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SPOILING FOR A FIGHT

Like so many boxers who lose fights for a living, Arv Mittoo didn’t set out for it to be that way. David Payne catches up with the reluctant journeyman 14 years after his last fight
FAMILIAR FACE: Mittoo was a common feature on the British circuit from the mid-90s to the mid-2000s
Photo: ACTION IMAGES
EXALTED: Mittoo [left] with ex-British and European champion James Cook

“I WASN’T MEANT TO BE A JOURNEYMAN, BUT YOU DON’T HAVE NOBODY TO GUIDE YOU RIGHT”

THERE are no easy lives in the boxing business. Even among those changed for the better, the ones saved, the ones directed away from the darkness, from the cells, from the ground. Every professional fighter complicit to boxing’s unspoken truth; that something of themselves must be sacrificed, perhaps only temporarily, perhaps permanently, in order to access the financial and emotional benefits derived from success, however modest or fleeting they may be.

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