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Melanie Lloyd
Boxing writer for 20 years and author of Sweet Fighting Man trilogy, based on interviews with British boxers.
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Melanie Lloyd 6h
Replying to @Terryboxing
Wow! That's good news. When I saw the reports this morning about Tyson not turning up to the hearing, I thought "Oh, no, here we go." Bring on the new year ... πŸ‘ŠπŸ‘Šx
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Melanie Lloyd 8h
Replying to @SteveBrookes69
πŸ˜€... classic x
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Ian Probert 10 Oct 16
Replying to @truth42
New book 'Dangerous' out now. Book trailer: Buy it here:
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Melanie Lloyd 11h
Santa was looking for a boxing book, he clicked on this link and had a look. He had a mooch and liked what he saw, especially this review from John Exshaw
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Melanie Lloyd 13h
"Melanie has got years of experience behind her. She's been involved with the amateurs and the pros, and she knows the game very well. The way she puts things across, she's very gifted." Colin Lake
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Melanie Lloyd 13h
Good morning lovely Twitter pals. Here's another summer snap to warm you up on such a cold day ... yours truly with Sylvester Mittee and Tony Sibson ... πŸ‘ŠπŸ‘Šβ€οΈ
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Melanie Lloyd 13h
"Melanie writes with compassion about the fighters who undertake their brutal trade, and with an uncanny understanding of why they must." Bunny Johnson (first black British heavyweight champion) ... ...
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Melanie Lloyd 14h
Taylor Morris, the true power of the human spirit. God bless you sir ... 🌟🌟🌟
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Melanie Lloyd Dec 11
"When you take a scorecard into the ring with you when you referee a fight, it's such a huge responsibility. You see, if a boxer gets a verdict against him and he doesn't feel it was justified, it lives with him forever." Sid Nathan
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Melanie Lloyd Dec 11
β€œIt doesn’t surprise me that these hard men have unburdened themselves to the feisty Miss Lloyd. Because of her boxing knowledge, combined with her warm and vivacious personality, they have no hesitation in revealing their innermost thoughts and feelings.” (Colin Hart)
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Melanie Lloyd Dec 11
Read about the time when Steve Holdsworth jumped into the ring, stripped off and changed into his MC attire in front of a raucous crowd at a boxing show in Dublin.
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Melanie Lloyd Dec 11
"I didn't do well at school but being with Brendan Ingle in Sheffield was like school. I didn't make it as a world champion, but I'll achieve other things. I was the best fighter I could have been, and I never ducked a soul." Jon Thaxton
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Melanie Lloyd Dec 11
Replying to @DannyFlexen
He was a lethal ballerina. I felt so sorry for Robbo that night ... x
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Melanie Lloyd Dec 11
Santa has read Sweet Fighting Man (Ring of Truth), and he says he couldn't put it down ... πŸ‘ŠπŸ‘ŠπŸ’₯πŸ’₯πŸŽ…πŸŽ…
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Melanie Lloyd Dec 11
Replying to @PaulZanon1972
😊x
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Melanie Lloyd Dec 11
Replying to @gazzas200
Too right Gary x
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Melanie Lloyd Dec 11
Replying to @StewartMcK1892
He was indeed, ... 😊
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Melanie Lloyd Dec 11
Reggae warrior ... πŸ‘ŠπŸ‘ŠπŸ’₯πŸ’₯❀️❀️
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Melanie Lloyd Dec 11
There are no punches pulled here ... πŸ‘ŠπŸ‘ŠπŸ’₯πŸ’₯...
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Melanie Lloyd Sep 30
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