Josh Warrington is the currently mandatory for the IBF Featherweight World Title, WBC International Featherweight Champion and the former European, British and Commonwealth Featherweight Champion, he now holds the WBC International featherweight belt.
Boasting a perfect record of 26 wins from 26 fights including 6 knockouts, the Leeds Warrior is one of the brightest rising stars of world boxing.
His shows at Leeds Arena bring thousands of people from the city out in support of their local hero, in numbers usually only seen at Elland Road for Josh's beloved Leeds United.
As Josh has progressed from English Champion (13th fight) to have now made himself mandatory for the IBF World Title, he has united Leeds sport stars and fans behind him with even Vinnie Jones walking to the ring holding his belt, and has given tireless support to local and grass roots sport in his turn.
Boxing might be an individual sport, but when Josh Warrington fights, it's with a massive Leeds team behind him; support that is taking him to the pinnacle of his sport.