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A manhunt is underway this evening in Tenerife after the stabbing of world champion boxer Kell Brook.
Kell from Sheffield, who won his title only last month, is said to be stable in hospital after being stabbed four times.
He apparently staggered bleeding into the street searching for help after being attacked early yesterday. Chris Kiddey reports.
Kell Brook is in a stable condition in hospital in Tenerife after an attack whilst on holiday with his family.
The IBF Welterweight champion was admitted to hospital in the early hours Thursday morning after suffering a serious stab wound to his left leg.
Brook will spend the weekend in hospital and will return to Sheffield on Monday to begin his rehabilitation.
The family of boxer Kell Brook say he "had a major operation that saved his life" after being stabbed four times in Tenerife.
Roy Brook wrote on Facebook:
Kell Brook's trainer says the world boxing champion has undergone a blood trasnfusion after being stabbed while on holiday in Tenerife.
Dominic Ingle says he's spoken to Kell's partner who says he is ok but had lost a lot of blood following the altercation on Wednesday in which he was stabbed in the leg and arm.
The IBF welterweight champion was due to return to Sheffield tomorrow and would have been back in light training at St. Thomas's gym in Wincobank on Monday.
It is not clear when he will return or whether he'll be fit enough to fulfil his next fight in December.
Sheffield's new boxing world champion Kell Brook is in hospital in Tenerife tonight after being stabbed.
Police on the Spanish holiday island say he has lost a lot of blood after being attacked at a hotel.
It is less than three weeks since the fighter took the title in California. Chris Dawkes reports from the gym in Sheffield where Kell trains.
Sheffield's IBF boxing champion Kell Brook is in a 'stable condition' after being stabbed, according to his representatives.
They confirmed that the 28-year-old had been stabbed while he was on holiday in Tenerife.
Sheffield's IBF Welterweight boxing champion Kell Brook has been stabbed while on holiday in Tenerife.
It is understood his condition is not life threatening.