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‘I fit in boxing training around the kids,' says new WBA world bantamweight champion Nina Hughes

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Nina Hughes proudly poses with her WBA world bantamweight belt
The new WBA world bantamweight champion boxer on her struggle to convince people she was worth backing as a 40-year-old mum-of-two and joining up with Eddie Hearn
You went to Dubai and won the world title against Jamie Mitchell in only your fifth professional fight last month and then signed for Matchroom. What a few weeks.
I knew I was the underdog - but no one gave me a chance and my dad showed me a poll that showed 96 per cent of people thought she would beat me! But I always believed I could do it and win a world title but...
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