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March 12, 2013

Anthony Sims Jr. bigger than boxing

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INDIANAPOLIS —

Indianapolis and Sims will soon become synonymous with one another and he wouldn’t have it any other way. Indianapolis is Sims’ hometown. A hometown that has given him so much and Sims Jr. plans on giving back.

“I can’t see myself anywhere else,” he said. “I’m not leaving this city. I’m going to bring it back home. They want me to fight in Vegas and New York but I’m bringing it back home. I’m the root of a beautiful flower that is about to grow. Bringing it back here will create opportunities for kids that otherwise wouldn’t have been looked at by scouts and colleges. I’m going to take the light off of me and put it on Indianapolis.”

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