School's out! Quigg determined to fulfil dreams after swapping lessons for boxing ring
By Martin Domin
Scott Quigg can pinpoint the exact moment he knew he would make it as a boxer.
Taking a risk: Scott Quigg left school
'Everyone was in the pool enjoying themselves and I was going for a run then coming back to shadow box,’ Quigg recalls.
Strong stable: Quigg (second left) joined forces with Ricky Hatton in 2009
Quigg, now 23, took up the Thai version of the sport aged nine before switching to boxing but he had also attempted to forge a career in football.
Focused: Quigg is destined for the top
Quigg had only 12 amateur fights but still managed to win an ABA Junior championship and represent England before turning professional, joining Ricky Hatton’s fledgling stable in 2009.
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