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Interview: The night Michelle Sutcliffe conquered the boxing world

FIVE weeks have now passed since Josh Warrington became IBF featherweight champion of the world by defeating Lee Selby at Elland Road.

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Come and get it: Josh Warrington celebrates beating 'Lee Selby on a split decision. (Picture: Steve Riding)

End-of-year date set for Warrington v Frampton

Josh Warrington and Carl Frampton will meet before the end of the year if Frampton comes safely through a forthcoming fight with Luke Jackson, promoter Frank Warren has confirmed.

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Tyson Fury (left) and Sefer Seferi pose and pout during their fight at Manchester Arena on Saturday night. Picture: Nick Potts/PA Wire.

Tyson Fury predicts tougher battles ahead after winning return

TYSON FURY will fight again in August and expects to be kept busy by his promoter Frank Warren as he looks to claim a world title before the end of 2018.

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Josh Warrington in world title-winning action against Lee Selby. PIC: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Boxing: Autumn defence looking likely for champion Warrington

JOSH WARRINGTON looks set to make the first defence of his IBF featherweight world title at First Direct Arena this autumn with strength and conditioning trainer Mark Hurley admitting a bout with Carl Frampton in August would be “too soon”.

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Brendan Ingle, pictured at his gym back in 1982

Nick Westby: Inspiring and uplifting - how Brendan Ingle was a saviour to so many

Any conversation with Brendan Ingle was an uplifting one.

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Brendan Ingle passed away at Sheffield's Hallamshire Hospital this morning

Date set for funeral of legendary Sheffield boxing trainer Brendan Ingle

A date has been set for the funeral of legendary Sheffield boxing trainer, Brendan Ingle MBE, who died this morning, aged 77.

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Brendan Ingle, Boxing Promoter

Death of trainer who forged steel city fighters

It was then, as now, a city whose young men, as the police put it, were running wild.

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Tributes as legendary Sheffield boxing trainer Brendan Ingle dies at 77

Sheffield boxing trainer Brendan Ingle has died at the age of 77.

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Natasha Gale in action.

Boxing: Natasha Gale suspended over ‘conduct issue’

European champion Natasha Gale has been ruled out of defending her title next month after being suspended from the GB Boxing squad over a “conduct issue” during last month’s Commonwealth Games.

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Champion: Jamie McDonnell defending his WBA title by defeating Liborio Solis in Monte Carlo. (Picture: Lawrence Lustig)

Jamie McDonnell hoping to scale heights in Tokyo

A bout with an unbeaten Japanese challenger in downtown Tokyo might represent the toughest test of his career but Doncaster’s world champion Jamie McDonnell is confident he has encountered the likes of Naoya Inoue before.

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Josh Warrington holds aloft the belt after beating Lee Selby at Elland Road to win the IBF world title (Picture: Steve Riding).

August ‘too early’ for new world champion Josh Warrington to face Carl Frampton in Belfast

Carl Frampton’s trainer insisted last night that the Belfast featherweight would be willing to come to Elland Road for an IBF title fight with Josh Warrington, but said the “bigger draw” of Frampton was likely to see any bout take place in Northern Ireland.

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WATCH - ‘The world is my oyster now’ - Josh Warrington

PROMOTER Frank Warren said an All-British showdown between Josh Warrington and Carl Frampton was likely to wait until next year after the Leeds boxer positioned himself amongst the elite featherweights with a brilliant win over Lee Selby.

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Warrington pictured with wife Natasha after his win. PIC: Steve Riding

How you reacted to Josh Warrington's astonishing title win over Lee Selby

Boxing fans from around the world took to social media to heap praise on Josh Warrington after his enthralling title win over Lee Selby at Elland Road last night.
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Video: World champion Josh Warrington straight back down to earth with nappy-changing duties

Josh Warrington went home in the early hours of Sunday morning to a fry-up and a concerted stint of “changing sh***y nappies”, turning his mind to fatherhood after the experience of a lifetime, but the future holds more glamour than that.

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Josh Warrington celebrates becoming Leeds' first boxing world champion

"I can die a happy man." Warrington ecstatic after historic world title win

Josh Warrington admitted he could “die a happy man” after becoming Leeds’ first boxing world champion with a sensational win over IBF featherweight holder Lee Selby.
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Josh Warrington celebrates as a split decision over Lee Selby goes his way.

Immediate Warrington-Frampton clash "too soon" - but Frank Warren ready to make "natural fight"

Promoter Frank Warren said an All-British showdown between Josh Warrington and Carl Frampton was likely to wait until next year after Warrington positioned himself amongst boxing’s elite featherweights with a brilliant win over Lee Selby.

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Jubilant Josh Warrington crowned world IBF featherweight champion at Elland Road

LEEDS boxer Josh Warrington was crowned IBF featherweight champion of the world amid a superb atmosphere at Elland Road after producing a brilliant performance to defeat defending champion Lee Selby on points despite a rather mystifying split decision from the judges.

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Nicola Adams

Warrington v Selby: Different class Adams stops opponent in first round

LEEDS golden girl Nicola Adams defeated Soledad Del Valle Frias after just two minutes of Saturday night's international flyweight contest at Elland Road.
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Warrington v Selby: Financial security for family is world title spur

LEEDS’S Josh Warrington will fulfil a long-term plan when he steps out for tonight’s IBF featherweight world title showdown at Elland Road.

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Lee Selby and Josh Warrington.

Josh Warrington needs to produce fight of his life – Woodhall

Josh Warrington will need the performance of his career against “one of the most underestimated boxers in the country” tonight, according to ex-world champion Richie Woodhall.

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