BBC Sport - Tony Bellew: Weight struggles forced cruiserweight move
Bellew tired of 'punishing' diet
- From the section Boxing
Tony Bellew tells BBC Radio Merseyside that it has always been difficult for him to make the weight for light-heavyweight contests and believes stepping up to the cruiserweight division will help him achieve his goal of becoming a world champion.
The 31-year-old from Liverpool, who on Saturday, reveals he gained 17lbs in weight in the four days after the bout in Quebec City.