Eddie Treacy [5(2)-0] goes all cussed captured soldier when requested for a reputation – however in true warrior vogue declares he is able to struggle anybody.
The Bray fighter ended a two-year ring sabbatical with a four-round victory over Dario Barosa [1-14(2)] on Celtic Conflict 12 final Saturday.
The Croat, though courageous and sturdy, just isn’t the type of opponent Workforce Treacy would often look to struggle however it was wants should on this case – and now with 4 good high-paced rounds underneath his belt the Boxing Eire fighter needs to see some extra significant motion.
The Irish title hopeful says he’s prepared for any home rival.
“It’s onerous to get sanctioned for title fights whenever you haven’t fought in two years, so I simply needed to get that one out of the way in which,” Treacy explains to Irish-boxing.com, nearly apologetic for not being seen in all Irish motion.
“I might have fought any Irish lad on this struggle. I don’t care about any tune-up or warm-up fights however I perceive why we needed to have it.
“I’m able to go now. As soon as I’ve a superb camp I’ll get in with anyone. This struggle tonight was so I might get sanctioned for titles.”
‘The Honeybadger’ was beforehand mandated to struggle Dominic Donegan for the BUI light-middleweight Celtic title, the Donegan struggle could also be gone for now however the title is more likely to be subsequent – though there was faint discuss of some fascinating middleweight choices on Saturday.
Any explicit names the Mark Buckley educated fighter would really like for that potential title tilt or a return to home motion? If there may be he received’t inform you. All Treacy will say is he’s home eager and prepared.
“I’m able to go now, eight or 10 rounds in opposition to Irish lads or anybody they need. Look you realize me I’m not going to offer you names or name anybody out. I’ve mentioned it earlier than and I’ll say it once more I’ll struggle any one in all them however I received’t be doing any of that calling out.”
Treacy was talking after his first struggle in two years and it’s protected to say he missed throwing leather-based.
“It’s unbelievable to be again. I cherished that in there. I used to be two years out of the ring and itching to get a date all that point, so after I lastly bought a date I used to be delighted. It was a ache within the gap ready. It’s onerous to stand up at 4 am and go operating when you don’t have any date or no even discuss of a date.”
There was no actual really feel your manner again into method from Treacy on the Devenish on Saturday night time. The Wicklow Warrior was entertainingly aggressive from the off and landed huge punches from the primary spherical.
To his credit score Barosa took them – and the Boxing Eire fighter praised his sturdiness submit struggle – however Treacy revealed he might have gone up one other gear or two if wanted to.
“He was robust truthful play to him. We deliberate for four-round, I put in 10 weeks of onerous work and I mentioned I’m not coaching that tough to not go in and struggle. Mark mentioned go in and field but when I noticed the prospect to take him out I might have. I requested Mark might I am going to battle for the final 10 seconds and I loved that. He took pictures I’ve flattened heavyweights with and he took them and stood there. He bought nicely paid tonight and in equity he would possibly simply have earned it.”