Originally posted on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 2/24/14
Saunders - "I would walk to Scotland to fight Willie Limond" Boxing pundits tend to avow traits such as passion and confidence as vital to a fighter in ensuring the fulfillment of his talent, though rarely is happiness made mention of. It is perhaps an under-appreciated characteristic, though speaking with undefeated junior welterweight Bradley Saunders on a quiet Sunday evening it is clear that I am conversing with a man who is content with where he is right now. Having moved out to Spain to train at Matthew Macklin’s gym in Marbella, Saunders is working hard ahead of his next outing in Newcastle on March 29th. “I’ve never been so fit - I’m in top shape. I’ve got my family out here with me and the gym is brilliant.” The change in scenery was not to do with the bad British weather however, as Saunders admitted difficulty focusing on his career while living back home. “It was only going to go one way…I wouldn’t have trained as hard. There were just too many distractions”. Needless to say,
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