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Jailed Sheffield boxer ‘deserves a second chance’

A boxer jailed for assaulting a Sheffield casino bouncer has served his time, buried the past, and is heading back to the ring.

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Dronfield boxer Lewis Taylor lashes back at Tony Bellew

Lewis Taylor is determined to prove world champion Tony Bellew wrong.

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Open to change: Kell Brook is pondering a future in the ring.

Boxing exclusive: Kell Brook could ring the changes

Kell Brook is pondering significant changes to his future boxing career and revealed he had considered quitting the sport.

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WIN MMA big fight tickets to see ACB 65 debut at Sheffield Arena on Saturday, July 22.

WIN: Big fight tickets to see ACB 65 Mixed Martial Arts debut at Sheffield Arena on Saturday

Cage fighting superstar Conor McGregor's forthcoming square up with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has created a huge interest in Mixed Martial Arts, on MMA - and we're giving you the chance to see what all the fuss is about for FREE!
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South Yorkshire cage fighters Ricardo Franco, Sam 'The Hurricane' Halliday and  and Sam Boult on the ACB 65 world title bill at Sheffield Arena on Saturday, July 22.

Yorkshire cage fighters on ACB 65 world title bill at Sheffield Arena on Saturday

Trash talking cage fighter Conor McGregor's forthcoming battle with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has created a huge global interest in MMA and three Yorkshire fighters are hoping to make a knockout impact this weekend.
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Floyd Mayweather Jr., left, and Conor McGregor exchange words during a news conference at Staples Center on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in Los Angeles. The two will fight in a boxing match in Las Vegas on Aug. 26. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Don’t rule out Conor McGregor against Floyd Mayweather says Sheffield’s Johnny Nelson

Former Sheffield world champion boxer Johnny Nelson is swimming against the tide of popular opinion over next month’s Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor fight - saying the MMA challenger has a chance of winning.

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Boxing coach challenges yobs who smashed up Sheffield club to help rebuild it

A boxing gym boss wants Sheffield people to help him transform a vandalised community centre - and challenged the yobs who smashed it up to play a part in its rebuild.
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Dave Coldwell at Wickersley

PIC: Boxing dad Dave is proud of his daughter’s South Yorkshire school

Rotherham-based boxing trainer and manager Dave Coldwell was an instant ‘hit’ when he dropped into Wickersley School and Sports College.

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Sam O'maison, a man of a mission. Picture by Andy Garner

Malaga mission for title-hungry Sheffield boxer

Sam O’maison has been granted the fight he has craved for years - one that will both test his abilities and could put him on the road to a world title.

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Kid Galahad celebrates his victory over Jose Cayetano at Wembley Arena. Pic: Scott Heavey/PA Wire

Sheffield boxing: Kid Galahad reduces ‘The Tiger’ to a pussy cat

Kid Galahad tamed The Tiger and is now prowling around the prospect of a world title eliminator.

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Kid Galahad and Jose Cayatano

Boxing: Kid Galahad strolls to victory over Mexican opponent. Win for Chris Eubank Jr.

Kid Galahad's pursuit of world honours was boosted tonight by a comfortable win on live TV against Mexican Jose Cayetano.
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Kid Galahad, with Dom Ingle, far right.

Revealed: the difference between Dominic and his dad, Brendan Ingle.

Kid Galahad has taken time off from preparation for a huge fight in his career to give a rare insight into the styles of Sheffield boxing legend Brendan Ingle and his trainer son Dominic.

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Sheffield boxer gets a police escort

When the police once showed interest in Wayne Reed’s activities, it’s fair to say he didn’t appreciate the attention.

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Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams OBE visiting Chapeltown Academy in Sheffield

Video: Two-time boxing champ Nicola Adams is an inspiration to Sheffield students

Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams OBE has joined students and teachers at Sheffield’s Chapeltown Academy in a cycling session ahead of ‘Prudential RideLondon.’ She took part in a Q&A session with students, discussing her time growing up in Yorkshire through to becoming GB’s most successful female boxer. That was followed by a spinning class as Adams joined in with the students whom she will be cycling on July 30. She said: “It’s brilliant that the students and teachers from Chapeltown are taking on this challenge.”

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Lee Connellly and Robbie Sivyer

Sheffield boxer fails to get the win despite dominating at York Hall

Lee Connelly was denied victory over a much-vaunted opponent after allegedly being victim to a “home town decision.”

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Barnsley battler Ben Wager plans to upset Liverpool favourite in Blackpool show

Ben Wager says a ‘lucky 13th’ win a week tonight will deliver him his first professional title.

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Video: Sheffield boxer pledges to follow in the footsteps of Kell Brook

Sam O’maison is one of boxing’s best kept secrets.

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ACB Light-Heavyweight Champion Thiago Silva defends his belt against undefeated Russian prospect Batraz Agnaev at Sheffield Arena on July 22.

BREAKING: Mixed Martial Arts to debut at Sheffield Arena with Thiago Silva v Batraz Agnaev ACB world title

Fight fans in Sheffield got some knock out news today - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is making its debut at the Arena with a ACB world title fight and world class undercard later this month.
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David Allen and the Furys in Bolton

The power and the Fury: South Yorkshire heavyweight Dave in the gym with mighty Tyson

You can’t keep David Allen out of the limelight.

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Richard Towers in action

Boxing giant Richard Towers learns a 'new' trade - helping others

Former Sheffield heavyweight Richard Towers is being trained..on how to be a trainer.

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