When Chadderton Boxing Club opened for business this week, the locals were hoping for a famous face to launch it.
What they got was something very special.
One of the all-time greats, Sugar Ray Leonard, a member of boxing's hall of fame, dropped in to pass on a few tips to the town's fledgling fighters.
He gave his only interview to Chris Hall:-
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