Originally Posted by ipswich express
I'm sure they'd have done their home work. Believe McGuigan is training Flintoff.
The story goes that McGuigan "hand picked Dawson as Flintoff's opponent".
Hardly a compliment to Dawson that he's been hand picked as the guy they think a career cricketer with a crash course in boxing can beat. Still he gets for his trouble the trip, a payday and an opponent he should have a chance of beating.