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Boxer Anth Hardy Happ To Take His Time

Glax0r's Photo Glax0r 15 Oct 2014

Boxer Anth Hardy happ to take his time

ANTH Hardy is happy to take his time in his climb up boxing’s rankings.

Patience is not always a virtue you find in this sport, but the Hartlepool and Horden light-welterweight says he will not rush. Hardy racked up his sixth win as a professional on Sunday when he outpointed veteran Brummie Jason Nesbitt over six rounds at South Shields, referee Graeme Williams scoring it 60-54. After struggling to get out of first gear in his previous win, on the Summer Rumble in July, Gus Robinson Developments head coach Peter Cope challenged the 22-year-old to carry his form in the gym into the ring.

“I was over the moon with Sunday,” Hardy told SportMail.

“Peter wanted me to show some consistency and get the rounds in and I think I did both.
“I felt I’d hurt him a couple of times but....

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