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What are your memories of Sir Henry Cooper?

22:09 UK time, Sunday, 1 May 2011

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Boxing legend Sir Henry Cooper has passed away at the age of 76 at his son's house in Oxted, Surrey. What is his legacy?

The former English, Commonwealth and European heavyweight champion fought 55 times and is revered for his knockdown of Muhammad Ali in 1963.

Alongside Frank Bruno, Tommy Farr and Lennox Lewis, Cooper is considered as one of the great British heavyweights.

What are your memories of Sir Henry Cooper? Did you ever meet him? Send us your comments.

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