By Jeff Powell For The Daily Mail
Published: 22:30 BST, 14 July 2019 | Updated: 00:26 BST, 15 July 2019
It was long after midnight but he was still bare-chested. The Lonsdale belt over his shoulder. Erect as a tall ship's mast. A throwback to the future.
Daniel Dubois is carved from the historic oak of British heavyweight champions and is now setting sail from Greenwich towards the world title.
At 21, Dynamite Daniel had just made the most explosive arrival on the firmament of the prize ring since Iron Mike.
Daniel Dubois lifts the Lonsdale belt after defeating domestic rival Nathan Gorman
Not since Tyson burst on the scene has there been such a heavyweight frisson as the buzz in London on Saturday night.
The British title is but a foothold on the mountain but when it is planted with such emphatic menace as the blows with which Dubois felled a gallant Nathan Gorman inside five rounds there can be no denying the impact.
What makes this optimism all the