Nick Blackwell, a former British middleweight Boxing champion announced his retirement after sustaining injuries in the British middleweight title of boxing fight last month. The injuries caused him an induced coma with bleeding in his brain.
Blackwell tweeted “No that’s me done,” after being asked if he would be making a comeback.
“I can’t put my family and friend and self through that again but I’ll still be involved.”
The fight was against Eubank Jr. Blackwell told Eubank Jr. that he held no grudges after he collapsed in the ring. The fight was called off in the 10th round because of swelling over his left eye.
He posted a message of thanks for the support he had received, leading Eubank Jr. to ask after his well-being on Twitter.
Blackwell replied, “No hard feelings, we were both there doing a job and it was unfortunate for what happened but I hope your OK champ.”