ABA Champion Joe Roswell signs with MTK Global

RINGSIDE 10/12/2018

MTK Global is delighted to confirm the signing of former ABA champion Joseph Roswell.

The 19-year-old super-featherweight, who hails from Margate in Kent, also claimed the Haringey Box Cup before choosing to join the paid ranks.

Roswell said: “I’m delighted with this news. It was Golden Gloves Academy trainer Sammy Holloway who first suggested MTK Global and put me in touch.

“It soon became apparent to me that MTK Global have a boxer-friendly approach to management and already have a growing stable of boxers and champions across the globe.

“Looking at how influential a presence they are, I had no hesitation in signing the contracts and I can’t wait to start my professional career in 2019.

“I’ll be forever learning and climb and eventually I’ll be topping those rating boards with a belts – trust me. I have maximum respect for all those who step in the ring and I’m proud to join the professional game.”

MTK Global CEO Bob Yalen said: “On behalf of all of MTK Global I would like to welcome Joe to the team. We have high hopes we can help him fulfill his undoubted potential in the very tough super featherweight division and beyond.

“Signings like this prove how keen an eye our scouts keep on the emerging talents across the globe and we continue to establish ourselves as the first port of call for all such young prospects looking to turn professional.”