Meeting The Legend Nigel Benn

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As some of you may now already know I have recently been up at Matchroom gym training with some of the best boxers in the world. I have had the opportunity to test my abilities in sparring against English, British and near World Champion material with the likes of Martin Ward, Ohara Davies and Connor Benn! During this time I have also had the opportunity to meet Connor Benn’s father, the living legend that is Nigel Benn who was voted the greatest middleweight champion to have ever lived. Not only did we meet but he was interested and kind enough to take me on the pads and show me some moves: