Former boxer Nick Blackwell is unable to walk after suffering a second serious head injury when he returned to sparring last November, and is around a year away from making a full recovery, according to his family. 26-year-old Blackwell suffered swelling on the brain and was left in a coma for the second time when he took part in a unsanctioned sparring session with Hasan Karkardi in November, hav[...]
STRICKEN boxer Nick Blackwell has been left unable to walk and remains at least a year away from a full recovery after a horror sparring session.[...]
Ex-British champion Nick Blackwell is a year away from recovering from injuries suffered in a sparring session, a family member tells BBC Sport.[...]
West Country boxer Nick Blackwell could take at least a year to recover from his latest injuries.
The 26-year-old took part in an illicit sparring session in November, which ended in a return...[...]
The former boxer was left in a coma after a sparring session back in November[...]