Oh dear, two bad nights for Terry Hollingsworth. champion was taken care of in round one. He has two final missions: to be reconciled to his son, Michael, and, secretly, to ensure he is not a burden to his wife, Anna, as he goes "into that good night". To send a link to this page you must be logged in. I knocked out the unbeaten Harry Starbuck in the first, Lou ‘wild thing’ Yates in three. Well I would gladly fight him again right now! Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. “She said he got her a job collecting glasses and a room with one of the barmaids and paid six months of her rent upfront to get her back on her feet. I don’t think I could have beaten him without the rib injury he picked up. The film of my life is about to be made, I have my own website royprettyboyshaw.com and as well as ‘Pretty Boy’, ‘Roy Shaw- Unleashed’ is also on the book shelves. Anyone who was there will tell you that. Shaw was born in Stepney, London, to a working-class family and from an early age was involved in illegal activities. Looking for something to watch?

He went to prison for 18 months for something and it was the best 18 months of their lives. This is a movie about the alternate boxing circuit Fighters who have lost their licences to box professionally mainly through injury carry on fighting illegally in big underground tournaments. Roy Shaw – Next was an Irishman called ‘Mad Dog’ Mullins, I finished him in the first round. But there you go, I can’t force people to believe me can I. Roy Shaw – Yes, because I knew those two Mclean fights were freaks and not the real me, I carried on. Ralph, a once-famous screenwriter, is in his seventies and terminally ill. boxingknockout Bantamweight Posts: 2856 Joined: 09 Sep 2016, 10:45.

Ron was a full-blooded heavyweight contender. If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Islington Gazette. Remember at this point, nobody had heard of Lenny Mclean so why would I insist on dodgy gloves? $1 Million. Joe was the promoter and my friend but business is business and if you can’t beat who is front of you without them being fixed, you are not a good investment. TC – And what did you do after you retired? Great Savings & Free Delivery / Collection on many items View production, box office, & company info, Villain Clip Unleashes the Fury of Craig Fairbrass in a Brutal Fight [Exclusive], Wamg Giveaway: Win the Redbox Downloadable Codes of Villain starring Craig Fairbrass, ‘Watchmen’s’ Jeremy Irons to Play Horse Trainer Henry Cecil in ‘Frankel’. I didn’t need excuses for those losses, I defied all logic by stopping him in the first fight. TC – Then didn’t you have two further bouts with Lenny Mclean? Top. I suppose it was fixed when Cliff Field and Johnny Waldren knocked Mclean out twice apiece as well… (laughs). And give my imagination some credit, I could of used an injury or any of a million things as more believable excuses but they would be lies. At this point neither Joey Pyle nor I had heard of him, but if you could put enough money up, you got a fight. I swigged half a bottle of ginseng before the fight and I was totally out of it, not right at all. The life story of one of Britain's most notorious bare-knuckle fighters, Lenny McLean, also known as "the Guv'nor". Jamie believes that it should have been the start of a booming acting career. It was nice seeing him after all those years the other day wasn’t it? He had fought Joe Frazier and knocked out Ernie Shavers in five rounds… now, there WAS a threat! He was loud and growled at people a lot . Kevin had beaten Lenny Mclean on points and was a good defensive fighter.