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28 Aug 2017

Transcript: AMA President, Dr Michael Gannon, with Rev Bill Crews, 2GB, 27 August 2017

Subject: Boxing and Brain Injuries


 

BILL CREWS:   What do you make of the big Mayweather-McGregor fight? It's almost universally been covered in the news tonight with rapturous excitement, but all that glosses over the violence and damage that this sport causes. Dr Michael Gannon, President of the AMA, just how damaging is boxing to participants?


Published: 28 Aug 2017

05 Jul 2017

AMA President Dr Michael Gannon explains why the AMA has repeatedly called for a ban on boxing.


Published: 05 Jul 2017

02 Feb 2017
The AMA has repeated its call for a ban on boxing. "We're against any pastime which involves damaging another human being to the extent that their brain stops working," Dr Gannon told ABC Radio listeners in Adelaide.

Published: 02 Feb 2017