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News & Updates TRAINING TIPS from Angelo Dundee ‘Everything works off the jab’ By Gordon Marino of The Boxing Amusement Park Ali attends re-opening of 5th Street Gym September 23, 2010|By Chris Perkins, Sun Sentinel Correspondent Miami’s Famed Fifth Street Gym Re-Opens Lem Satterfield Boxing Editor

Emotional 5th Street return for Muhammad Ali Richard Luscombe, Brian Homewood, Giles Richards, Toby Moses, Sunday 3 October 2010 00.08 BST 5th Street Gym gets up off the canvas GEORGE KIMBALL By Phil Doherty September 30th, 2010 12:45 pm ET The first thing you notice is her voice. Effusive and bubbling; its lilting sway leaves you smiling within seconds. You immediately realize Rachel Charles comes from somewhere else. Not just another country, (England) but rather another attitude. The stereotype of the British as aloof, stuffy and cold melts away with… Read more » By Phil Doherty September 30th, 2010 9:02 pm ET The conclusion of our interview with Rachel Charles finds her making a “purse bid” with James Toney and sharing her thoughts on boxing’s murky future. Examiner: Rachel, Pitch Ink PR has just one employee so far. Any plans to expand? RC: Absolutely. It’s just me right now but I’m always… Read more »

Fight News

Posted on September 28, 2010 In: News & Updates South Beach is once again ready to be the center of the boxing world as the legendary 5th Street Gym is ready to re-open its doors this weekend 17 years after the original closed down. The original 5th street gym opened in 1950 by the late Chris Dundee and his brother Angelo Dundee who was most famous for creating… Read more »

Palm Beach Post

Posted on September 28, 2010 In: News & Updates A once dank gym, where boxing legends grew, is set to reopen with a flood of memories. The 5th Street Gym, at the corner of Fifth Street and Washington Avenue on Miami Beach, was where everybody from Sinatra to The Beatles came to see contenders train to become champions, champions train to become legends. The gym was spectacularly spartan…. Read more »

Can new 5th St. Gym rekindle excitement of years past? To get an idea of what the 5th Street Gym was like during its heyday all one need do is visit the Wild Card Boxing Club. The 5th Street Gym, which first opened its doors in Miami Beach 60 years ago, was much like Freddie Roach’s busy boxing club in… Read more »

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