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Brian Magee Reveals Comeback, Plans Summer Return

By Edward Chaykovsky

Former EBU/IBO champion Brian Magee (36-5-1, 25KOs) is planning to continue his career in 2014. Magee appeared to call it a day in December 2012, when Mikkel Kessler knocked him out in three rounds in Herning, Denmark. Magee plans to make comeback in the summer. Since 2006, Magee only lost three fights - to Carl Froch, Lucian Bute and Kessler.

“I will be back in the ring before the summer and I have been offered a few 12 round fights but I would rather have a six or eight rounder to get me back into it. I still have a few fights left in me, but they have to be fights that are right for me at this stage of my career,” Magee told Newsletter.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Malax on 01-09-2014

I agree with the sentiment but he was beaten in December 2012. That's a 13 month lay off not 3 years.

Comment by Hitman932 on 01-09-2014

Ol' Glass Rib is at it again.

Comment by jas on 01-09-2014

these fighters are warriors that are trying to provide for their families. brian magee is 38 and is coming off a 3 year layoff. there needs to be a body set up by the various boxing commissions that provides expert…

Comment by trufightfanatic on 01-09-2014

I wish him well.

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