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Gambian Boxer Badou Jack Insists He Draws Inspiration from “Worst Cut in History of Boxing”

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Gambian boxer Badou Jack insists he draws only inspiration from the nasty cut he suffered against Marcus Browne.

36-year-old Jack lost to his opponent on 117–110, 116–111 and 119–108 in the seventh round in what was a one way traffic.

Badou ended up sustaining a deep cut that needed ten stitches culminating from a clash of heads around the sixth round of the duel.

Badou still pocketed a whopping D25,572,761 dalasis on that night.

Looking back, the father-of-two said: “When I suffered what many called “the worst cut in history of boxing” caused by a head butt. Even with a gash that required 3 layers of over 100 stitches and losing a lot of blood, I kept fighting. Pain is temporary, quitting lasts forever…”

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Jack was born in Sweden but competed for Gambia in the 2008 Beijing Olympics and currently resides in Las Vegas.

He has 22 wins of 28 fights with three draws.

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