Professional heavyweight boxer who, in July 2016, won the then-vacant WBC international heavyweight title. He is also a former kickboxing champion of both the BIKMA British super-heavyweight and the European K1 titles.
He began boxing during his pre-teen years at Miguel's Boxing Gym in London. He stated that it changed the course of his life, as he did not care for school.
He won the then-vacant WBC Silver International heavyweight title in a bout against Brian Minto in September 2015.
He has a brother named Dean.
He has fought fellow British heavyweight boxer Anthony Joshua at both the amateur and professional levels.