The Fight City

Fight Reports

The Fight City Podcast



Lee Wylie


Fight City Reviews

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    The Edge of Fat City

    Like humanity, the world of boxing consists largely of losers. Perhaps the most self-defeating kind of loser is one who fails to take responsibility for his failures, instead ...

    On February 6, 2020 / By
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    In Sunshine Or In Shadow

    The generational sectarian violence in Ireland, or “The Troubles” as they are often called, is something I have always known about, but never understood. I live in Philadelphia ...

    On January 30, 2020 / By
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    Cut Time

    In Cut Time: An Education at the Fights, Carlo Rotella expounds deeply on a thesis boxing fans have heard before; namely, that the fight game serves as a ...

    On January 11, 2020 / By
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    The Blood Feud

    HBO’s 2008 film Thrilla In Manila is a sports documentary with an agenda; not necessarily a bad thing, but when a bias obscures and twists the truth, as happens here, ...

    On December 28, 2019 / By
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    A Requiem for Iron Mike

    “The only thing we knew was violence in Brownsville, even with people we love.”                            — ...

    On December 13, 2019 / By
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    In recent years women’s boxing has taken huge strides forward, its participants commanding more attention than ever before. Tokyo 2020 will the third Olympic Games to feature a ...

    On November 27, 2019 / By

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