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Tough Allen stopped by Olympic champion Yoka

Plenty of people declared David Allen mad to agree to travel to Paris to face reigning Olympic super heavyweight champion Tony Yoka.

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Gavin McDonnell raises his hand in victory after outpointing Stuart Hall. Picture: Lawrence Lustig/Matchroom

Gavin McDonnell does more than enough to see off warrior Stuart Hall

It shows how far Gavin McDonnell has come that he was not satisfied with a comfortable points win over a former world champion.
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The funeral of Brendan Ingle was held at Sheffield Cathedral on Thursday June 14th 2018. Picture: Chris Etchells

My farewell to Brendan Ingle

To hold a conversation with Brendan Ingle was like holding a bottle of champagne in your hands, writes Head of Sport Bob Westerdale.

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Kell Brook will be back in action in July against Canada's Brandon Cook

London calling as Kell Brook's return to the ring is confirmed for July

Kell Brook is stepping up his bid to become a two-weight world champion with his next opponent confirmed as Canadian Brandon Cook.

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Johnny Nelson with his former mentor Brendan Ingle (pic: Andrew Partridge)

World champion boxer backs fundraising campaign for Brendan Ingle statue in Sheffield

The family of Sheffield boxing legend Brendan Ingle are backing a fundraising appeal to get a statue of the great man built in his home city.

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Kell Brook - in waiting

London is calling for Sheffield boxer Kell Brook

Former world champion Kell Brook may soon have to assume the role of an undercard fighter for the first time in more than four years.

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Boxing: Sheffield v Doncaster derby could be on the horizon

Boxing: Sheffield v Doncaster derby could be on the horizon

Stefy Bull believes there could be a future South Yorkshire derby involving Sheffield’s Liam Cameron and Doncaster’s Luke Crowcroft.

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Video: How a Sheffield boxing gym's members helped each other after tragic death of Scott Westgarth

Tommy Frank said the unity and comradeship at Sheffield Boxing Centre is helping gym members come to terms with the death of light heavyweight Scott Westgarth.

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Gabriel Rosado: pic by LAWRENCE LUSTIG

American wants a crack at Kell Brook

A boxer who has flirted on the edges of a world title is being touted as Kell Brook’s next opponent.

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Dave Allen

David Allen to face Olympic champion

David Allen has lined up a trip to Paris to face the reigning Olympic super heavyweight gold medalist.

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Kevin Balmforth and Lee Potter

Sheffield boxing: Brendan Ingle tributes continue to ‘blossom’

Treeton’s Lee Potter paid tribute to the passing of Brendan Ingle by doing a job that Brendan performed almost on a weekly basis, cutting the grass in the grounds of St Thomas Church in Sheffield.

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Video: Hundreds turn up for Sheffield tribute and fund raiser for tragic Scott Westgarth

We will never forget Scott Westgarth.
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Jason Cunningham

Boxing: Jason Cunningham set for Area title fight at The Dome

Jason Cunningham will top the bill as he challenges for the Central Area super bantamweight title at The Dome later this month.

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Brendan Ingle and Naseem Hamed

Emotional ‘Prince’ Naseem Hamed comments for the first time after death of mentor Brendan Ingle

Sheffield boxing legend ‘Prince’ Naseem Hamed has paid a heartfelt tribute to his former trainer Brendan Ingle, who died last week.

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Dec Spelman

Boxing: Tragic Scott Westgarth’s opponent confirms poignant ring return

Dec Spelman - the fighter Sheffield boxer Scott Westgarth beat before suffering a fatal brain haemorrhage - will be back in the ring on June 30.

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WBA Bantamweight Championship'Jamie McDonnell v Tabtimdaeng Na Rachawat - pic by Lawrence Lustig

Retro: Doncaster’s beaten Jamie McDonnell can look back on his Wembley win for solace

Jamie McDonnell is licking his wounds after losing his world title to a first round knockout in Japan, last week.

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SBC members at the funeral of Scott Westgarth.

Former world champion shows his support at Sheffield funeral of boxer Scott Westgarth

Scott Westgarth never had the chance to hit the big time in boxing.

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Kell Brook - wanted man

Kell Brook versus a 45-year-old? Thanks, but no thanks says Matchroom

Kell Brook's promoters are not exactly champing at the bit to take up the offer of a fight with Cornelius Bundrage

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Lee Appleyard loses to Atif Shafiq: Pic by Lawrence Lustig

Boxing: Crunch time for Lee Appleyard as he targets two-weight championship

Lee Appleyard aims to be a two-weight English champion by the end of the year.

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Brendan Ingle trained Prince Naseem Hamed from childhood

Brendan Ingle’s funeral - a time for all of British boxing to unite

The greatest names across generations of Sheffield boxing history will celebrate the life of Brendan Ingle at his funeral on June 14 and it will be interesting to see if his most flamboyant fighter Naseem Hamed will be amongst the respectful congregation.

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