“I’m a nobody. I’m nothing, Yet five and a half thousand people turned up to watch me.” – Shea Neary
He asked the ref to let him carry on after acknowledging the quality of the shots, but Shea got straight back to work and the gripping contest was stopped by referee Darryl Ribbink.
Shea came back four months later to take a points win away from Alan Bosworth, then eight months after the defeat to Mickey Ward, he took on Eamonn Magee for the Commonwealth Light-Welterweight Title.
How would you describe your fight style Shea?
Who do you wish you had fought?
and all time British would be John Conteh
Which 3 people would you be stranded on a desert island with?