BBC Sport - Anthony Crolla: Fighter wants world title after fight to get back in ring

Crolla's battle to return to ring

Former British Lightweight champion Anthony Crolla was a few weeks away from a world title fight when he was seriously injured chasing burglars from his neighbour's house.

Crolla had a concrete slab smashed on his head which fractured his skull and also broke his ankle, putting his title ambitions on hold.

After months of tough rehabilitation the 28-year-old is ready to take part in the Great Manchester Run to say thank you to his well-wishers.

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