1972 Munich Olympic Games light middleweight bronze medalist, 1971 Amateur Boxing Association of England Middleweight Champion, and 1977 European Middleweight Champion who had a professional boxing record of 39-9 with one no contest.
He made his debut in 1972 against Maurice Thomas and defeated him by knock out in the 6th round.
He won the first 11 fights of his professional career before falling to Don McMillan.
He was born in Crawley, England.
He defeated Emile Griffith by points after ten rounds in a 1977 fight.