World Boxing Association

Blog: He survived cancer and now wants a world title

By Hilmar Rojas Erazo 08/08/2014

Daniel Jacobs

Daniel Jacobs

This Saturday, the American Daniel Jacobs has the chance to become WBA middleweight world champion. It is a dream he that has since he started in boxing, but that may have become meaningful after becoming a cancer survivor.

Jacobs is one of those who have won the battle against the disease, them. For those who have had a relative or a friend with cancer, Jacobs is a hero.

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