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22nd MAY 2011 FORMER WORLD BANTAMWEIGHT CHAMPION LIONEL ROSE

We were saddened to learn of the passing of former boxing great and undisputed World Champion Lionel Rose of Australia on Sunday May 8th. Our Director, Frank Hadley of the Australian National Boxing Federation, has been requested to convey to the family and friend the most sincere condolences of the CBC Directors. Although never confirmed as Empire Champion this superb boxer technically won the Title when successfully defending his World crown against British and Empire Champion, Alan Rudkin, in 196