Alex capped an outstanding amateur career with Commonwealth Games gold at Kuala Lumpur 1998, defeating Canada’s Marty O’Donnell in the Featherweight final to continue a run of gold medals for Scottish boxers since 1990.
He went on to win eight professional titles, including becoming WBO World Super-Featherweight Champion in 2007. He held British, Commonwealth and European Super Featherweight belts at the same time and retired in 2013.
- Date of Birth 26/06/1978
- Birth Place Edinburgh
- Commonwealth Games Representation 1998
Did You Know?
Alex was awarded an MBE in the 2012 Queen's Birthday Honours