McCullagh follows Quigley into pro ranks

Highland-Radio-SportFormer Illies Golden Gloves fighter Tyrone McCullagh has turned pro.

The former Irish champion  and European bronze medalist  has signed with Carl Greaves promotion in England and will make his debut in September.

McCullag,h a Derry native will fight in the featherweight division as a pro.

Meanwhile Jason Quigley's opponent for his first professional fight will be named in the coming weeks.

The world silver medalist joined up recently with Oscar Del Hoya's Golden Boy promotions.