Junaid Bostan is a rising star in the super welterweight division of professional boxing. The 21-year-old southpaw from Rotherham, Yorkshire, has an impressive record of 5 wins and 0 losses, with all of his victories coming by way of knockout. He is currently ranked #28 in the United Kingdom and #286 in the world by BoxRec.
Bostan made his pro debut on March 11, 2022, at the Magna Centre in Rotherham, where he stopped Alexis Wernet in the first round with a left to the body and a right to the head. He followed that up with four more knockout wins in 2022, against Jose Manuel Lopez Clavero, Anas Isarti, Athanasios Glynos and Peter Kramer, showcasing his speed, power and accuracy.
Bostan is trained by Grant Smith at the Steel City Gym, alongside fellow prospects Dalton Smith and Sunny Edwards. He signed a multi-fight promotional deal with Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Boxing in late 2022, joining one of the biggest boxing platforms in the world.
Bostan is confident that he can continue his knockout streak and make a name for himself in the super welterweight division. He has been praised by his trainer, promoter and peers for his dedication, talent and potential. He is one of the most exciting young boxers to watch out for in 2023.