Miniseries: On The Ropes
Thursday, sbs, 9.25pm
This gritty four-part drama, revolving around the life of aspiring Iraqi-Australian boxing trainer Amirah Al Amir (played expertly by Nicole Chamoun) has had viewers gripped from the first punch. In tonight’s final episode, “The Truth”, Amirah prepares for her biggest fight yet – against her champion father Sami (Igal Naor) – as she trains Lachy (Louis Hunter) to challenge her brother in the ring. Amirah is determined to prove to Sami she belongs in the boxing world and knows it will take defeating him to do it.