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Eye, eye: Kell Brook looks well after his eye surgery

Sheffield’s former world champion Kell Brook looked fit and healthy, only days after facial surgery to his eye socket, when he popped into Ryan Rhodes’ Shalesmoor gym to hook up with city boxers Sam O’maison and Razaq Najib.

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Will Simpson took the gold medal

Gold! Sheffield waiter serves up a boxing treat

Will Simpson, 25, struck gold in the prestigious Haringey Box Cup event at London’s Alexandra Palace.

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Jamie McDonnell and Liborio Solis

WBA set deadline on Jamie McDonnell title defence

The World Boxing Association has set a July 3 deadline for an agreement to be reached for Jamie McDonnell to defend his world title against mandatory challenger Liborio Solis.

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Kell Brook training ahead of his recent defeat to Errol Spence Jr

Kell Brook - lots of options now Sheffield’s favourite fighter is on the mend

Kell Brook’s avowed return to boxing later this year - after he’s recovered from a second operation on a fractured eye socket - will excite more talk of a showdown with Amir Khan.

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Kid Galahad in action. Picture by Natalie Mayhew, ButterflyBoxing

Sheffield boxing: Kid Galahad presses on after opponent revealed to have taken cocaine

Sheffield’s Kid Galahad doesn’t think he will have to face a new opponent after his scheduled rival for Wembley Arena was tested positive for cocaine use.

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Sam Sheedy and Dennis Hobson

Sheedy v Cameron: Sheffield title duel will go ahead later this year

Promoter Dennis Hobson insists that Sam Sheedy’s Commonwealth title defence against Sheffield compatriot Liam Cameron will take place in September or October.

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Ryan Rhodes - successful gym owner

Sheffield boxing icon Ryan Rhodes - the five year journey from defeat to triumph

The month of June brings back some spectacular, if painful, memories to Sheffield’s Ryan Rhodes.

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Clinton Woods and Dennis Hobson

Sheffield boxing manager: I’ve created some monsters in my time

Sheffield promoter Dennis Hobson claims there is little loyalty in boxing.

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Kell Brook after his IBF Welterweight World Championship bout Errol Spence at Bramall Lane, Sheffield.

Exclusive: Kell Brook recovering after second facial surgery

Kell Brook has undergone his second operation on his fractured eye socket.

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SBC members with a famous back-drop

Sheffield Boxing Centre kids experience varying lifestyles in California

Seven members of Sheffield Boxing Centre had the trip of a lifetime to California - but it wasn’t all Hollywood dreams.

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Sam Sheedy - pulled out of local derby

Exclusive: Big Sheffield derby boxing match is OFF

The big Sheffield derby boxing match between Sam Sheedy and Liam Cameron is off.

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Kell Brook suffered a broken eye socket against Errol Spence Jr

Dennis Hobson: Kell Brook should retire after eye injuries

Promoter Dennis Hobson answers questions on the latest issues in boxing.

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Floyd Mayweather has confirmed that he will take on Conor McGregor in August

World Boxing: It's on! Floyd Mayweather confirms August fight with Conor McGregor in Las Vegas

Former multiple world champion Floyd Mayweather has agreed a deal for a boxing match against mixed martial artist Conor McGregor in Las Vegas on August 26.

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Liam Cameron. Picture: Andrew Roe

Canary Island camp for Cannonball Kid from Sheffield

Liam Cameron is on a two-week Kell Brook-style training camp to prepare for his Sheffield derby battle with Sam Sheedy.

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Kell Brook is checked over by the medical team after his IBF Welterweight World Championship bout v Errol Spence at Bramall Lane, Sheffield.

Kell Brook’s eye injury op next week - nothing to see here until after then

Kell Brook will undergo an operation on his fractured eye socket a week on Friday.

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Lee Appleyard, the bigger man, loses on points to Sean Dodd in Liverpool. Picture by Lawrence Lustig

Boxing: English title shot looms for Rotherham’s Lee Appleyard, in Doncaster

Lee Appleyard’s disappointment at losing a Commonwealth title contest seven weeks ago could soon be swept away with another golden opportunity.

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VIDEO: ‘Amazing’ help and love for Sheffield teenage cancer sufferer

Family of teenager Imogen Ellis - who has had a leg amputated as she battles a rare form of cancer - have been overwhelmed by donations and gestures of support since her fight against the disease was published in The Star.

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Kell Brook has said he will return to the ring, but independent advisors will influence that decision. Picture by Lawrence Lustig

Sport bosses will rule on Kell future

British boxing’s supervisory body say they will have to be completely convinced that Kell Brook will be safe to continue fighting before they end a suspension imposed on his career.

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Andy Townend lands a punch on Jon Kays.

Manchester boxer retires after controversial TKO defeat to Barnsley rival

A boxer has retired after being beaten by an opponent who failed to make the weight obligations before their contest.

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Boxer Robby Brooks who is off to America

Stateside adventure for Sheffield boxing trio

Teenagers Keanen Wainwright (19), Leon Musson (14) and Robby Brooks (17) will take in the bright lights of California and Las Vegas from Wednesday.

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