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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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Brownlee brothers named among UK's most influential people.

Brownlee brothers named among UK's most influential people.

The Leeds triathletes have appeared on the latest Debrett's 500 list, which includes some of the most inspiring Britons from a range of fields.
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Alistair Brownlee (left) and Nick Skelton with The Duke of Cambridge during the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2016. Photo: David Davies/PA Wire.

SPOTY 2016: Leeds sporting heroes in the spotlight

IT MAY have been Andy Murray who took the title, but there was still plenty for Leeds to be proud of tonight as viewers of BBC Sports Personality of the Year were reminded about the successes of the city’s sporting heroes.

Great Britain's Nicola Adams during her flyweight semi final match against China's Ren Cancan

Rio 2016: History and the future of boxing in the hands of a smiling Nicola Adams

Boxing has taken a battering in Rio. Step forward Nicola Adams with the chance to put the smile back on the face of her beloved sport.

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Rio 2016: Nicola Adams eyes Olympic history – again

Music awards, movie premieres and meetings with the Queen.

Kirkstall Abbey taken from the air. PIC: Patrick O Frani

From Damaged Goods to Don Revie, our definitive A-Z guide to Leeds

Think you know Leeds? Well think again: we present the latest in our definitive A-Z guides to Yorkshire’s towns and cities with a look at Leeds.

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