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Jonas looking to build on London Olympics experience

Natasha Jonas admits her London 2012 experience is still very fresh in her memory, but the boxer is determined to build on it at Rio in two year...

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Biography

David ‘Dynamite’ Price won a bronze medal at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games in the super heavyweight-boxing category. Since Beijing he has turned professional, he won his first professional fight in March. In 2003 Price became the youngest ever A.B.A champion at his weight category, he also won the Commonwealth Confederations tournament in Kuala Lumpur. 2004 was a disappointing when Price lost to Roberto Cammarelle in the quarterfinals of the European Championships in Bulgaria, the defeat prevented him from qualifying for the Athens 2004 Olympic Games. In 2005, Price won his second A.B.A title and two weeks later, he went on to win the 4 Nations Championships. In 2006, Price won the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne and his winning streak continued when he won his third A.B.A title later that year. At six foot eight, Price has been dubbed the ‘beanpole’ of British boxing.