News | Mar 26 2015

Audley Harrison reveals he is suffering from traumatic brain injuries as he announces retirement

Audley Harrison facing UK bankruptcy as career comes to an end but he's determined to remain positive
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AFTER a long and storied career, 43-year-old Audley Harrison has been forced to admit the dream is over.

The heavyweight, who has not fought since losing to Deontay Wilder in one round in April 2013, had been planning another comeback but results from medical tests have persuaded him not to fight again.

“I am no longer a professional boxer, and that is good with me,” he said in a statement. “After locking myself away for the last five weeks, I’ve tried to focus and turn back the clock to get myself into fighting condition.