Dean Richardson Aligns With MTK Global, Targets English Title

MTK Global has announced the signing of unbeaten super welterweight star Dean Richardson.

Richardson (12-0, 9 KOs) has had a fantastic career so far, culminating in winning the Southern Region super welterweight title with a second-round knockout over Nathan Graham in September 2019 .

He followed that up with a seventh-round stoppage victory over Konrad Stempkowski to successfully retain the belt in March 2020, and Richardson is now set to achieve even more after partnering with MTK Global.

Richardson said: “I’m very excited to join MTK Global. Seeing what they produce for their boxers is very exciting and I can’t wait to be a part of it. The big names they have are proving what MTK can do. , and I look forward to making a name for myself under them.

“My career has been great so far, but I’m not looking at what I’ve done, I’m looking at what I want to do. I want to be in big title fights, so now is not the time. to be looking back for now.

“I had the longest layoff since I started boxing. It’s been a frustrating time, but I believe I’ve still made tremendous progress in all areas. I’m looking forward to get out and gain momentum.

“My aim is to have the English title by the end of the year. I want a warm-up fight or two and then I’ll challenge for the belt. Sam Gilley has English on the minute, so that’s him that I have my eye on.

“I hope to be back in March. Those who have seen me before will see a more complete boxer and those who haven’t seen him will see the excitement I bring to the ring.”

MTK Global Promoter Lee Eaton added: “We are really excited to welcome Dean Richardson to the team. He has looked sensational in his last few fights and we are excited to see what he can accomplish. now that he has joined MTK Global.

“He’s been out of the ring for almost two years, so the plan is to get him back into action and then we’ll be looking to get him into the mix for titles in the super welterweight division.”