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Don’t Get Ready, Stay Ready: Jerome Campbell Interview

As the chants of “we don’t get ready, we stay ready!” rang noisily around York Hall, Jerome “Stay Ready” Campbell went into the fourth and final round of his fight with Jamie Speight. Speight, a former Southern Area Featherweight champion, despite being on the road now, is no fool. After …

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Dreaming of a Whyte Christmas: Whyte Chisora 2 Preview

The first fight between Dillian Whyte and Dereck Chisora was a heavyweight grudge match to remember. Plenty of fuss was made about their pre-fight antics but all was forgiven as fans watched the pair go to war in December of 2016. Two years on, on December 22nd, fans can expect …

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A Game to the Throne: Tin Foil Hat Time

Disclaimer: This article has been updated after the WBC ordered the immediate rematch between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder. Saturday’s sensational heavyweight class between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder was supposed to give the victor more of a strangle hold on being the man in the division. But what the …

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Are You Not Entertained

Mixed success for the Southpaw Jab team was but a drop in the boxing ocean of a great Goodwin supply of leather on skin action. It’s my article, I’ll use that metaphor. One of three title fights- Deion Jumah‘s inevitable stoppage of Ossie Jervier was great fun if you weren’t …

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Hughes and Heavens Find York Hall Typically Tough Host

York Hall, intimidating to a first timer like me, but inspiringly so. A cracking East End atmosphere greeted the two Team Southpaw Jab fighters, and dozens of other perfectly primed professionals on the busy Goodwin Boxing card last Saturday. Ricky Heavens was right back on the horse, desperate to return …

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Light Heavyweight: An Underrated Division?

The light heavyweight division has been an overlooked division since Andre Ward retired from the sport. But, why is it hardly talked about across the world despite there being many talented fighters who seek the belts more than money? The light heavyweights would have been a great division for the …

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November Fighter of the Month

We are at the end of November (already!) so we are ready with our nominations for the Southpaw Jab Fighter of the Month. A little change up this month – we are writing a short review as to why they have been nominated as three of our four finalists were …

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We Go Again – Ricky Heavens Returns

Saturday 1st December 2018: three title fights take place at York Hall, but for #TeamSouthpawJab’s Ricky Heavens, there’s a different sporting challenge to overcome. Having suffered his first professional loss to Duane Green last September, “Slick Rick” is looking to put that loss behind him, taking on the awkward Victor …

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