Young Redcar boxer Luke Sayers dreaming of Olympics


BBC Look North is focusing on sports stars of the future for its latest series of Sportskids.

Luke Sayers, 11, from Redcar, put on his first pair of boxing gloves a couple of years ago but he now trains four times a week and said there was nowhere he would rather be.

He hopes to follow in the footsteps of his hero Anthony Joshua, who won a gold medal at the Olympics.

Reporter Stephanie Cleasby joined him in the boxing ring to find out more.

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