Prestonpans’ Josh Taylor’s latest victory, becoming a double world champion with the defeat of Regis Prograis, has been marked at Westminster by Martin Whitfield MP.

Mr Whitfield has tabled an Early Day Motion (EDM) welcoming Josh’s achievement on the weekend, which has seen him compared with Scotland’s greatest boxers.

Martin Whitfield MP said:

“Josh’s latest hard-fought victory saw him achieve Scottish boxing history by becoming a double world champion. He is already at the very top of the sport but now has an opportunity to become one of the sport’s all-time greats.

“I was delighted to welcome his latest win with this EDM and wish him every success going forward with his boxing career.”