Nigel Benn

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Brendan Ingle pictured ringside in 1997. Photograph: Inpho/Allsport

The boxing trainer Brendan Ingle, who has died aged 77 after a brain haemorrhage, could rightly be viewed as one of the most important men in the hist(...)

Steve Collins in action against  Nigel Benn during their WBO super-middleweight world championship fight in 1996. Photograph:  Inpho/Allsport

The British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) has not received boxer licence applications for Steve Collins or Nigel Benn, and considers a fight betwee(...)

Former middleweight and super-middleweight world champion Chris Eubank on his first defeat to Steve Collins: “Collins won but if you watch that fight start to finish and score it, I didn’t lose the fight.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Chris Eubank doesn’t do interviews. He gives talks, he muses, he quotes. A bitter man might say his philosophies are borrowed from the life-affirming (...)

Andy Lee celebrates becoming WBO middleweight world champion after victory over Matt Korobov at the The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. Photograph: INPHO/Raymond Spencer

Following his concussive counter-right hook for a sixth round technical knock-out that crumbled the dreams of two-time world amateur champion Matt Kor(...)