Chris ‘2 Slick’ Kongo has kicked off 2022 with a bang by saying he has signed a multi-fight promotional deal with BOXXER as he goals to get again into world title competition this 12 months.
The Bermondsey star is thrilled to be a part of the burgeoning BOXXER steady and is now underneath new coach Ben Davison, who additionally guides undisputed world super-lightweight champion Josh Taylor amongst many others abilities, as he plots an enormous 12 months forward.
All-action Kongo (12-1, 7 KO’s) joins BOXXER alongside one other new thrilling signing, London heavyweight Jeamie ‘TKV’, who will even be educated by Davison.
Kongo stated: “I have a new promoter to push me and get me to where I want to be at world level and to challenge for a world title, and of course a new trainer in Ben who will ensure that I get back to the top.
“I actually cannot wait to get again within the ring now. The necessary factor for me this 12 months is to get again to preventing, hold lively and climb again up the world rankings.”
BOXXER CEO and founder Ben Shalom stated: “As one of many first signings to BOXXER in 2022, we welcome Chris Kongo to the group and look ahead to working with him this 12 months.
“It’s an enormous 12 months for him the place we’ll work exhausting to return him to the world-class combine and push on from there. The home and world 147lbs division is buzzing with high quality champions and fighters.
“Kongo can really get himself back on scene with some good victories this year and into the top 10 world rankings.”
‘TKV’ stated: “I haven’t turned over to just make the numbers. I have my eye on the domestic titles within my first 12 months and I know BOXXER, and my team has the power to deliver. All I have to do is win.”
Shalom added: “As an amateur, TKV was one of the most exciting and explosive heavyweight talents in Britain and we’re delighted to announce him as the latest addition to the BOXXER heavyweight division as he enters the professional ranks under renowned trainer Ben Davison.”