Tal Singh has pledged to become the first Sikh world winner after he was led by his trailblazing profession to a England National title.
After having a late start in boxing at age 18, Singh surpassed his expectations since he succeeded at English degree this past year, an achievement for a Sikh boxer.
He readily admits that boxing isnt a favorite sport in his area, but expects participation that is widespread wills inspire.
Its enormous, Singh told Sky Sports. Not only to me personally, but to my loved ones, and also to essentially the Sikh community, particularly being the very first Singh ever, together with all the long beard and hair, to do this.
I was very stunned to be honest, to see in this time, there is still people getting the earliest of X,Y and Z.
Ahead of his planned expert debut, since the heavyweight prepares to face David Price on October 26 Singh was training at the gym in Vauxhall alongside Derek Chisora of David Haye, live on Sky Sports Box Office.
The former strength and conditioning trainer Ruben Tabares of haye was helping Singh, who has received support from rapper Tinie Tempah along with magician Dynamo.
It is amazing, said Singh. You have got no option but to get better and improve, particularly being about the people who I am around, they are all winners and powerful, such as Dynamo and Tinie.
If you have got a buddy circle like that, you cant be a let-down, youve got to rise to the occasion.
Hes not calledWar Chisora for no reason, also at the gym watching his sparring sessions, hes as volatile as it gets
Singh hopes to target the light-flyweight division, since he seeks to be a pioneering champion from the paid ranks, though his ambitions do not stop there.
I need to be a multi-weight entire world champion, that is the greatest goal. I need to put the bar so high that Sikh fighters, also Asians in general, I need them to be inspired.
Ive got the best team around me, and I feel I certainly will achieve it. My life revolves around it and this would be a life goal complete.