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Photos: Huge Brawl Erupts Prior To Eubank-Yildirim Fight

By Jamie Micklethwaite, courtesy of The Daily Star

FIGHTING was not just constrained to the ring during Chris Eubank Jr’s fight with Avni Yildirim as brawls broke out in the crowd.

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Press conferences between the two fighters had threatened to erupt into violence, with even Yildirim’s manager having to be held back by security.

And fans of Yildirim in Germany had promised the Brit a hostile atmosphere, with one banner stating “Welcome to Hell”.

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The atmosphere definitely lived up the the billing, with fights breaking out even before the main event started.

Two rival groups of fans were seen wading into teacher other, with furniture flying throughout the crowd.

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Fans were pictured with blood flowing from head and facial wounds as others looked to escape the violence.

Journalist Declan Taylor tweeted: "Mass brawl has just broken out literally 10ft from press row. Chairs over people's heads, the lot. Eubank not even here yet!

“This is my seat and yes that is blood on the floor.”

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The night didn’t get any better for Yildirim fans, with Eubank annihilating their hometown boy and knocking him out in the third round in Stuttgart.

His win has set up a mouthwatering all-British clash against the winner of George Groves vs Jamie Cox, who fight next week.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by mani1 on 10-08-2017

[QUOTE=angkag;18121257]Santa Claus was Turkish. Jus' saying.......[/QUOTE] ST George was Jus saying........

Comment by angkag on 10-08-2017

[QUOTE=mani1;18121162]Aren't Adnan Catic and Muammar Hukic considered "Turks" by Christian Slavs[/QUOTE] Santa Claus was Turkish. Jus' saying.......

Comment by mani1 on 10-08-2017

[QUOTE=Ray*;18121018]Yeah definitely agree with you, I played Sunday league football in my teens for them (West London league) and they are straight out pusseeses. They like to shout and scream to try and intimidate you. Especially when they are in…

Comment by thack on 10-08-2017

[QUOTE=Ray*;18121018]Yeah definitely agree with you, I played Sunday league football in my teens for them (West London league) and they are straight out pusseeses. They like to shout and scream to try and intimidate you. Especially when they are in…

Comment by asgarth on 10-08-2017

[QUOTE=Eff Pandas;18121022]If Turkey was a place I wanted to visit I'd definitely have scratched it off my list after this weekend.[/QUOTE] Well, before erdogan was starting to take more and more control and made Turkey much more religious, Turkey was…

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