Bout 10 – Richie ‘Rampage’ Evans v Lewis ‘Young Buck’ Benseman


Richie ‘Rampage’ Evans 

Age: 27 
Height: 172cm 
Weight: 75kgs
Sponsor: Queenstown Concrete Grinding
Day job: Concrete grinder
How’d you get roped into this? Last year I said if I was still in town I’d do it, and low and behold I’m still here so I’m living up to my word
How are you shaping up? Fitter than ever, feel great and can’t wait for the fight
Creed you live by? Never give up – where there’s a will, there’s a way
Main strength? Mental strength and determination. I’ve got a fairly good right cross which helps too
Experience in the ring? None, this will be my first so hopefully I don’t get a taste of canvas
Your opponent? Good boxer, moves well, throws lots of punches. He’ll be tough but I’ve a few things up my sleeve
Boxing hero? Tyson – for speed, power, intimidation

Lewis ‘Young Buck’ Benseman

Age: 21
Height: 178cm 
Weight: 76kg
Sponsor: AJ Hackett Bungy
Day job: Bungy jump operator
How’d you get roped into this? Talking the talk and having to back it up
How are you shaping up? Slowly but surely
Creed you live by? I thought that Creed was a band and that they sucked
Main strength? Pretty confident about the fight so confidence would have to be my main strength
Experience in the ring? Started around Christmas time up at Fight Science
Your opponent? Doesn’t matter about my opponent It’s all about me
Boxing hero? Sonny Bill Williams … nah, Floyd Mayweather