|Record:||W18 (8) - L2 - D1|
|Status:||Former South Area Super Featherweight Champion|
Boy Jones Jr is a talented export from Chingford, London. The Lightweight boxer turned professional at 18-years-old in 2015.
Name: Ben Jones.
Nickname: “Boy Jones Jr”.
Date of Birth: December 17th, 1996.
Place of Birth: Ilford, Essex, England.
Place of residence: Chingford, Essex, England.
Age started boxing: 14.
Promoter: Frank Warren.
Manager: Andy Ayling.
Trainer: Dominic Negus.
Training base: Five Star, Romford.
Amateur club: – .
Amateur credentials: – .
First boxing memory: I’d have to say staying up to watch Ricky Hatton win his belt against Tszyu; what a fight!
Childhood heroes: Ricky Hatton, he left me a voice message before my debut which was unbelievable.
Favourite all-time fighter: Ricky Hatton.
Best fight you’ve seen: Arturo Gatti vs. Micky Ward.
Hobbies and interests: Spending quality time with my Mum, brothers and girlfriend.
Hardest part of being a boxer: Not being able to eat cakes and pancakes! You have to make a lot of sacrifices but it’s all worth it.
Favourite music: I like all the old the old school stuff; Chaz and Dave, UB40 and Elvis Presley to name a few.
Favourite movies: Anything Disney, Lion King all the way!
Training routine: On an average day I’ll get up nice and early and head over to the track with Dom for some track work. I’ll then head back home for some breakfast and a half hour kip. My afternoons are spent in the gym and doing a bit of sparring and pad work.
Hardest man ever faced: It would have to be Kaye Prosper in sparring, he’s got a hell of an uppercut on him!
Job outside of boxing: None, boxing is my life.
One interesting fact about yourself: I managed to get a pea stuck up my nose a couple of years ago!
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|20/05/2017||Lee Connelly||Copper Box Arena, London||PTS||6|
|25/11/2016||Martin Hillman||Brentwood Centre, Brentwood, Essex||UD||10|
|08/10/2016||Tamas Laska||Harrow Leisure Centre||TKO|
|09/06/2016||Russ Midgley||York Hall, Bethnal Green||TKO|
|30/04/2016||Aron Szilagyi||Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London||TKO|
|25/03/2016||Gyula Tallosi||York Hall, Bethnal Green||KO|
|03/02/2016||Simas Volosinas||Prince Regent Hotel, Chigwell, Essex||PTS|
|19/11/2016||Michael Stupart||Prince Regent Hotel, Chigwell, Essex||TKO|
|26/09/2015||Antonio Horvatic||Wembley Arena, London, United Kingdom||PTS||4|
|24/07/2015||Janis Puksins||Wembley Arena, London, United Kingdom||TKO||2|
|12/06/2015||Jamie Quinn||York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom||PTS||4|
|09/05/2015||Aaron Flinn||Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom||KO||1|
|28/02/2015||Joe Beeden||O2 Arena (Millenium Dome), Greenwich, London, United Kingdom||PTS||4|