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Stephen Smith tunes up

Andy Whittle reports from ringside as Stephen Smith chalks up a six round victory
Stephen Smith
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Wythenshawe • June 16

THE Woodhouse Park Lifestyle Centre, just a couple of minutes drone flight away from Manchester airport, played host to pro boxing for the first time with this four-bout Sunday afternoon offering.

Joe Gallagher, back in the area where he boxed as an amateur and in his guise as M22 Promotions working in association with Kieran Farrell Promotions, served up a Father’s Day offering which I’m 100 per cent certain appealed far more to the dads in the crowd than had the antiques fair I saw signposted on the drive in.

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