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WAIRARAPA TIMES AGE : Hopman returns for King in the Ring

Masterton’s Zane ‘Hybrid’ Hopman has acted as a trainer for other fighters in recent weeks, but on Friday night he will make his much-anticipated return to the arena.

Hopman — from the Fortitude Thai Boxing Club in Masterton — will compete in the ‘King in the Ring’ eight-man event at ASB Stadium in Auckland, alongside seven of the best cruiserweight fighters (86kg weight division) in New Zealand.