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Double Olympic Gold Medallist Nicola Adams OBE

Magnificent seven: The inspirational women YEP readers want to see honoured with a statue

A host of high-achieving women from Leeds have been named by readers as people they would most like to see honoured with a statue in the city.

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Nicola Adams (right) against Virginia Noemi Carcamo in the International Flyweight Contest at Manchester Arena. (Picture: Simon Cooper/PA Wire)

Nicola Adams eager for her first fight in Leeds for two decades

Nicola Adams is relishing the chance to fight in her home city of Leeds for the first time in over 20 years after a successful debut win over Argentina’s Virginia Carcamo on Saturday night.

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Nicola Adams (right) celebrates victory over Virginia Noemi Carcamo.

Adams’ debut victory as a professional paves way for Leeds homecoming

Nicola Adams paved the way for a glorious return to her home city of Leeds next month after sailing to a points win over Argentina’s Virginia Carcamo on her professional debut at the Manchester Arena.

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Nicola Adams (left) on her way to beating Virginia Noemi Carcamo in the International Flyweight Contest at Manchester Arena (Photo: PA)

'The Lioness' Nicola Adams wins first professional bout as she prepares for Leeds homecoming

Nicola Adams paved the way for a glorious return to her home city of Leeds next month after sailing to a points win over Argentina's Virginia Carcamo on her professional debut at the Manchester Arena.

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Double Olympic Gold Medallist Nicola Adams OBE. Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Nicola Adams set to take her first step on road to world title

Yorkshire’s Olympic heroine Nicola Adams is champing at the bit ahead of her professional debut at Manchester Arena tonight – which is planned to be step one en route to becoming champion of the world.

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Yorkshire boxing greats Josh Warrington and Nicola Adams top a stellar fight card at Leeds First Direct Arena on May 13

WIN: Big fight tickets to see Josh Warrington and Nicola Adams at Leeds First Direct Arena

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Nicola Adams

Carcamo provides Nicola Adams’ first professional test

Nicola Adams will face Argentina’s Virginia Noemi Carcamo on her professional boxing debut at the Manchester Arena on April 8.

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IBF Youth World Middleweight champion Reece Cartwright (
Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe)

Champion Cartwright looks to unify division in mega bout

LEEDS boxer Reece Cartwright has vowed to open further doors in his burgeoning professional career in a Germany versus England unification bout in Leeds in May.

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Nicola and Marlen pictured together (Instagram @marlen_esparza)

Leeds boxer Nicola Adams finds love with ring rival

Leeds's Olympic boxing hero Nicola Adams has revealed that she has found love ahead of her first professional bout - with a rival fighter.

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Stars come to Leeds for night of wrestling

WWE Bushwacker headlines wrestling bill in Leeds

Calling all wrestling fans - fancy a night of elbow drops and powerslams in Leeds this month?

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Connor Loftus

Boxing: Leeds Lionhearts ready to roar for GB

LEEDS boxers Jack Bateson and Connor Loftus are hoping to create a mighty roar for the British Lionhearts in this Wednesday’s World Series of Boxing assignment against Morocco Atlas Lions at York Hall.

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Oops - Johnny Nelson comes adrift

TV exposure! The awkward moment Sheffield boxing hero Johnny Nelson’s pants burst

Johnny Nelson is a big guy.

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The scene of last night's mass brawl at a boxing match at Elland Road

Watch: Leeds Elland Road boxing match abandoned after brawl

Police are investigating after a mass brawl involving 40 people, and leaving three people needing hospital treatment, broke out at a boxing match in Leeds.

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Rebecca Gallantree and Nicola Adams.

Gallantree hails city’s sporting stars ahead of Leeds Sports Awards

SOME six weeks after announcing her retirement, glory at the 2017 Leeds Sports Awards would have been a fitting end to Becky Gallantree’s career.

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Nicola Adams.

Golden girl Nicola Adams on a mission to emulate her hero Ali

LEEDS boxing star Nicola Adams hardly needs reminding of her achievements in the amateur ranks.

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Boxing: Warrington and Adams ‘flying flag’ for the city

TALKS have begun to organise Josh Warrington a world title fight against Lee Selby at Elland Road this summer, a bout Warrington admits would take him to the “next level” in his burgeoning career.

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Boxing: Nicola Adams will fight on the Josh Warrington undercard

NICOLA Adams will join fellow Leeds fighter Josh Warrington in fighting professionally at the city’s First Direct Arena on Saturday, May 13 after turning down a third Olympics to go pro with Frank Warren.

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Nicola Adams. PIC: PA

Leeds’s own Olympic champion Nicola Adams joins professional ranks

Two-time Olympic champion Nicola Adams has signed a long-term promotional deal to turn professional with Frank Warren.

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Great Britain's Nicola Adams is to turn professional with her first bour set for Manchester on April 8. (Picture: PA)

Double Olympic champion Nicola Adams turns professional – fights in Leeds in May

Two-time Olympic champion Nicola Adams has signed a long-term promotional deal to turn professional with Frank Warren.

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