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Josh Warrington stays calm as Lee Selby talks up Leeds fight

leeds FEATHERWEIGHT boxing star 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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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, left, and Dennis Ceylan

Parenthood an added incentive for world title hopeful Warrington

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 faces Dennis Ceylan during a press conference at Leeds City Museum.

Warrington’s looking beyond Ceylan to world title success

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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Josh Warrington before his bout with Dennis Ceylan.

Leeds fighter Warrington’s world title vow

Boxing champion Josh Warrington says he will not rest until he has brought a world title back to Leeds, declaring: “I am not going to slip up now.”

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JUST CHAMPION: Josh Warrington celebrates his win over Spains Kiko Martinez at the First Direct Arena in May. PIC: James Hardisty

City’s sporting winners unite behind The Leeds Warrior

THEY are sporting winners who definitely love the city of Leeds.

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Leeds Warrior Josh Warrington and Bengal Brasserie managing director Malik Miah celebrating knockout new curry - 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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Watch Josh Warrington's emotional speech on Elland Road pitch ahead of world title fight

Josh Warrington takes on undefeated Dane Dennis Ceylan in a Final Eliminator for the IBF Featherweight World title at the First Direct Arena on Saturday 21st October, live on BT Sport and BoxNation.

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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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A Mixed Martial Arts fight that has been years in the making will happen this weekend at Sheffield Arena and we have a knockout prize - tickets to be won every day this week to see it for FREE.

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Leeds boxer Nicola Adams' latest fight cancelled

Leeds boxer Nicola Adams' latest fight cancelled

Nicola Adams' fight with Hungarian Alexandra Vlajk was called off shortly before the start time last night because of a problem with her opponent's blood test.

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Nicola Adams.

No gamble for golden girl Adams in opting for Las Vegas

Nicola Adams will fulfil her dream of fighting in Las Vegas on Saturday night when she steps out on the undercard of the blockbuster world title bout between Saul Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin.

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ACB 70 Basttle of Britain at Sheffield Arena, September 23, 2017.

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Battle Of Britain ACB 70 will see Mixed Martial Arts cage fighting action returns to Sheffield Arena this month and we have a knockout prize - five pairs of tickets to be won.

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