Watch 16 year old McKenna talk about turning pro

Aaron McKenna will turn pro on July 30 not long after he turns 17.

The former school boy amateur standout looks set to punch for pay in Mexico for a year before attempting to forge a career in America.

The move have caught Irish fight fans by surprise, as McKenna was seen as a 2020 Olympic hope.

The teen goes through his decision and the transition in the video interview below:

Watch video courtesy of IFL TV:

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