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“In the US they’re fed bums for ten fights. America needs Poochi!” Rich Farnan & Lewis Van Poetsch

He’s more famous than most prospects. He had a special on him in the most prestigious boxing outlet in the UK,  and Boxing News did one too (after us). Lewis Van Poetsch, AKA Poochi, also recently celebrated his one hundredth bout. After making it 101 not out, Poochi and Rich …

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Kiwitt Nicks It: Full Report from York Hall

Last Friday night’s MTK show at York Hall saw an engaging and competitive main event for the vacant WBO European Welterweight Title, and a few prospects making statements on the undercard. An impressive performance meant Freddy Kiwitt became the WBO European Welterweight champion, having appeared all at sea in the …

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100 Not Out! Lewis Van Poetsch Interview

One of boxing’s most entertaining away fighters and friend of Southpaw Jab, Lewis Van Poetsch- or Poochi to pretty much everyone, hit one hundred fights last weekend. His flat cap and plain white dressing gown have become something of a trademark, instantly identifiable on the small hall scene, and the …

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Understanding Journeymen: with Lewis van Poetsch

Lewis van Poetsch took a break from his busy boxing schedule to talk to Southpaw Jab’s George Storr about his love for boxing and the importance of journeymen in British boxing. Lewis van Poetsch, 7-63-1 (1), is one of Britain’s most remarkable journeymen. He served in the Army in Afghanistan and …

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