Undefeated in his first seven bouts and already a bonafide social media star, BOXXER's Viddal Riley is targeting a breakout year in the sport in 2023.
Introducing Viddal 'The Rilist' Riley...
|Place of Birth||Hackney, London|
Viddal Riley has a professional boxing record of 7-0:
We sat down Viddal Riley to talk all things boxing...
Who are your favourite fighters of all time?
Roy Jones Jr, Mike McCallum, James Toney, Evander Holyfield.
What has been your favourite fight in your career so far?
Ross McGuigan November 2022 - I felt like that's when I truly became 'The Rilist'.
What would you say is your best attribute in boxing?
Boxing IQ - I have all the physical abilities but they would be no use without the knowledge on how to use them.
Do you have any interesting pre-fight superstitions or rituals?
Pre-fight rituals can't be shared at this stage but will be revealed in time.
What is your ultimate goal in boxing?
To become a world champion and hopefully create an avenue of generational wealth for my loved ones.
Viddal also talked us through his interests and passions outside of the ring...
Who are your favourite music artists?
Gunna, Skepta, Kendrick Lamar (No.1), K-Trap, Notorious B.I.G, SIR and Myself
What is your favourite food?
Chicken wings (any kind)
What is your favourite film?
The Hangover Part I
What is your favourite holiday destination?
Toronto or Miami
What is your favourite TV series?
Two and a Half Men & Everybody Hates Chris
Who is your favourite sportsperson outside of the ring?
Leia Edwards, Women's GB Basketball player
Viddal Riley returns to the ring on Saturday 11th February, where he will face Anees Taj on BOXXER's undercard for Adam Aziz v Santos Reyes at the OVO Arena in Wembley.