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Boxing and the Mob: The Notorious History of the Sweet Science

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More than any other sport, boxing has a history of being easy to rig. There are only two athletes and one or both may be induced to accept a bribe; if not the fighters, then the judges or referee might be swayed. In such inviting circumstances, the mob moved into boxing in the 1930s and profited by corrupting a sport ripe for exploitation.

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Published May 8th 2019 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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