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Kell Brook: Weight concerns and eye injuries well behind me – ESPN

ESPN Kell Brook: Weight concerns and eye injuries well behind meESPN"I'm looking forward to being active again because I've had two fights in two years. Editor's Picks. Groves to have surgery, wants WBSS extension. George Groves has asked to postpone the final of the World Boxing Super Series after announcing Monday he …and more » More: continued here

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George Groves to have surgery on injured shoulder, asks to postpone WBSS final – ESPN

Mirror.co.uk George Groves to have surgery on injured shoulder, asks to postpone WBSS finalESPNThe WBSS finale is currently scheduled to take place at London's O2 Arena on June 2, but super-middleweight Groves is confident of returning to full fitness by July. He plans to apply to the tournament's organisers for a one-month extension. "This …George Groves to ask for World …

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Boxing gym in Taunton offers kids with ADHD an exercise option … – Taunton Daily Gazette

Taunton Daily Gazette Boxing gym in Taunton offers kids with ADHD an exercise option …Taunton Daily GazetteTAUNTON — The chalkboard message inside Ray Oliveira Jr.'s recently opened boxing gym in Taunton is instructional in a couple of ways. First of all, it lists three preliminary things expected of each participant about to start his or her boxer's …and more » More: …

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Scott Westgarth dies at 31 after being rushed to hospital following fight – ESPN

ESPN Scott Westgarth dies at 31 after being rushed to hospital following fightESPNBritish boxer Scott Westgarth died after being rushed to hospital in the aftermath of his points victory over Dec Spelman in Doncaster on Saturday. He was 31. Westgarth was knocked to the canvas during the light heavyweight contest, but managed to …British boxer Scott Westgarth dies after winning …

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‘You have to take one to give one sometimes’: Haunting final interview of British boxer Scott Westgarth who died … – Telegraph.co.uk

Evening Standard 'You have to take one to give one sometimes': Haunting final interview of British boxer Scott Westgarth who died …Telegraph.co.ukTributes have poured in this morning for the British boxer Scott Westgarth who has died aged 31 after a brain injury sustained during his bout with Dec Spelman in an English title eliminator at The Dome, in Doncaster, South …

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British boxer Westgarth dies after winning fight – ESPN

Telegraph.co.uk British boxer Westgarth dies after winning fightESPNBritish boxer Scott Westgarth has died at the age of 31 after being rushed to hospital in the aftermath of his points victory over Dec Spelman in Doncaster on Saturday. Westgarth was knocked to the canvas during the light-heavyweight contest, but …British boxer Scott Westgarth dies after winning fight in DoncasterTelegraph.co.ukBoxing: Briton Westgarth …

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Fighter Joe Gans took his swings and became boxing’s first African-American champion – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun Fighter Joe Gans took his swings and became boxing's first African-American championBaltimore SunJoe Gans earned the respect of boxing historians who called him the greatest lightweight boxer of all time. Born in Baltimore and known as the Old Master, he fought from 1891 to 1909. He held the title of World Lightweight Champion from 1902 to 1904 … …

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George Groves to ask for World Boxing Super Series final against Callum Smith to be delayed until July – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk George Groves to ask for World Boxing Super Series final against Callum Smith to be delayed until JulyMirror.co.ukGeorge Groves will apply to have his World Boxing Super Series final delayed until July. The super-middleweight world champion will have an operation on his shoulder today after dislocating it during his win over Chris Eubank Jr last weekend. He is due …

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New non-profit boxing gym hoping to change lives outside of the ring – WRDW-TV

WRDW-TV New non-profit boxing gym hoping to change lives outside of the ringWRDW-TVNORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) — It all started as a dream, but North Augusta Boxing Academy and Fitness opened their doors this January after years of hard work. Cherae Talbert and Nicholas Lyons opened up the gym after more than two-years of … More: continued here

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Scott Westgarth dead: British boxer dies after winning fight against Dec Spelman, aged 31 – The Independent

The Independent Scott Westgarth dead: British boxer dies after winning fight against Dec Spelman, aged 31The IndependentBritish boxer Scott Westgarth has died at the age of 31 after he was rushed to hospital following a fight on Saturday night. Westgarth won his light-heavyweight fight against Dec Spellman on points but appeared to be in pain during the post-fight …Scott Westgarth …

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Scott Westgarth dead: Tributes flood in for boxer who collapsed and was rushed to hospital after winning fight – Mirror.co.uk

Daily Mail Scott Westgarth dead: Tributes flood in for boxer who collapsed and was rushed to hospital after winning fightMirror.co.ukSpelman tweeted on Monday: "Absolutely heartbroken and lost for words. I'll continue to pray for Scott's family and the people close to him rest easy my friend xxx." Woodhouse, who played professionally for Hull and Birmingham among others, wrote on …British …

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