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This Week in Boxing History: November 2nd – November 9th

November 2 1900: Nonpareil AC, Louisville, Kentucky. ‘Terrible’ Terry McGovern KO 7 Joe Bernstein, Retains World Featherweight Title. 1903: Baltimore. Joe Gans ND 6 Jack Blackburn, Blackburn would go on to train Joe Louis. 1915: Boston. World Welterweight Championship. Ted ‘Kid’ Lewis W 12 Milburn Saylor, Retains Title. 1944: Michael Buffer born. 1948: Victor Galindez born. 1967: Eric Griffin born. …

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England’s RWC 2015 loss to Wales is a huge blow… Stuart Lancaster faces …

England beaten by Wales in Rugby World Cup clash at Twickenham  Stuart Lancaster’s gamble on power backfired on Saturday evening  England 25-28 Wales: CLICK HERE to follow the action as it happened  RWC 2015: All the latest news and more from the Rugby World Cup  By Oliver Holt For The Mail On Sunday Published: 16:10 EST, 26 September 2015 | …

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England looked like amateurs against Wales’ pros… and Stuart Lancaster’s …

Rugby at this level starts with 20 minutes to go – England must learn Replacements cost Stuart Lancaster’s momentum at the vital moment  Owen Farrell was superb, and Lancaster should have stuck with his call Coaches are to blame for costly late call to kick for the corner Warren Gatland deserves credit for another superb Wales win  Rugby World Cup …

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Warren Gatland ready to call up Mike Phillips for Wales’ Rugby World Cup after …

Rhys Webb suffered a horror injury in Wales’ 23-19 win over Italy  Veteran Mike Phillips is likely to be called up as his replacement Leigh Halfpenny also left the field on a stretcher with a knee injury  Wales open their World Cup against Uruguay on September 20 By Nik Simon For The Mail On Sunday Published: 16:42 EST, 5 September …

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Prince Harry unimpressed with William and Kate Middleton at Rugby World Cup match

Two sides went to battle in crucial Pool A match in front of 82,000 supporters – with Wales pulling off heroic victory As many as 30,000 visiting fans squeezed into Twickenham, joined by Prince William, Harry and Kate in the stands Harry couldn’t hide his disappointment as Wills revelled in win – after giving him the eyes as he sang Welsh …

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Battered Wales can only dream of rotating like France at RWC

Caption Close While Wales counted who was fit in the squad to play Fiji in Cardiff, France casually rotated its squad to meet Canada in Milton Keynes as both sides look for a third consecutive win at the Rugby World Cup on Thursday. Coach Philippe Saint-Andre has built a reputation for tinkering incessantly with France, and appears to have no …

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Wales RWC fans’ celebrations kept New Zealand players awake claims Sam …

RWC 2015: All the latest news and more from the Rugby World Cup  Wales defeated England 28-25 in dramatic Rugby World Cup match Wales fans partied into night following famous Twickenham victory  But New Zealand, based in Cardiff, were kept awake by celebration noise All Blacks trained at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Sunday They face Georgia in next group …

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Prince William and Harry to support opposing teams in Rugby World Cup tie

The two will cheer on opposite sides in the big Rugby World Cup tie today  Prince Harry is an England fan and honorary president of England Rugby  But his older brother William is vice-patron of the Welsh Rugby Union  Tonight’s match is the biggest of the World Cup so far and is a sellout  By Claire Duffin For The Daily …

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Peak booze: how my generation became the UK’s heaviest drinkers

I first met alcohol in the late Eighties. It was the morning after one of my parents’ parties. My sister and I, aged nine or ten, were up alone. We trawled the lounge for abandoned cans. I remember that we were methodical: pick one up, give it a shake to see if there’s anything inside and, if there is, drink! I …

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Ian Richards who conned investors to blow money on Aston Martins is jailed

Ian Richards spent £18,000 on jewellery for his wife and £48,000 on wine 64-year-old lied to investors who believed he was making huge returns  Admitted fraud at Cardiff Crown Court and was sentenced yesterday  By Lydia Willgress for MailOnline Published: 06:44 EST, 18 August 2015 | Updated: 06:52 EST, 18 August 2015 134 View comments Ian Richards (pictured) tricked investors …

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