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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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Brendan Ingle passed away at Sheffield's Hallamshire Hospital this morning

Date set for funeral of legendary Sheffield boxing trainer Brendan Ingle

A date has been set for the funeral of legendary Sheffield boxing trainer, Brendan Ingle MBE, who died this morning, aged 77.

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Natasha Gale

Boxing: Sheffield fighter suspended

Sheffield-trained European champion Natasha Gale has been ruled out of defending her title next month after being suspended from the GB Boxing squad for disciplinary reasons.
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Dalton Smith GB and his victorious Kazakh opponent, left

Dignity in defeat for Sheffield boxing warrior

Sheffield’s brilliant amateur prospect Dalton Smith showed dignity and class after losing in front of his home crowd in the World Series of Boxing (WSB) semi-final at Ponds Forge.

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Kell Brook and Junior Witter

Boxing: Kell Brook should waste no time waiting for Amir Khan and pursue fight with Jarrett Hurd, says Sheffield gym mate Junior Witter

Junior Witter spent years hoping a fight could be arranged with Ricky Hatton - but both careers ended without the pair sharing a ring.

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Liam Cameron

Boxing: Sheffield champion Liam Cameron his eyes on Jason Welborn’s title

Liam Cameron wants to put his Commonwealth title on the line - in the hope he can add the British belt to his collection.

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Junior Witter with his Ingle  team

Retro: Junior Witter brings the British title back to Sheffield

Sheffield-trained Junior Witter took a giant stride towards boxing stardom on this day 17 years ago.

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Kell Brook

What next for Sheffield's Kell Brook?

Kell Brook's promoters say they have started to make plans for his next fight.
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Scott Westgarth

Packed house expected at the funeral of popular Sheffield boxer Scott Westgarth

It will be standing room only at the funeral of popular Sheffield Boxing Centre fighter Scott Westgarth, at Grenoside Crematorium, on May 29, (2pm.)

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Derbyshire's Joss Paul and Tony Bellew, after sparring

David Haye has already lost: Tony Bellew has beaten him mentally, claims Sheffield sparring partner

Tony Bellew has got the mental edge of David Haye and will beat him on Saturday night, says former Sheffield sparring partner Joss Paul.

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Video: Trainer of tragic Scott Westgarth draws strength from gym-mate's 'hit and not be hit' boxing display

Trainer Glyn Rhodes said the boxing style of Tommy Frank's first title win has helped restore his faith in the sport.
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Video: These two Sheffield champion boxers can go on to greater things, says Johnny Nelson

Former world champion Johnny Nelson is keeping an eye on fellow-Sheffielder Liam Cameron - hoping he can reach elite level in the years to come.
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Night job: boxing

Retro: Sheffield United man takes over the world’s oldest club - for eight months

Curtis Woodhouse was appointed the new manager of the oldest club in the world, six years ago today.

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Leeds-born Josh Warrington will attempt to take the IBF World Featherweight title from Lee Selby at Elland Road on Saturday 19 May and become the city's first boxing world champion

From boxing to triathlon: 10 sporting events to get geared up for in Yorkshire in the coming months

As the region prepares to welcome a flurry of cyclists this week for the fourth instalment of the Tour de Yorkshire, it marks the start of a spectacular sporting season in Yorkshire.
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Nicky Jenman on his way down via Liam Cameron. Pic courtesy of Andy Garner

Watch the knockout: Liam Cameron can become the new darling for Sheffield United fight fans

He’s one of our own...Liam Cameron, he’s one of our own.

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Liam Cameron downs Nicky Jenman

Video: Sheffield boxing champion deserves a crack at Tommy Langford's British title

Dennis Hobson says Liam Cameron would KO British Middleweight Champion Tommy Langford within eight rounds should they ever meet, after Cameron’s win over Nick Jenman at iceSheffield on Friday.
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Poignant first title won on behalf of the late Scott Westgarth - by proud Sheffield gym mate Tommy Frank

Tommy Frank dedicated his first championship win to tragic gym-mate Scott Westgarth - and says all he'll do the same for all future fights as he heads up the boxing ladder.
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Video: Sheffield boxing champion Liam Cameron will be calling out the big guns in the middleweight division

Liam Cameron said he is waiting for bigger and better things after his first defence of his Commonwealth middleweight title.

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Liam Cameron

Liam Cameron makes explosive and successful defence of Commonwealth crown

Liam Cameron retained his Commonwealth middleweight title in explosive fashion as he stopped Nick Jenman in the second round.

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Video: Weigh-in before boxing's Battle of South Yorkshire

Two South Yorkshire boxers will contest the Central Area Super Flyweight title this evening.
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