How memory of late 'Baby Lee' Jegels inspired Fortuin to win SA title

Sky’s the limit for new Eastern Cape-born bantamweight champ who’s had her share of setbacks

It is three years since Leighandre “Baby Lee” Jegels died in a hail of bullets fired by her estranged policeman boyfriend, but to her friend and new SA bantamweight champion Sharadene Fortuin she is still very much part of her boxing career...

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