Sheffield’s Sam Sheedy threatens to fire his corner after winning title!

Sam Sheedy is as hard to predict out of the ring as much as he is in it.


Sheffield’s Sam Sheedy wins Commonwealth title after bruising battle at Bramall Lane

Sam Sheedy is the new Commonwealth middleweight champion after a unanimous points win in a gruelling contest with tough Nigerian challenger Abolaji Rasheed.


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Dennis Hobson with Muheeb Fazeldin before the parting of the ways

Khan’s ‘glass chin’ is target for Sheffield boxer - and this time it’s not Kell Brook!

Muheeb Fazeldin has sent a stiff jab in the direction of Amir Khan’s brother - and challenged him to a punch up.

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Abolaji Rasheed and team

Boxing: African warrior predicts KO win over Sheffield’s Sam Sheedy

Abolaji Rasheed says he will put Sam Sheedy on his back in five rounds tomorrow night.

Kell Brook brimming with confidence ahead of the Errol Spence battle

Power-packed Kell Brook plans unhealthy reception for Errol Spence Jr in Sheffield

Kell Brook is 100% confident he can beat Errol Spence Jr - but that doesn’t stop him having respect for what is clearly a dangerous opponent.

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Anthony Joshua (left) and Wladimir Klitschko stand face to face

Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko: who wins? Boxing experts decide

The prospect of Saturday’s clash between 6ft 6ins giants Wladimir Klitschko and Anthony Joshua at Wembley has fight fans chomping at the bit.

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Sheffield title-hunting boxer warned not to under-estimate his African opponent

Glyn Rhodes believes only the threat of complacency stands in the way of Sam Sheedy becoming Commonwealth champion on Friday.

Dodd v Appleyard: Pic by Lawrence Lustig

Rotherham boxer Lee pipped in Commonwealth title contest

Lee Appleyard came agonisingly close to winning the Commonwealth lightweight title, eventually losing on points to Sean Dodd,

Jason Cunningham

Commonwealth champion targets Kid Galahad showdown

Kid Galahad is on the radar of Doncaster’s Commonwealth featherweight champion Jason Cunningham with manager Stefy Bull keen to make a South Yorkshire showdown.

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Kell Brook show at Sheffield United will have stacked undercard

At least four titles - two of them world belts - will be on the line at Kell Brook’s Bramall Lane showdown.

Lee Appleyard celebrates his win over Adam Hague

Rotherham boxer aiming to quieten Merseyside fans with away win

Rotherham’s Lee Appleyard can’t wait for another shot at title glory.

Kell Brook is an ambassador for the Special Olympics National Games in Sheffield.

Champion boxer Kell Brook backs Special Olympics National Games in Sheffield

Sheffield’s world champion boxer Kell Brook has signed up as an ambassador to this summer’s Special Olympics.


Video: Sheffield boxer postpones tomfoolery until after title bid

Sam Sheedy promises a ‘serious’ performance in his Commonwealth title challenge a week on Friday - with no hint of the showboating that normally accompanies his ring skills.

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Video: Sheffield boxing MBE legends re-united after quarter of a century

An awkward 24-year silence between Sheffield boxing’s two MBE recipients has ended.

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Robbie Barrett celebrates winning the British Lightweight Championship at the SSE Hydro, Glasgow. Pic: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire

Barnsley stylist lands Lonsdale belt after gritty win

Southpaw Robbie Barrett is the new British lightweight champion after a majority decision win over Scott Cardle in Scotland.

Kell Brook after his eye socket was broken. Pic by Lawrence Lustig

How Kell Brook knows his fractured eye socket is fully healed ahead of Errol Spence Jr fight

Nobody likes being punched hard in the head. Boxers included.

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Natasha Gale: Magna date

Sheffield’s Jubilee ABC boxer Natasha Gale bids for third English title at Rotherham’s Magna Centre

Sheffield’s Jubilee ABC boxer Natasha Gale bids for her third England Boxing Elite National title at Rotherham’s Magna Centre from April 21-23.

Sam Sheedy and trainer Glyn Rhodes

World stage awaits Sheffield boxer Sam Sheedy

Promoter Dennis Hobson believes a stoppage win for Sam Sheedy on April 28 will propel him into the world title mix.

Sheffield's Prince Naseem Hamed, right, falls away after Marco Antonio Barrera of Mexico connects with a left hook in the 9th round of their IBO featherweight championship bout at the MGM Grand Hotel &Casino in Las Vegas, Saturday, April 7, 2001. Barrera won the bout by unanimous decision.

25 years after Naseem Hamed first graced the ring - was he really a ‘Prince’ amongst men?

Twenty five years ago on Friday, a cocky boxer traded his first punches in a professional ring.

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