British Boxer

Lyndon Arthur

Mancunian Light Heavyweight

Light Heavyweight Manchester fighter Lyndon Arthur is set for the biggest year to date. Making his debut at the Manchester Arena in 2016, it was Lyndon destiny to follow his Uncle and current trainer Pat Barrett and Cousin Zelfa Barrett into the boxing ring. 

Lyndon Arthur Career

Having had an amazing amateur career at 81kg he won the 2013-14 ABA Senior Development Championships and reached the finals in 2014 and 2016 ABA Elite Championships, losing out to Olympian and Matchroom Professional Joshua Buatsi and Tom Whittaker-Hart.  In 2016 he fought in the World Series of Boxing for the British Lionhearts. 

Lyndon Arthur

Lyndon Arthur Interview

Below we catch up with Lyndon about what inspired him to be a fighter and where he sees himself in 5 years;

Where you are from?

Moston, Manchester, UK

Nickname?

King Arthur

Stance?

Orthodox 

Inspiration?

Ali 

What age did you started boxing?

17 I had my first fight at 19  

Amateur Boxing Club? 

Collyhurst and Moston ABC

Where you train now?

Collyhurst and Moston 

Trainer?

Pat Barrett

Promoter?

 Frank Warren Promotions

Where you see yourself in 5 years?

I want to be a World Champion in the next 5 years.

Dream Fight?

I would love to fight at the main event at Madison Square Garden in New York or MGM in Las Vegas 

Favourite Suzi Wong kit?

The Frank Lucas themed kit Suzi Wong did for Sunny Edwards.

Achievements to date?

National Novice Champion under 10’s and 20’s

North West Champion Twice 

National Elite Finalist 

Boxed for Great Britain 

50+ Amateur Fights lost only 13 

Now 16 Pro fights in with a KO record of 12 and current Commonwealth Champion 

Favourite fighter?

Vasyl Lomachenko currently, all time would me Ali 

Tyson or AJ?

Good fight but my money is on Tyson Fury 

Lyndon Arthur Custom Boxing Shorts & Fightwear

by Suzi Wong

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