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Henry Cooper on injuries sustained by Michael Watson

Title
Henry Cooper on injuries sustained by Michael Watson
Genre
Press conference
TX Date
22 Sep 1991
Year of production
1991
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Duration
00:02:37
Description
British boxing legend Henry Cooper on the bout between Chris Eubank and Michael Watson which left Michael Watson unconscious and needing brain surgery for a blood clot sustained during the fight. Cooper reacts to calls for the sport to be banned.
Contributors
Henry Cooper
Keywords
Accidents; Sport; Surgery; Brain injuries; Safety; Sportsmen; Boxing; Boxers; Michael Watson

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