Mark Dickinson readies to make his professional debut

When and why you began boxing:
Round age six I began going to the fitness center. That was as a result of my uncles [Jon Lewis and Travis Dickinson] each boxed and I adopted them there. Actually I simply wished to be like them.

Favorite all-time fighter:

Marvin Hagler’s in all probability my favorite to look at however I believe Floyd Mayweather’s one of the best of all time. Hagler will get caught in.

Greatest struggle you’ve seen:
I like Gatti-Ward however Hagler-Hearns is an efficient one as effectively.

Private profession spotlight:

Clearly getting on Staff GB as an newbie was good and that. However I’m not likely the kind of individual to look again on my achievements. I simply wish to preserve shifting ahead. I simply see that as one thing I’ve performed now and I’ve obtained to maneuver on from.

Hardest opponent:
I boxed an Armenian [Arman Darchinyan, who would become a Tokyo Olympian] within the World championships after I was 19 or 20. He was correctly powerful. He was simply strolling via my punches, which I’ve by no means actually had earlier than. That’s man energy, which is simply beginning to come for me now.

Greatest and worst attributes as a boxer:
I believe my greatest attribute is I’m not only a one-style child. I can field, I can field going ahead, inside, lengthy vary. My worst might be my weight loss program – Ben Davison is sorting that out for me.

Coaching tip:
Give 100 per cent at it or go house.

Favorite meal/restaurant:

I like a pleasant Indian.

Greatest buddy in boxing:
Will Cawley. I met him on GB, we have been in the identical flat collectively on GB after which we turned professional collectively and got here down right here [in Essex].

Different sportsperson you want to be:
I’d be a footballer as a result of they receives a commission properly.

Final movie/collection you noticed:
Breaking Unhealthy, that’s unreal.

Who would play you in a movie of your life:
That’s a tough one. Leonardo DiCaprio!

Have you ever ever been starstruck:
Probably not. I type of simply take a look at everybody the identical.

Final time you cried:
The final time I keep in mind crying was after I obtained beat within the European Video games.

Greatest recommendation obtained:
You may by no means be taught an excessive amount of.

Worst hearsay about your self:
None that I do know of. However I suppose all press is sweet press, isn’t it?

One thing not many individuals find out about you:
I don’t dwell an thrilling life. I simply go to the fitness center. However I’ve type of come underneath the radar. Individuals who comply with newbie boxing, they’ll know who I’m. However the basic boxing fan, I believe they’re going to get a shock after I begin developing via the ranks.

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