Category Archives: East End boxers

Tony Lambrianou and the Krays

View Tony Lambrianou in a larger map The funeral of the Kray Twins  sidekick Tony Lambrianou in February 2004 brought back memories of the Krays bloody reign in the East End underworld, a brutal chapter in the history of London, … Continue reading

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Jack Broughton – cockney boxer

Jack Broughton … boxer Lennox Lewis’s triumphant defence of his world heavyweight title, and the emergence of East End Olympic hero Audley Harrison, confirm one thing – unfashionable and controversial though boxing may be in many quarters, the East End … Continue reading

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Lennox Lewis and East End of London

It may have been a long time coming – 102 years, to be precise – but Britain at last has an undisputed world heavyweight boxing champion. The political and financial machinations of larger-than-life promoter Don King and governing body the … Continue reading

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