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5 RIFLES Back In The Ring

Boxers from 5th Battalion the Rifles (5 RIFLES) have entered the ring for the first time in five years. Afghanistan is among commitments...

Boxers from 5th Battalion the Rifles (5 RIFLES) have entered the ring for the first time in five years.
 
Afghanistan is among commitments that have stopped the unit from Germany pursuing the sport.
 
Now 5 RIFLES are hoping to regain their reputation as one of the British Army’s big names in boxing.
 
From Paderborn in Germany, Rob Olver reports.