Nick Blackwell says "progress is getting better by the day" after waking from induced coma

British boxer suffered small bleed to brain after fight with Chris Eubank Junior

Nick Blackwell, Chris Eubank, coma,

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British boxer Nick Blackwell says he's been put through the "toughest fight" of his life after waking from an induced coma last week.

He had a small bleed on his skull following defeat to Chris Eubank Junior and was placed in an induced coma.

Speaking for the first time since waking from the coma via Facebook, Blackwell thanked everyone for their support and says his progress is getting better by the day.

 

 

'Just want to say a massive thank you to everyone who has been there for me, all my friends and family, those who wished...

Posted by Nick "The Warrior" Blackwell on Tuesday, 12 April 2016