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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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IBF World Featherweight champion Josh Warrington. PIC: Steve Riding

Boxing: World champion Warrington ‘won’t dance to anyone else’s tune’ when it comes to title defence

Josh Warrington has played down talk of him and Carl Frampton meeting before the end of the year and hinted at an October date for his first defence of the IBF featherweight title.

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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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Leeds boxer Abby Briggs, 12, in action (in red) in Bulgaria.

Why this young Leeds boxer packs a punch in Bulgaria

A KNOCK-OUT boxer who started training at just four years old is celebrating after taking home a silver medal at an international competition.

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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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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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Leeds' IBF World Featherweight champion, Josh Warrington. PIC: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Josh Warrington leaving no stone unturned in effort to fight Carl Frampton

JOSH WARRINGTON has suggested that a mouth-watering fight with Carl Frampton at Windsor Park in August could still be on, declaring: “We will see if we can make it possible.”

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WORLD BEATER: Josh Warrington on his way to victory against Lee Selby at Elland Road on Saturday night. Picture: PA.

Tale of the Tape: Who could be next in line for Leeds' boxing hero Josh Warrington ...

AFTER Josh Warrington joined the world’s elite by claiming the IBF featherweight title against Lee Selby on Saturday, the YEP looks at possible future opponents
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Josh Warrington celebrates at Elland Road,

How Sheffield boxer had a hand in Leeds’ champion Josh Warrington’s historic win

Leeds’ new world champion Josh Warrington’s family have hailed the help their fighter received from Sheffield sparring partner Atif Shafiq.

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Josh Warrington celebrates beating Lee Selby.

Warrington goes up in Frampton’s estimations

Carl Frampton’s trainer Jamie Moore admitted that IBF champion Josh Warrington would be a “more difficult fight than we anticipated” after Warrington produced what Moore called his “Ricky Hatton moment” on Saturday night.

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VIDEO - Watch world champion Josh Warrington’s post-fight Elland Road press conference in full

JOSH WARRINGTON stunned the boxing world on Saturday night at Elland Road when he beat defending IBF world featherweight champion Lee Selby in front of more than 20,000 fans.

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The photos that show how Leeds and Josh Warrington conquered the world

Josh Warrington made history at Elland Road on Saturday evening after he defeated Lee Selby to claim the IBF featherweight world title - take a look at our gallery from a historic night for the city of Leeds and one of its most adored sons.

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Champion Josh Warrington eyes Las Vegas showdown

Josh Warrington said he planned to take his IBF featherweight title and his army of supporters to Las Vegas after announcing himself on the world stage with an historic win over Lee Selby.

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Josh Warrington, left and Lee Selby

Warrington claims world title on a night no-one will forget

IN THE war of words leading up to Saturday night’s world title fight, Leeds featherweight Josh Warrington can well remember one remark made by defending champion Lee Selby at a press conference in January.

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Josh Warrington v Lee Selby World title fight at Elland Road, Leeds sat 19th may 2018'Josh won on points'Pictured with wife Natasha after his win

Hats off to team Warrington, the world champions

That is has taken so long for this great city to produce a world champion boxer tells you all you need to know about the scale of Josh Warrington’s achievement on Saturday night.

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Nicola Adams  in action against Soledad Del Valle Frias.

Nicola Adams closes in on Leeds world title bout after impressive victory

NICOLA Adams looked for Frank Warren to organise her a world title fight in Leeds after blasting to victory in the latest bout of her perfect professional career.

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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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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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