GRAYS’ former English Heavyweight Champion John McDermott has been told his re-match against Tyson Fury is back on.
McDermott controversially lost the title last year to the 6ft 7in giant; a verdict lambasted by professionals and pundits alike.
The re-match has been pencilled in for March with the venue being either Manchester or Nottingham.
McDermott has also changed coaches as he has split from long term cornerman CJ Hussein. John has switched to James DeGale’s coach Jim McDonnell who boxes out of The Academy in Loughton, where co-incidentally, Grays Athletic train.