BUTCHER Iain < Back  
Sport Boxing
CGA Scotland   
Gender Men
Born 02 May 1992 in Motherwell, SCO
Height1.62 m
Weight 49 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Motherwell, SCO
Occupation Athlete
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team Keir Hardie: Scotland
Name of coach Barry Clark
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement Winning the British gold medal in 2006 (wsis.org.uk, 13 Sep 2010)
Hero / Idol Ricky Hatton. (wsis.org.uk, 13 Sep 2010)
Famous relatives His older brothers, Eddie and Scott, also box at the Jerviston Boxing Club (thefreelibrary.com, 13 Sep 2010)
Other information CONTROVERSY
He was placed on probation in January 2010 for his involvement in a gang brawl in Motherwell. There has been some criticism of his inclusion in the Commonwealth Games team including from Tory MSP for Central Scotland, Margaret Mitchell. (dailyrecord.co.uk, 31 Aug 2010)