Double Olympic champion is the first female fighter to sign for veteran promoter Frank Warren.
Hundreds of sports stars, celebrities, scientists, community champions and politicians have been recognised in the New Year Honours.
The shortlist for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year has been announced and it features LGBT athletes.
Introducing DIVA magazine inaugural celebration of the LGBTI+ people who make a real difference.
Nicola Adams makes history by winning gold to retain her Olympic flyweight boxing title with a unanimous points decision over France’s Sarah Ourahmoune.