Ashford Boxing Club have just uploaded a video of John boxing in 1990. This was a grudge match with John and his contestant both being respected boxers. His opponent, Eddie Knight, had beaten Scott Welch, who became British and Commonwealth heavyweight Champion and world title challenger.
Eddie Knight also turned professional and rose to become Southern Area Champion. John had never seen this fight before and was handing out trophies at a local show and was told about the DVD by the Ashford trainer who has now put it on Youtube. John won best boxer of the night for his performance in this fight and went on to become ranked No2 ABA Heavyweight of Great Britain.
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