Boxing needs to invest millions on fighters' safety after Scott Westgarth’s tragic death

Boxing needs to invest millions on fighters' safety after Scott Westgarth’s tragic death
 

And tonight the punches won’t stop, with shows taking place in eight different venues across the United Kingdom.
The 10 bells will be sounded first to remember Westgarth, who died less than 48 hours after beating Dec Spelman on points, then it will be business as usual.
The truth is that boxing is an addictive sport – one that brings dangers but also one that many cannot walk away from, even though they are aware of the risks.
From the fighters themselves, the coaches in the corners, the journalists scribbling notes ringside and the fans in the stands singing. We all love it.
On a dark day... read more

 
4 March 2018 in Sport, Views: 31
Source: Daily Star
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