Why did Tony Jeffries stop boxing?

On 23 September 2012, Tony Jeffries announced on Facebook that he has retired. The numerous issues with his hands and unsuccessful surgery and treatment left him with no choice but to retire.

Is Tony Jeffries undefeated?

Tony has been in the gym nearly every single day since he was ten years old, competing competitively for a total of 17 years. Unfortunately, his boxing career came to an end in 2012, when he was forced to retire as an undefeated professional due to severe hand injuries.

Who trained Tony Jeffries?

Tony Jeffries was taught to box at the age of 10 by his uncle who had a brief career as a professional boxer in the 1980s. He represented England at the 2006 Commonwealth Games and at the 2007 World Championships where he was a quarter finalist thereby earning a place at the Beijing Olympics.

How old is Tony Jeffries?

37 years (March 2, 1985)
Tony Jeffries / Age

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How did Tony Jeffries get injured?

I couldn’t zip my trousers or turn a door key, this went on until I was 27 years of age and forced me to retire from boxing in 2012. I 2012 I had an MRI and discovered I had a big hole in one knuckle and a big tear in a tendon.

How tall is Tony Jeffries?

1.85 m
Tony Jeffries / Height

Did Tony Jeffries retire?

Now he lives in Santa Monica, owns two gyms and has two young girls with his wife Sarah, his childhood sweetheart. But that is not why he is glad his boxing career ended at 27.