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OFORI TO MAKE FIRST DEFENCE OF SOUTHERN AREA TITLE

London’s Southern Area lightweight champion Jeff “Jeffy” Ofori will make the first defence of his title on the 29th June in Portsmouth against Lucas Ballingall. Ofori, 29, won the title thanks to a relentless performance against fellow Londoner Jumaane Camero in October last year, and kept busy with a points …

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EXCLUSIVE: Hollywood Josh Speaks Ahead of Southern Area Shot

Team Southpaw Jab’s “Hollywood Josh” Ejakpovi fights to win his first ever professional title on Saturday at York Hall. The super welterweight faces the similarly unbeaten Sean Robinson, in a mouth watering Southern Area Title clash. Speaking exclusively to Southpaw Jab ahead of this momentous occasion, he told me, “I’ve …

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Antwi delights in Southern Area Title Fight: Full Report from York Hall

British Warriors again put on a packed show at York Hall, testing their prospects and serving up another treat in the main event. They seem to do this a lot and although it is the boxers in the ring who deserve the vast majority of the plaudits, you can’t ignore …

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Linus Udofia: Me and Denzel will fight at some point – we’ve lit that fuse!

Chris Waddams caught up with Linus Udofia ahead of his Southern Area Title fight on the 2nd March. Linus talked openly about the withdrawal of Tey Lynn-Jones, other fighters calling him out and the trust he has in his team to guide his career

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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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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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The Weighting Game: Hughes Ready for Area Shot (and food)

Well known for his flamboyant (or hideous, depending on your tastes) kits, half arsed grammar and affable personality, it’s fair to say that super flyweight Jack Hughes is a very popular #TeamSouthpawJab member. The team WhatsApp group would certainly be less fun without him, as would the British super flyweight …

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British Warriors Serve Up A Treat At York Hall

pic: Scott Rawsthorne: IN @unknown_boxers While many eyes were on the WBSS card up in Scotland, British Warriors put on a very decent card at the Mecca of British Boxing; York Hall. With two tasty title fights which would not have been amiss on a televised card, it’s no surprise …

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