Michael Clifford podcast: Michael meets up with boxer Gary O’Sullivan as a film based on his life is launched

Michael Clifford podcast: Michael meets up with boxer Gary O’Sullivan as a film based on his life is launched
Gary "Spike" O'Sullivan, Irish professional boxer training at the Celtic Warriors Boxing Club in Dublin. Photograph Moya Nolan.

New documentary ‘The Prizefighter’ charts the journey of boxer Gary O’Sullivan as he follows his dream of trying to become world champion. Michael Clifford met the man they call ‘Spike’.

Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan is sitting down in the Celtic Warrior gym in Corduff, west Dublin. He’s here to talk about the new film based on a heady nine months he spent last year, grasping at his dream of being middleweight champion of the world.

The Prizefighter debuted at the Kerry Film Festival last week and has been backed by Virgin Media. It’s coming to a TV screen near you in the next few months.

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