Forward of topping the Wasserman invoice towards Fadhili Majiha in London, Harvey Horn solutions our questions
When and why you began boxing:
I began at 10. My household’s all the time been doing sport. My dad used to field as a child so it was solely a matter of time earlier than I attempted boxing. After I did, I by no means went again after that.
Favorite all-time fighter:
Pernell Whitaker. Roy Jones Jnr an in depth, shut second. However I simply love watching Pernell Whitaker’s fights.
Finest struggle you’ve seen:
The ambiance for Haye-Bellew I used to be good. Nobody was anticipating Haye to knock him out. That was probably the greatest dwell ones I’ve watched.
Private profession spotlight:
I’d say my skilled debut. I offered a great deal of tickets. It was like a wave of noise after I walked out. An important night time, an important after-party as properly.
Joselito Velásquez. I used to be solely younger, jumped in with the world quantity three on the time. I’m a boxer and a mover however in the long run I couldn’t preserve off as a result of he closed the space too properly, so I simply put my head down and began swinging for him. I put him on the backfoot a few occasions.
Finest and worst attributes as a boxer:
My greatest attribute I’d say is my IQ, my boxing mind. My worst attribute, I’ll land an important shot, presumably damage them, admire my work somewhat than observe it up and get some extra stoppages below the belt. It’s a trait I’m slowly getting out of.
Except you’re 100 per cent you need this, keep at school, pack it in.
I really like Thai, Chinese language, Asian meals.
Finest buddies in boxing:
Joshua Buatsi, we bought on to the GB squad the identical time, we got here up via the identical method. Additionally the McCormacks are good mates.
Different sportsperson you wish to be:
Conor McGregor. Due to his persona, he’s an important fighter as properly. He can speak for days.
Final movie/TV present you noticed:
I watch Huge Bang Principle fairly a bit.
Who would play you in a movie of your life:
It’s bought to be Dave Franco. He does a whole lot of stuff that I discover actually humorous.
Have you ever ever been starstruck:
Probably not, I’ve been round fairly just a few excessive finish boxers both within the camp or up GB, so it’s develop into second nature to see folks you’d contemplate stars.
Final time you cried:
Certainly one of our good household buddies, his dad died. We went to his funeral a few months in the past. I feel I shed a tear there, that was fairly unhappy.
Finest recommendation acquired:
In case you begin one thing, end it.
Worst hearsay about your self:
Regardless of what it says on Boxrec I’m not 5ft 2ins.
One thing not many individuals learn about you:
I’ve 12 or 13 GCSEs, with an A in French.