Boxing: Bigger battles lie ahead to bring out D’ real Animal in Robinson!
As a fight fan, there’s little not to like about Andrew “D’Animal” Robinson, a battler who wears his heart on his sleeve and leaves everything in the ring.
I have met few middleweights tougher than the devout Christian, a rough slab of granite with a fighting heart big enough to drag the very best into the trenches. Despite his constant Biblical references, Robinson burns bad intention.
Just ask Czechoslovakia’s Josef Obeslo, who was pulled through the merciless meat-grinder that is D’Animal in full flow. Obeslo, his nose misshapen and sporting a bleached Mohican haircut, cut a menacing... read more
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