Mali Wright

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Statistics

MALI WRIGHT


Date of Birth: 2/3/94


From: Leeds


Record: 1-0 (1 KO)


Weight: Light-Heavyweight


Height: 6ft 2in


Stance: Orthodox

 

MALI WRIGHT got his professional career off to a flyer at Headingley rugby league in September 2021 forcing Antony Woolery to retire after two rounds.


He is trained by Nick Manners who has played a role in the progression of Josh Warrington’s pro career.


Mali was introduced to boxing at 16 when he loved the gym, but concentrated on weight training.

 

It was a further three years before he began boxing competitively and made rapid progress, that suggests his potential is real.


During his amateur career, Wright reached the English National Elite semi-finals in 2019 dropping a split decision against Ben Jarvis.


He studied finance and accounting at Leeds Beckett University.