"Everyone in Stoke is a City fan anyway unless your parents mess up and then you're Vale," he joked.
No-one in their right mind could disagree that the fixture, a rugged blood sweat and through the gears battle, was arguably the fight of the night.
Tommy Owens Promotions (@Tommyopro) has reaffirmed its position as one of the Midlands's premier boxing promotors with the recent publication of its stylish new boxing promo.
“We’re delighted to have Shaka on board,” explained BCB’s Head of Boxing, Errol Johnson.
Ali's record that now stands at 15-1-0 with 7 of his wins coming by way of KO.