Meet British Heavyweight Joe Joyce – Great Britain’s Joe Joyce won Silver at the 2016 Olympic Games in the super heavyweight division and 2018 sees him in Las Vegas as he embarks on his pro career. He is training under the tutelage of Ismael Salas as he pursues adding nuances of the “Cuban” style to his game.
Joyce made his professional debut this past October 20th, defeating the experienced Ian Lewiston via stoppage in the 8th round. Notable for a debut fight, Joyce’s first pro experience came in a fight scheduled for 10 rounds, an indication that the youngster is looking to accelerate his rise in the pro ranks.
In this latest TBC report our cameraman Marcelino Castillo catches up to Joyce between training sessions at Salas’ Vegas gym. Joyce talks about a wide range of subjects including his debut and his experience on the British boxing scene….Meet Joe Joyce.
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