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BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 04: Sam Eggington skipping during a media workout at the Bull Ring on September 4, 2018 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)
What else to watch this week

What else to watch this week:

BT SPORT

Frank Warren stages his third show inside the BT Sport studios on Friday night (July 31). The event is headlined by Commonwealth light-heavyweight champion Lyndon Arthur defending his title against Dec Spelman. The action begins at 7pm on BT Sport 1.

SKY SPORTS

Eddie Hearn re-enters the British boxing market when he hosts the first card from Matchroom Fight Camp on Saturday (August 1). The excellent card – topped by Sam Eggington-Ted Cheeseman – can be seen on Sky Sports Action from 7pm.

ESPN PLAYER

Blackfeet Boxing: Not Invisible follows a boxing gym on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation that trains women in self-defence in response to ongoing violence against them in the area. Critically acclaimed, this provides yet more evidence of the positive effect boxing can have.

AMAZON

When The Bell Rings is a 2016 film that tells the story of Dino Wells, a standout amateur of the 1990s, and his quest to turn professional at the age of 42 years old.

FURTHER VIEWING

Aaron Pryor w ko 4 Antonio Cervantes (1980); Julio Cesar Chavez w pts 12 Rocky Lockridge (1986); Jose Napoles w rsf 9 Hedgemon Lewis (1974); Alexis Arguello w ko 5 Kevin Rooney (1985); Carlos Monzon w pts 15 Rodrigo Valdez (1977).

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