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Barnsley Boxer Battles Leukaemia

Tuesday November 11 2014




BARNSLEY boxer Lee Noble has revealed he is battling leukaemia.

The 27-year-old middleweight, from Dodworth, had won his last five bouts and had set his sights on winning the English title.

Noble announced his illness on Facebook, writing: "Well it's fair to say my heart and soul as been torn out - I’ve been diagnosed with leukaemia. Please don’t worry for me just support and pray for me, it’s just another fight in my life I have to win."

Lee had his first session of chemotherapy on November 5 and has vowed to fight the disease.

"I promise to you all I will fight and fight and fight and fight until this horrible disease dies and leaves me alone," he added.

"This is just another chapter in my crazy life and with all your love and support and my fight we will kick its a**e."

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Reply Posted by George on Tuesday November 11 2014 at 10:47
Great fighter and hope you win this biggest battle , chin up and keep strong.

Reply Posted by sharon on Tuesday November 11 2014 at 12:05
Come on Lee we are all rooting for you and you are definitely in my prayers, I kicked it's a**se 10 years ago . Keep strong xxx

Reply Posted by kelky on Tuesday November 11 2014 at 18:33
lee you'll be fine am sure your strong willed mate keep smiling all the best pal.

Reply Posted by gareth on Tuesday November 11 2014 at 18:50
it all ways takes the good blokes and lasses your a proper fighter lee and you will fight this pal

Reply Posted by bfc:) on Tuesday November 11 2014 at 20:00
C'mon young lad this will be the biggest fight of your life show that C your best left/right hook....

Reply Posted by Luke&nat on Sunday November 16 2014 at 11:45
my partner faught this battle 19 years ago and won he says good look mate you can do it