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SUNLIVE : King in the Ring returns

Combat sports fans will be circling the calendar and clearing their schedules this week in preparation for Friday’s King in the Ring 62kg lightweight tournament.

The event, scheduled to take place inside Auckland’s Barfoot & Thompson Stadium, will be the final King in the Ring tournament of 2018.

This latest edition of the tournament, like its predecessors, will shine a spotlight on some of the nation’s finest stand-up martial artists.