Jono Carroll came from literally nowhere to winning a place onPrizefighter and then being crowned Prizefighter champion in a month.
King Kong’s win has won him fans across Ireland and indeed Britain. His high profile win added to the feel good factor building around Irish boxing at present.
See how Twitter reacted to the win below:
— Rob Brennan (@RobBrennan82) December 8, 2014
Big congratulations to my Celtic Warrior Boxing Gym brother Jono Carroll for his win on The Prizefighter on Sky… http://t.co/tfADWXqj2Y
— Gary Spike OSullivan (@spike_osullivan) December 7, 2014
— Prizefighter (@PrizefighterUK) December 7, 2014
Big tommy knows the Craic! Jono caroll prizefighter champ
— Tommy McCarthy (@Tommymac90) December 6, 2014
@Stevenwilkie You won me some good money on Jono Caroll!
— Uzoma Jemade (@JournoJemade) December 6, 2014
I rate #jonocaroll after this