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Tuesday 03 August, 2004

Sports & Leisure Group PLC

Statement re. Danny Williams


3 August 2004

                         Sports and Leisure Group Plc                          

                         Statement re. Danny Williams                          

Sports Network, the partnership in which Sports and Leisure Group Plc recently
announced its intention to acquire the remaining 74% interest that it does not
own, issued the following announcement concerning one of its boxers, Danny
Williams.

Frank Warren of Sports Network stated that he was delighted with the
outstanding performance of Danny Williams in defeating Mike Tyson by a fourth
round knockout. 'I always believed in Danny Williams which is why I was
prepared to make the match against Mike Tyson. We now have the luxury of
considering a number of lucrative offers for Danny's next fight. This win puts
Danny Williams at the forefront of the world heavyweight championship scene.'

Sports Network has an exclusive multi-fight promotional contract with Danny
Williams.

For further information contact:

Ed Simons, Chief Executive

Sports and Leisure Group Plc

Tel. 01992 505550

Adam Reynolds

Hansard Communications

Tel. 020 7245 1100