southpaw


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southpaw

n. a left-handed person. My sister is a southpaw, but I’m not.
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He has had great success in his career with southpaws in general.
Adams said: "I had him going a few times and I will definitely beat him next time"I just need more experience of boxing southpaws because they are a nightmare to fight.
Granite City fish-filleter Burnett said: 'Many southpaw fighters hate boxing fellow southpaws and in the past that was my biggest weakness - I couldn't handle fellow portside opponents like McArthur.
Herol Graham is fully aware that IBF super-middleweight champion Charles Brewer dislikes southpaws, counter-punchers and can have a suspect chin, writes DAVID FIELD.
I've seen a couple of little snippets of the work AJ has been doing and none of it seems to be against a southpaw.
The key to fighting southpaws and the key for Tony on Saturday is to throw combinations.
Last time I lost a fight (to Kenny Egan at the Olympics in 2008) it was against a southpaw.
But Calzaghe said: "I know he's beaten quite a few southpaws, but I'm a totally different southpaw to anyone he's fought before.
The Danes' promoter, Mogens Palle, expects Jensen to be offered the job if he impresses this weekend when he fights New York southpaw Lou del Valle, a former WBA light-heavy champion, in his home town of Horsens.
His southpaw style is expected to be a tough nut for Trinidad to crack, but Trinidad is the harder puncher.
Motherwell Forgewood-based Hastie outscored Danish Southpaw Kenny Egrup in Oslo to become the first-ever Scottish boxer to win an event on his debut at light-weltwerweight.
WBO featherweight champion Scott Harrison concedes he was a relieved man when southpaw Walter Estrada was named as his replacement opponent for the second defence of his title next Saturday at Braehead Arena.
Juarez (1-0, 0 KOs), of Houston, Texas looked polished in his pro debut, scoring a unanimous decision victory over tough southpaw Adorno (2-1, 0 KOs), of Morovis, Puerto Rico.
Haye added: "He beat Roberto Cammarelle in the Olympics, but he has also been stopped by one in the European Final when he got hit on the button by a small southpaw.
Promoter Eddie Hearn has arranged for the 'Bomber' to share the ring with some of the Big Apple's top southpaw talent to help him prepare for Adonis Stevenson on November 30.