Jenkins win caps ‘cigar day’ for university boxers

Boxer Lee Jenkins defeated Alfie Little in round two of the final fight of the night at Brighton University’s Boxing Show

Little, in blue, was pulled out midway through the second round by his coach after being given a standing count from the referee. Jenkins, a Sports Science student at the University, was fighting his 21st bout and landed a series mighty blows which rocked his oppenent.

Adam Haniver

Adam Haniver

It capped a wonderful show for the University boxing club who won all four of their fights. The night saw 11 matches in total in front of 200 supporters and officials.

Brighton University coach Adam Haniver said, “It was a cigar day and they can be very rare. Everyone executed their job very well and it has been a great show.”