Nicknamed “The Cobra,” known for an excellent chin and gutsy, interesting style; kept IBF, WBA, and WBC game titles. He began boxing in Nottingham at age 9. He received the WBC very middleweight name by defeating Jean Pascal despite entering the battle with a damaged rib. He was inside a romantic relationship with model and previous Miss Maxim Rachael Cordingley. He obtained a TKO triumph over Jermaine Taylor, knocking him towards the canvas within the 12th circular and pouring on the torrent of punches when he came back to his ft to pressure a referee stoppage.