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THOUGH he won’t need reminding, the last time Newcastle’s Lewis Ritson boxed in front of his home fans he suffered his first professional defeat and discovered pro boxing is about more than just punch power.
His opponent that
night in October 2018 was Spain’s Francesco Patera, who left the North East
with the vacant European lightweight title, and left Ritson with the job of
having to start again.
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