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Andrea Radrizzani sends Twitter message to Leeds-mad Josh Warrington

Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani looks on before kick off during the Sky Bet Championship match between Charlton Athletic and Leeds United at The Valley on September 28, 2019 in London,...

Leeds United fans will have loved seeing Josh Warrington's victory last night.

Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani looks on before kick off during the Sky Bet Championship match between Charlton Athletic and Leeds United at The Valley on September 28, 2019 in London,...

With the international break upon us once again, fans have been turning their attentions elsewhere – and Leeds United supporters focused on boxing.

Leeds-born and Leeds United-mad Josh Warrington was in action on Saturday night, defending his IBF featherweight title in Leeds at the First Direct Arena.

 

Frenchman Sofiane Tachoukt was his opponent this time, with Warrington looking to avoid the end of his unbeaten streak, which stood at 29-0 before last night's bout.

Warrington made it 30-0 in convincing fashion, beating Tachoukt in the second round via technical knockout, successfully defending his title in the process.

Of course, the city of Leeds was buzzing with Warrington's latest hometown victory, and he'll be receiving messages from so many people connected with Leeds over the coming hours.

Josh Warrington celebrates winning the IBF world featherweight Title Fight between Josh Warrington and Sofiane Takoucht at the First Direct Arena on October 12, 2019 in Leeds, England.

He even received a message from Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani, who made sure that Warrington got some congratulations from the Whites.

Radrizzani tweeted a photo of Warrington winning the fight, and told him that the whole of Leeds is proud of him having again done the city proud with a great victory.

Josh Warrington (C) knocks down Sofiane Takoucht during the IBF world featherweight Title Fight between Josh Warrington and Sofiane Takoucht at the First Direct Arena on October 12, 2019...

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