Damien 'Super' Hooper
Damien 'Super' Hooper is a professional light heavyweight boxer currently ranked inside the top 10 in the world. He boasts an impressive 14-1, 9KO record. Hooper competed at the 2010 Commonwealth Games and the 2012 London Olympics before turning professional in 2013.
In 2017 Hooper took on unbeaten Russian Umar Salamov on the undercard to the Pacquiao v Horn blockbuster and got a unanimous decision 96-94 on all three judges score cards to win the WBOInternational light heavyweight title and vacant IBF International light heavyweight.
His most compelling bout to date was earning a 9th round TKO win over bitter rival and fellow aussie super middleweight Renold Quinlan after being down twice in the 5th round.
Hooper is proof that hard work and determination pay off and will showcase his talent on the world stage in 2018.