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When I was writing my notes for post fight interviews on a Hellraiser Boxing show at York Hall back in October 2017, I was intrigued by the debut of a former Aston Villa striker getting a lot of press in Birmingham. Not because of the switch in sports, but because …

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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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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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Jack Hughes Takes Shutout: Titles Soon?

Last Saturday at York Hall on the Goodwin Boxing Brawl in the Hall show, Team Southpaw Jab member Jack Hughes made a strong case to push upwards in the domestic super flyweight scene. Hughes won one of the last awarded, now that they have been discontinued, International Challenge Belts in …

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Jack Hughes Interview: If You’re Not Making Weight You’re Making Excuses

After an impressive performance to move up to 5-1, #TeamSouthpawJab member, super flyweight Jack Hughes spoke to our Adam Thorn. Jack has something big on the horizon it seems, maybe. Jack also offers his advice on making weight.

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“I’m a Champion Now” Jack Hughes on His First Title

#TeamSouthpawJab member Jack Hughes won his first title last night at York Hall. The super flyweight beat Georgi Georgiev to take the International Challenge belt home with him. He spoke to Southpaw Jab’s Adam Thorn in the aftermath about the win, his plans and THAT ring outfit.  

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