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Boxing: West Ham Boys make bright start to season

PUBLISHED: 17:00 01 October 2018

West Ham's Jordan Dujon with coaches Tony Griffiths and Johnny Vaughan

West Ham's Jordan Dujon with coaches Tony Griffiths and Johnny Vaughan

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West Ham Boys got the new competitive boxing season off to a flying start at the weekend.

West Ham's Callum Naylor with coach Russell GerardWest Ham's Callum Naylor with coach Russell Gerard

Callum Naylor made the long trip up to the Midlands on Friday to make his Hammers debut against Nottingham youngster Muhammad Al Harbi.

And Naylor dominated from the very first bell, pushing his rival back with a strong and controlled display of boxing to earn a unanimous points win.

Saturday saw seniors Jordan Dujon and Dennis Daglis claim wins in the National Development Championships.

And Dujon went on to be crowned London champion on Sunday, earning a spot in the pre-quarters alongside club juniors Paddy Connors, Omar Jamal and Zayed Mohammed.

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