Originally Posted by Bodi
Done a couple of exhibitions with a long retired Steve Collins.
His words to me before the first time were "i'll go for you as hard as you go for me", followed by a wink and a smile... I read that as "if you try to take my head off, i'll take yours off!" Needless to say, I tried to box him instead of trying to make a name for myself... needless to say, I got spanked!
I spent some time at John Young McCormack Gym in dublin(he trained collins as an Amateur) when Nacho Berstein was using the place for two weeks. John Young McCormack would smoke cigars in the gym !I am amazed any of his fighters survived the smell LOL