Dean "The Irish Lightning" Byrne is a fighter known around gyms around the world, having sparred with some of the best fighters of our generation.
After only having 2 fights in 2 years, Dean recently fought against undefeated heavy hitter Roman "The Lion" Belaev. Despite losing widely on points, his bravery gained the applause and respect of an otherwise reserved Monaco crowd.
Dean has will compete in Prizefighter on 5th April 2014 at York Hall in London. This competition has traditionally been a springboard for prospects or a last chance for veterans and experience fighters.
As the Irish Lightning prepares for this last chance fight, Javier Penin talks to Dean about his last fight in Monaco and his hopes for Prizefighter and the possible future.