Sir Henry Cooper - RIP

RIP Sir Henry Cooper. A gent out of the ring and not one to cross inside it.

A true legend who will be sadly missed.
Bummer, I had the pleasure( friggin thrill really,) of meeting him on two occasions.
He feigned a punch to my jaw for a photo, and caught me harder than he intended. It was at that moment in time I decided that boxing was not my way forward. It was at the Lakeside club a dart's venue.
Ah my 15 minutes of fame..
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It has been a bad weekend on the undertaker stakes:

Prof Richard Holmes - historian and TA Brigadier
Ted Lowe - snooker commentator
Our 'Enry

RIP all of you. Over the years each of them has given me much pleasure and entertainment.
Had the pleasure of meeting the man when he was guest speaker at a mess dinner in Sultan, he was a true gent and span some good dits, I've still got the programme he autographed for me somewhere.

Great exponent of British boxing with a heart to match.If only he didn't cut so much who knows what would have been.
He creamed most that crossed him.
A true gent you won't be forgotten.RIP
RIP to all. Especially Prof. Holmes. Had the pleasure of attending a lecture of his on several occasions and met him personally a few times. Fascinating man.

Henry Cooper was a legend of sport. One of the few true gentlemen

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