 2012

Dmitriy Salita overcame third-choice opponent Brandon Hoskins at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn on Saturday to take another step towards a second world-title challenge.

Hoskins, from Missouri, gave Salita a useful test over six rounds before the Jewish welterweight prevailed by scores of 60-54 and 59-55 twice.

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Danny proves he’s ready to shine

By James Masters, October 15, 2012

Daniel Aharanov made an explosive start to his professional boxing career after claiming an impressive debut victory against light-middleweight opponent Kevin McCauley.

The 19-year-old from Bat Yam recorded a 40-37 points victory at Camden Town Hall as he underlined his credentials with an action-packed showing.

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Salita ready to impress

By Mike Sinclair, October 4, 2012

Dmitriy Salita says he will show his world title credentials when he takes on Vivian Harris as he attempts to close in on a second world title shot.

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How to Eat Well: Intolerances put to the test

By Ian Marber, August 30, 2012

Few things divide the nutrition professionals as much as the subject of food intolerances. Over the last decade I have heard of innumerable therapists all too glad to “diagnose” their clients with some food intolerance that is causing any number of symptoms.

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‘I want to show Jewish boys can fight,’ says Aharonov

By Barry Toberman, July 19, 2012

Dan Aharonov’s mother is not the most enthusiastic advocate of his boxing career ‑— and understandably so given that she works as a nurse. But it’s Aharonov’s opponents who have been in greater need of medical attention as he compiled an amateur record of 175 wins in 200 fights, 100 by stoppages.

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