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90 percent of boxers suffer brain injuries; only sport without concussion policy

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Boxing and concussions seem to go together … and at this time … it doesn’t look like that’s going to change. Nick Mancini brings us the story.

Brain injuries, concussions affect boxers in later years

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Lack of a standardized governing body deters safety in boxing
Nearly 90 percent of boxers suffer a brain injury, according to the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.

Youngstown boxer never acclaimed in hometown

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Writers who put the words “Youngstown” and “boxing” in a sentence are likely to put the names “Kelly Pavlik” or “Ray Mancini” in that sentence, too.