Kickboxer Scott Marsden, 14, dies after Leeds title fight

A 14-year-old kickboxer has died after collapsing during a national title bout.

Scott Marsden was taken to hospital after needing urgent medical attention during the fight in Leeds on Saturday, but later died.

Scott was a member of Marsden’s All Styles Kickboxing, in Sheffield.

Jon Green, president of World Kickboxing Association (WKA) England, said Scott was “a well loved and respected fighter and sportsman”.

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