YEP Says: Let's round off Rio with a smile

who would have imagined a few short years ago that Leeds would be waiting on tenterhooks for a woman's boxing final at the Olympics?

By The Newsroom
Friday, 19th August 2016, 3:34 pm
Updated Friday, 19th August 2016, 4:39 pm
GOING FOR GOLD: Nicola Adams.
GOING FOR GOLD: Nicola Adams.

Nicola Adams has broken new ground and made her sport one of the most-awaited events at the Rio finals.

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We have enjoyed no end of success at the games, thanks to the efforts of divers, high bar gymnasts triathletes and the rest. All it needs now to round off a memorable games is for Nicola to triumph, collect a gold medal and wow the world with her winning smile.

And if Leeds could host a return for all our Olympians, so much the better.