Feature | Jun 06 2018

Lawrence Okolie: ‘This is not a glamorous life’

Ahead of his Commonwealth title challenge, Lawrence Okolie speaks to John Dennen
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Lawrence Okolie & Isaac Chamberlain Weigh-In  |  Action Images/Andrew Couldridge

This feature was originally published in Boxing News magazine

HIS right hand hits the mitt with an audible crack. It reverberates through the Peacock gym. Lawrence Okolie is a tall, broad cruiserweight and he hits with real force. With trainer Brian O’Shaunnessy he prepares to challenge Luke Watkins for the Commonwealth title in what will only be Okolie’s ninth professional contest. He spoke to Boxing News ahead of that June 6 showdown.

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