BREAKING NEWS: Baby Jake Matlala dies

South African boxing legend Jacob “Baby Jake” Matlala has died at the age of 51 on Saturday 7 December 2013.

Matlala, 51, is a former South African boxer and junior flyweight champion.

He was the shortest boxing world champion ever, at just 1.47 metres.

Matlala held four titles and was the first South African to win belts in different weight divisions.

– SowetanLIVE

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