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South Yorkshire boxing: Rotherham heavyweight progressing under coaching of Tim Witherspoon

Kash Ali believes that with the help of two-time world heavyweight champion Tim Witherspoon he can make a big impact on the domestic boxing scene.

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Tyan Booth

Boxing body to probe Sheffield fighter’s ‘trash tweet’

Tyan Booth - who posted a tweet about how a Sheffield gym-mate could put a rival boxer into a coma - will have to account for his remarks at a hearing of the British Boxing Council’s Central Area Committee.

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Kell Brook overcame the odds to become world champ

2014: The day Kell Brook became king

Three years ago, today, Kell Brook found boxing's holy grail.

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Liam Cameron and one time oppoonent Luke Blackledge

Sheffield boxing derby: Liam Cameron can’t ‘weight’ to prove Sam Sheedy wrong

Liam Cameron’s camp has laughed off suggestions that the boxer will be frail and vulnerable when he boils down to 11 st 6 lbs to try and take the Commonwealth middleweight belt off fellow Sheffielder Sam Sheedy.

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Buster Keeton, top left, in 1999 with Ingle gym-mates.

Retro: Brute force Buster arrives on the Sheffield boxing scene

Twenty four years ago, this weekend, Sheffield scrapperJon ‘Buster’ Keeton burst on to the local boxing stage.
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Tyan Booth and Billie Joe Saunders at the Ingle gym in Wincobank

Exclusive: Boxer's 'heartless' coma joke enrages Sheffield fighter who is still suffering from serious head injury

A boxer who made a sick joke about an Ingle gym-mate putting a rival "in a coma" has been slammed by another Sheffield fighter still suffering the effects of a life-changing head injury.
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Billy Joe Saunders, left, after a training session with Sam Sheedy

Hobson’s choice: Sam Sheedy is favourite in Sheffield derby says promoter

Sam Sheedy is favourite to beat Liam Cameron in their derby battle at Sheffield’s Ponds Forge, says promoter Dennis Hobson.

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People's champ

Come on Anthony Joshua - how about recognising Sheffield?

Unified world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has got to where he is today, partly through the training programmes centred at the EIS in Sheffield.

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My way:  Kell Brook listens to the advice of Dom Ingle

So what next for Kell Brook? We ask his trainer Dom Ingle

This week could be pivotal in the career of Kell Brook - will he find the motivation to continue with gruelling training camps or will he relax into a lifestyle earned after 13 tough years in the professional ring?

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Sam O'maison and Luca Giacon, pre-fight

‘Lucky’ shot derails Sheffield boxer’s Spanish test

Sam O’maison’s dream of climbing the ladder of world boxing will have to wait a little longer.

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Sheffield derby on the way

Sheffield boxing derby - it's back on!

The long-awaited Sam Sheedy v Liam Cameron fight has been set in the diary.
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Sam O'maison and sparring partner Lewis Ritson

Boxing: Hard hitting Sam can bring prestige belt home to Sheffield

Ryan Rhodes respects the fact that his fighter Sam O’maison is going to be competing against a man with a serious knock out record.

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Sam O'maison and Loua Nassa

Sheffield boxing: Sam has a Spanish eye on future titles

Sam O’maison won’t find fame and fortune if he beats Spaniard Luca Giacon in Malaga on Saturday.

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A bloodied Tommy Chadburn. Picture by Dan Westwell

Boxing: Sheffield Wednesday fan wants to fight Unitedite at Bramall Lane

A Sheffield Wednesday-loving boxer says he’d love to parade his football colours...at Bramall Lane.

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Here comes trouble...

Women stake a claim for the boxing limelight in Sheffield

Packing a punch:  The sport of boxing is booming in Britain - and none more so than with women competitors.

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Tommy Frank and Nav Mansouri

Sheffield boxing: Nav Mansouri wins despite knock-down

Nav Mansouri had to climb off the canvas to chalk up a win on his return to the ring, in Sheffield.

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Loua Nassa on the rampage

Sheffield boxing: Nassa is ready for take-off!

Unbeaten bamtamweight Loua Nassa  aims to collect his first title tomorrow night as another step on the pathway to major fights and opportunities.

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Brendan Ingle - a lifetime of boxing mentorship

Sheffield boxing: How Kell Brook was touched by visit from his one time mentor

Kell Brook has revealed the heart-warming moment when he rekindled his relationship with boxing mentor and coaching legend Brendan Ingle.

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Rod Smith - back in the groove, on Saturday, in Sheffield.

Boxing: Razor Rod is back at the cutting edge

Dronfield's 'Razor' Rod  Smith, 26, returns to action at Ponds Forge on Saturday night, after almost two years out of the ring.

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Miguel Cotto

Put me in with Puerto Rico’s finest, says Sheffield’s Kell Brook

Defeat in his last two matches, where he was underdog for one of the few times in his career, has not put Kell Brook off future tough fights.

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