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Glax0r's Photo Glax0r 15 Nov 2014

Charity to honour North-East boxing legend Glenn McCrory

by Tony Kearney

ONE of the region’s best-loved sportsmen is to be honoured by charity to mark the anniversary of his greatest fight.
Twenty-five years after he became the region’s first boxer to be crowned World Champion, children’s charity Variety is to present a Silver Heart, its highest accolade, to boxer Glenn McCrory.

The career of the Annfield Plain-born fighter will be celebrated at a star-studded tribute dinner at the Hilton Hotel in Gateshead on November 24.

Joining the former champ will be long-time friends from the boxing world, including Joe Calzaghe, David Haye, John H Stracey, Stuart Hall and Lloyd Honeyghan...

READ THE FULL ARTICLE ON THE NORTHERN ECHO AT: http://www.thenorthe..._Glenn_McCrory/
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hitman_hatton1's Photo hitman_hatton1 16 Nov 2014

i've never seen that world title win.

seen the defeat when he lost the title (bodyshot stoppage).

proper ham & egger was glenn. :D
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