Bendigo is credited with inventing the southpaw stance in boxing.
His Sicilian opponent had never previously been stopped but one vicious uppercut unleashed from a southpaw stance had him seeing stars early on.
Marvin Hagler was a great fighter who fought mainly as a southpaw , but was very effective switching to fighting right handed.
The southpaw boxer revealed that after carefully looking at his career following the defeat, he decided to hang up his gloves as he regarded it a mammoth task to relaunch his career without a steadfast promoter.
Fighting from the left-handed southpaw stance, Magee's slashing left hands and jabs kept Hatton off balance for the majority of the opening stages.
He was a converted southpaw ; thus he favoured the left hand heavily.
For the first four rounds, he fought from an orthodox stance as much as his more familiar southpaw stances.
Although Vabaza clearly retained his crown, Matumla never stopped trying and at times managed to land with his left hooks as he was also fighting from a southpaw stance.
In the second round, Simms switched to a southpaw stance, which paid quick dividends.
The Galway southpaw , a classy boxer, matched him in every department and came out a convincing points winner.