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VIDEO: Paddy Barnes talks WSB, RIO 2016, hand injury and pro plans

Paddy Barnes would turn pro in the morning if the right offer came along. The Belfast light flyweight has made no secret of that.

Barnes has already qualified for the 2016 RIO Olympics through the World Series of boxing route but is adamant he would give that spot up if a good over came in to turn over.

Speaking to, the two time Olympic medalist and Commonwealth champion discussed the WBS route to the Olympics, his hand injury, his preparations for RIO and his love for the pro format.

Watch the full interview below.


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