BOXING SLIDESHOW: Kirk Goodings wins English title against Paul Truscott

IT WAS an English Championship war as Kirk Goodings defeated Middlesbrough’s Paul Truscott at Houghton-le-Spring.

Sunderland star Goodings outpointed the brave Truscott after 10 action-packed rounds.

FEELING CHAMPION: Kirk Goodings with his fans after winning the English title

FEELING CHAMPION: Kirk Goodings with his fans after winning the English title

Enjoy Tom Collins slideshow here.