When should I turn pro

Discussion in 'Boxing Training' started by boxing152002, Dec 1, 2019 at 5:07 AM.


  1. boxing152002

    boxing152002 New Member Full Member

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    I recently started boxing I am 17. How many amateur fights should I have before turning pro? What age would be the best for me?
     
  2. IntentionalButt

    IntentionalButt Tyler went away. Tyler's gone. Staff Member

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    Emmanuel Steward use to say he didn't like seeing anyone turn over before they hit the - I think 50 - amateur fights mark? But ideally he preferred to see nearer triple digits.

    Might have been a bit more or less than 50, can't remember what his guideline number was, but more than a handful, as he often would be critical & skeptical of prospects that had only a couple of dozen or less.
     


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