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Tyson Fury 'gags' himself at press conference

Boxer Tyson Fury has gagged himself at a press conference, in protest over a fine.

Tyson Fury gags himself at a press conference Credit: ITV

The Salford fighter was handed the penalty by the British Boxing Board of Control after swearing at a previous press conference for a fight against Dereck Chisora. That bout was called off after Chisora borke his hand in training.

Dereck Chisora (left) will face Fury in November on promoter Frank Warren's (centre) card Credit: ITV

Amir Khan could face Kell Brook in New Year

Kell Brook could be fast-tracked towards an all-British showdown with Amir Khan after making a remarkable recovery from a stab wound sustained on holiday in Tenerife.

Promoter Eddie Hearn has revealed doctors have given Brook the all-clear to fight again as early as February - raising hopes of a domestic welterweight showdown.

Brook won the IBF version of the crown from Shawn Porter and was set to make his first defence in December before the stabbing incident earlier this month.

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Quigg v Frampton could be staged at Old Trafford

Bury boxer Scott Quigg dropped into the Granada Reports studio with promoter Eddie Hearn to discuss Saturday's world title fight against Stephane Jamoye in Manchester. Hearn says a unification fight between WBA champion Quigg and IBF champ Carl Frampton could be staged at Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium next year.

Boxer Jamie Moore admits he is lucky to be alive after shooting

Jamie Moore went through a few heart-stopping moments during his boxing career, but they were all inside the ring.

He's currently recovering back home in Manchester after being shot five times at a training camp in Spain.

Doctors have told him he came within a whisker of bleeding to death.

The police believe it was a case of mistaken identity.

He's now returned to the gym for light duties and that's where David Chisnall caught up with him.

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Gold joy for North West boxers

Preston boxer Scott Fitzgerald says he still can't believe he won gold at the Commonwealth Games.

The welterweight beat India's much fancied Mandeep Jangra to win gold.

Compatriot Antony Fowler from Liverpool, who is first cousin of Liverpool striker Robbie, hopes his gold will mean his family is known for more than just football.

Liverpool's Fowler wins Middleweight gold

Anthony Fowler is declared winner in the men's Middleweight final Credit: PA Images

Liverpool's Antony Fowler beat Vijender Vijender from India in the Men's Middleweight competition at the Commonwealth games.

The fighter, who is first cousin of Liverpool FC legend Robbie, produced a powerful performance to see off Indian superstar.

Anthony Fowler with his gold medal Credit: PA Images

Preston's Fitzgerald claims welterweight gold

Scott Fitzgerald from Preston beat the much fancied Mandeep Jangra Credit: PA Images

Scott Fitzgerald from Preston beat the much fancied Mandeep Jangra from India to claim Commonwealth welterweight gold last night.

Fitzgerald capped his first major title appearance with a stunning gold medal.

Scott Fitzgerald with his gold medal Credit: PA Images
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