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Weekend Interview: Natasha Gale plots own route out of Nicola Adams’s shadow

YORKSHIRE’S rising star of women’s boxing Natasha Gale is fully aware that comparisons will be drawn between herself and double Olympic champion Nicola Adams.

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Leeds boxer Nicola Adams.

Nicola Adams looking to put down a world title marker in Canada

Nicola Adams will fight abroad for the first time as a professional when she takes on Soledad Macedo in Quebec in the early hours of tomorrow morning.

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Kell Brook returns to action in Sheffield in March

Brook stepping up bid to become two-weight world champion

Kell Brook will begin his move to super-welterweight by fighting Sergey Rabchenko at Sheffield Arena on March 3.

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Josh Warrington celebrates after beating Dennis Ceylan at the First Direct Arena, Leeds in October (Picture: Danny Lawson/PA Wire).

World champion Lee Selby indicates he is ready to fight Josh Warrington at Elland Road

leeds featherweight Josh Warrington will quietly “keep his focus” after world champion Lee Selby confirmed he was ready to clash with the Yorkshireman in a world title fight next year.

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Lee Selby celebrates after beating Eduardo Ramirez in their IBF World Featherweight Championship bout at the Copper Box, London last night.

Lee Selby calls for showdown with rival Josh Warrington

Lee Selby called for a showdown with Leeds boxer Josh Warrington after successfully defending his IBF world featherweight title against Eduardo Ramirez.

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Conor Loftus. Picture: GB Boxing.

Boxer Conor Loftus aims to put down an Olympic marker at GB Championships

LEEDS boxer Conor Loftus admits the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be at the forefront of every boxer’s mind at tonight’s GB Boxing Championships at the English Institute of Sport Sheffield.

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Jamie McDonnell's first meeting with Liborio Solis in Monte Carlo last November (Pictures: Lawrence Lustig)

McDonnell to silence critics once and for all

Doncaster’s Jamie McDonnell will look to silence his critics by defeating Liborio Solis for a second time in Monte Carlo tonight.

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Muhammad Ali.

Keighley boxer Muhammad Ali facing long ban after testing positive for a steroid

Keighley boxer Muhammad Ali is facing a long ban after testing positive for a steroid in April, the sport’s international federation AIBA has confirmed.

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Josh Warrington knocks down Dennis Ceylan in the 10th round.

Josh Warrington eyes Lee Selby world title fight after beating Dennis Ceylan

Leeds featherweight star Josh Warrington overcame a few tricky moments against Denmark’s previously unbeaten Dennis Ceylan last night to put himself in pole position for a world title shot with Lee Selby.

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Josh Warrington celebrates after beating Dennis Ceylan last night.

Josh Warrington beats Dennis Ceylan to set up world title shot against Lee Selby

LEEDS fighter Josh Warrington set up a world title shot against IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby by beating Dennis Ceylan in their final eliminator bout at the First Direct Arena.

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Josh Warrington.

Twins incentive as Warrington faces Ceylan

PROUD dad-to-be Josh Warrington says he has been given two new reasons to become a world champion with wife Natasha expecting twins.

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Josh Warrington before his bout with Dennis Ceylan.  Picture Tony Johnson.

Warrington keeps his focus on rival Ceylan

UNDEFEATED Leeds boxing champion Josh Warrington has hit back at Dennis Ceylan’s claims that he is focussing more on Lee Selby, insisting: “you have got to have a vision and mine is the world title.”

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Leeds Warrior Josh Warrington and Bengal Brasserie managing director Malik Miah celebrating knockout new curry - the Rogan Josh Warrington

WIN: Rogan Josh Warrington meal for two and big fight tickets

IT'S the hottest ticket in town and we are giving you the chance to win this knockout prize - a meal for two to try the new Rogan Josh Warrington curry, named after the Leeds Warrior and tickets to see him fight this Saturday

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England's Clinton Woods celebrates his victory over Mexico's Julio Gonzalez in the IBF light-heavyweight title fight at Hallam FM Arena, Sheffield. (Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire)

Story of a champion that leaves even Clinton Woods himself humbled

For Clinton Woods, the former light heavyweight champion of the world, the sport of boxing was a way to make a living, it was an escape, it was his saviour, but it was never his passion.

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VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Hot, spicy and packing a punch - Rogan Josh Warrington curry named after Leeds Warrior

Hot, spicy and packing a blood red knockout punch - say hello to the Rogan Josh Warrington!

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VIDEO: Josh Warrington eyes stadium fight with Carl Frampton

Leeds Warrior boxer Josh Warrington, who is hoping to secure a world title shot if he beats Dennis Ceylan this month, has earmarked new stablemate Carl Frampton as a potential foe.

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WIN: Josh Warrington big fight tickets for IBF title eliminator at Leeds First Direct Arena on October 21

Leeds, Leeds, Leeds will be the chant of fight fans when The Leeds Warrior Josh Warrington goes to war in the final battle for a world title shot and you could be there for FREE

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VIDEO: Leeds First Direct Arena win for boxer Josh Warrington will mean 'no hiding place' for Lee Selby

Leeds fight favourite Josh Warrington just needs one more win in front of home town fans and there will be no hiding place for rival Lee Selby, says promoter Frank Warren.

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Luke Campbell: Beaten on points.

Luke Campbell defiant after world title defeat

Luke Campbell failed in his bid to win the WBA lightweight title after a tight contest against Jorge Linares in California fell to a split decision.

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