Hot off the heels of signing star amateur Ian Butcher, Prospect Promotions are pleased to confirm the signing of former commonwealth title contender and current Scottish Featherweight title champion Kris “Badger” Hughes (13-1) .
Hughes will make his Prospect Début at Wishaw Sports Centre on the 28th October ,and will make up one of the seven scheduled bouts featuring Prospect regulars John McCallum, Chris Steel and Paul Allison.
In his points victory over James Ancliffe,Hughes picked up a hand injury which has kept him out for a while “I have been out since winning the Scottish featherweight title after breaking my left hand in the 2nd round," said Hughes.
"I was back training again until I suffered another injury which put me out longer. I have and will be training with my dad and have been working on speed and powerfull body shots so I will be looking for a KO in my next fight!”
After spending time out the ring ,Hughes is excited to be getting back into it “ I cant wait for the 28th of October," insisted Hughes. "The fans can expect more controlled aggression from me with but still with my good boxing brain. Its seems like it been too long since my last fight”
After Making the switch to Prospect Boxing,Hughes reveals he’s excited about the future and explained what the plan is “I am happy with joining up with Paul Graham and the future will be a bright one at that. Titles are one of my main goals but I just want to get some warm up fights first before I go back into 10-12 round title fights”
Ticket details for prospect Boxing next show at Wishaw Sports Centre are available from www.prospectboxing.co.uk or calling 01698 338 888. The card sees the undefeated trio of John boy McCallum, Chris Steel and Paul Allison in action,And features the début of Motherwell’s Ian Butcher and comeback of Scottish Champion Kris Hughes .
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September 26, 2011