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Lowestoft boxer Anthony Ogogo admits he "can't wait" to star on undercard of Floyd Mayweather Jr glamour bout

Anthony Ogogo eased to victory over Greg O'Neill. Photo: PA

Lowestoft boxer Anthony Ogogo admits that he "can't wait" to fight in Las Vegas in May when he stars on the undercard of the much-anticipated world title bout between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Marcos Maidana.

The 25-year-old confirmed to ITV News Anglia that he will take to the ring on May 3 at the world-renowned MGM Grand.

Floyd Mayweather Jr will fight Marcos Maidana. Credit: PA

Ogogo eased to victory in Glasgow on Saturday to record his fifth professional victory, comfortably defeating Greg O'Neill on points over the scheduled six rounds.

Olympic bronze medalist Ogogo is now looking forward to fighting in Vegas and starring on the same bill as one of his heroes in the shape of the unbeaten Mayweather.

"So many fighters never get the chance to fight in America, let alone in Las Vegas and let alone on the undercard of the greatest boxer of our generation.

To do this in my sixth fight is going to be unbelievable. I just can't wait."

– Anthony Ogogo, Boxer

Click below to see more of ITV News Anglia's chat with Anthony Ogogo