McGoldrick wins pro debut in Manchester on Crolla undercard

Sean McGoldrick

Commonwealth Games gold medal winner Sean McGoldrick won his professional debut via a comfortable decision over Brett Fidoe in Manchester.

McGoldrick, 25, who trains in the same gym as world champion Lee Selby, was a 40-36 victor on the referee's card in his debut at bantamweight.

The gold medal winner at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, who also claimed bronze at the 2014 Games, has signed professional terms with MGM.

He is trained by Tony Borg in Newport.

McGoldrick featured in the first fight of the night on the undercard of Anthony Crolla's WBA lightweight title rematch with Jorge Linares.

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