Tyler ready to take on the world

Tyler (left) and the rest of the Scotladn squad arrive in St Petersburg
Tyler (left) and the rest of the Scotladn squad arrive in St Petersburg

Bravehearts top welterweight Tyler Jolly headed off to St Petersburg in Russia earlier this week to compete for Scotland in the Youth World Championship which started yesterday.

Tyler, aged 17, is due to box in his first bout on Friday 18 against Vlad Romanjuk from Estonia. There are 75 countries registered for this event along with 417 Boxers entered in the 10 weight categories.