Floyd “Kid Austin” Schofield is 5-0 with 5 KOs headed into his June 19 fight against Darryl Hayes at Atlanta’s Underground Showdown. The 18-year-old prodigy is learning from the game’s elite fighters, having logged heavy sparring minutes with the likes of Devin Haney, Adrien Broner, Shakur Stevenson and Robert Easter. In this exclusive interview with BeatsBoxingMayhem, the young gunner surprises by discussing his newfound love for the legendary Henry Armstrong, how the hard sparring with Haney birthed some brief tension, and why he’s the top prospect to keep an eye on for the rest of 2021.
Underground Showdown can be watched via live streaming on June 19 starting at 5 p.m. ET. Promo code: Schofield7268