Harper and Jonas share thrilling draw


Terri Harper retained her WBC women’s world super-featherweight title in a thrilling and controversial draw with fellow Briton Natasha Jonas.

In a bout that showed women’s boxing at its very finest, Jonas was cut early on but quickly found her composure.

In the eighth round Jonas hurt her rival with a left-right combination and she looked on the brink of winning a first world title at the age of 36.

But the judges scored it 96-94 for Harper, 96-95 for Jonas and 95-95.

More to follow.

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