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Brooklyn fighter Elton Dharry confident his hand will be raised

Ringnews24.com: You have a fight coming up againstĀ  Lee Haskins. How did that fight come about and which other boxers were you looking at?

Yes, my team made contact with Lee Haskins’ people concerning a fight with and him and he accepted. I’m looking at every fighter in the top 10.

Ringnews24.com: Who is your current trainer and were do you train?

I train with Don Saxby and Martin Gonzalez at Gleason’s Boxing Gym in Brooklyn.

Ringnews24.com: You are currently in the middle of training; could you tell us a little about your camp?

My training’s going good so far, no complaints. I’m pushing myself; lots of roadwork, working on speed and strength training, trying to get the right sparring that’s needed for this fight.

Ringnews24.com: Who have you been sparring?

I’m sparring with a few fighters in the gym who are getting ready to fight, so that works out good for me.

Ringnews24.com: Have you done anything differently in this camp compared to other training camps?

I’m doing a few different things differently, but not much, just working harder.

Ringnews24.com: Have you seen much footage of Haskins and what do you think of him as a fighter?

Yes, I saw a few of his fights. He’s a bit awkward but he’s a good fighter.

Ringnews24.com: Do you have a prediction of how the fight will end?

Yes, my hand will be raised.

Ringnews24.com: You are fighting on March 1st at the City Academy Sports Centre in Bristol; have you visited the venue before?

No I haven’t been to the UK. I live in Brooklyn, NY. This fight will be in the UK.

Ringnews24.com Who is going to be in your corner on the night and what do they bring to Team Dharry?

My two trainers Don Saxby and Martin Gonzalez; they have lots of knowledge and confidence.

Ringnews24.com: How can fans watch the fight? Is it on TV?

I’m not sure about that right now.

Ringnews24.com: After your victory, are there any fighters that you would like to call out?

Yes, I’m willing to fight any of the champions in my division – all of them, it don’t matter which one comes first.

Ringnews24.com: Do you have a message for the fans?

To all the fans, thanks for the support and keep watching – I will give you your money’s worth.

Ringnews24.com: Thanks for talking to Ringnews24, we wish you all the best on the night.

Thank you.