09 Apr World class kickboxers Sutherland and McKiddie to box with MTK Global
MTK Global Is Delighted To Announce The Signings Of World-Class Kickboxers Dean Sutherland And Sean McKiddie, Who Will Now Compete As Boxers.
Aberdeen teenager Sutherland swept to kickboxing titles at British, European and world level and will now turn his full attention to boxing at the Skyaxe Gym in Dundee under the guidance of Paul Kean Sr.
Super-lightweight Sutherland said: “I’m absolutely delighted that I’m now signed as a professional boxer with MTK Global in Scotland.
“I’m very grateful to be given this opportunity and really excited for the big things to come in the professional ranks.
“Huge thanks to Sam Kynoch and my team for getting this deal finalised.”
MTK Global’s Sam Kynoch said: “Dean is a slick southpaw and an excellent prospect. I have seen first hand having watched him spar and compete that he will go far.
“He’s a young man with a lot of drive and he wants to emulate the success he enjoyed in the kickboxing ranks in boxing. I’m looking forward to an exciting journey with Dean.”
Dundee lightweight McKiddie is also campaigning to repeat his world-level kickboxing success as a boxer and will train alongside Sutherland under Kean Sr at Skyaxe.
Kynoch added: “Sean is a great addition to our stable and has a style which is sure to make him a fan favourite.
“The lightweight division is red hot in Scotland at the moment and it won’t be long before Sean is in the mix with his domestic rivals.”
Stay tuned to MTK channels for all the details of the pair’s professional boxing debuts.