BOXING Mike Stafford wins on home turf at Southport Floral Hall March 2nd, 2014 admin Latest News Latest Sports Shares Comments BOXING Mike Stafford wins on home turf at The Floral Hall Southport Friday night was big boxing night in Southport as two local fighters pulled in the crowds. Southport fighter Mike Stafford took his first fight on the way down to light heavyweight over six rounds against Derby’s Elvis Dube ABOVE: Stafford entering the ring ABOVE: Dube entering the ring As you would expect, Stafford (13st) made most of the running throughout, with Dube (12st 13lbs) cautious but durable on the back foot. Stafford’s efforts to land power shots were appreciated by the home crowd. He kept his guard low and looked to catch Dube off balance, but the experienced Derby journeyman was typically evasive and threw responses when necessary. Phil Edwards scored 60-54 for Stafford, who is looking to get in on the amongst the domestic titles at light heavyweight. The show was streamed live and free on VIPBOXING.TV Photographs below by Henry McCluskey Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Related Comments comments!