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Edgewood boxer Emanuel Taylor has 'all the tools' to be on top
Edgewood boxer Emanuel Taylor has 'all the tools' to be on top

On a frigid Thursday morning in late January, Emanuel Taylor was swinging at shadows in the ring at Charm City Boxing, headquartered in a warehouse tucked away in an industrial park in White Marsh. As he got his morning workout in — he would return that evening for another — big black-and-white photos of boxing greats such as Mike Tyson, Sugar Ray Robinson and Muhammad Ali eyeballed him. With the temperature in the teens, a few men with connections to Taylor or the Baltimore boxing scene huddled around a space heater and chatted as the speed and intensity of Taylor's punches picked up. Everyone in the gym seemed to have a story to share about how they or someone close to...

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