“I had 10 weeks’ notice for that, had good sparring and was fit,” said Butlin, who won Midlands honours and reached a ‘Prizefighter’ final before retiring last year.
“But as soon as I felt his jab I knew I was in trouble.
“He pushed my jab out of the way in the second round and bang!
“It was such a fast shot.
“Nobody else wiped me out like that.”