Felix Sturm vs Martin Murray, WBA middleweight super title
Friday 2 December, 9.45pm, Sky Sports 1/HD1
Hatton Promotions man Martin Murray kicks off a big weekend for British boxing when he tries to dethrone long time middleweight ruler Felix Sturm in his back garden. It’s a tall order for the St Helens man but one he’s promised to take on swinging.
UK Military vs US Military
The Royal Albert Hall Cup
Friday 7 October, 7pm, BoxNation (Sky channel 456)
A special night for boxing as the UK Combined Services takes on the US Combined Services in a fiercely competitive Transatlantic tournament titled ‘The Special Relationship – This Time It’s Personal’ at the world famous Royal Albert Hall.
Choi Tseveenpurev vs Bandung Patavikorngym
WBA Pan Asian featherweight title
Darren Hamilton vs Dave Ryan
Having built up a reputation for barnstorming shows and matching his fighters in 50/50 contests, Spencer Fearon will take the sport’s best kept secret public tonight with his first live broadcast on Premier Sports TV (Sky channel 433).
The July 23 fight dubbed ‘The Big Brawl’ will be distributed in the United States by Integrated Sports Media for live viewing at 3pm/Eastern Time and 12pm/Pacific Time on both cable and satellite pay-per-view for $24.95.
John Murray vs Karim El Ouazghari
Saturday 2 April, 9.30pm, Sky Sports HD1
John Murray’s first outing under the guidance of Frank Warren, its at the home of UK boxing York Hall and has the Sky cameras along so its show and prove time for the lightweight contender. Having built up a record of 30-0 somewhat under the radar, Murray can stake his claim for main event boxing with an impressive performance on Saturday night.
Vitali Klitschko vs Odlanier Solis
Saturday 19 March, 8.30pm, Sky Sports HD1
Busy schedule of boxing this weekend so here’s a little guide of what’s on where…
Premium Sky channel Premier Sports TV has signed a long-term output deal with Gary Shaw Productions for the company’s ShoBox: The Next Generation.
The show which boasts bouts from the best up and coming fighters in America will now be available on Sky channel 433 starting with unbeaten Cruiserweight Lateef Kayode fighting Nicholas Iannuzzi on Saturday, February 5.
Evander Holyfield’s title fight against Sherman Williams was ruled a no contest after an accidental head butt caused the referee to call an end to proceedings.
Williams flustered Holyfield early in the fight with overhand punches to the head in the fight at the Greenbrier Resort. Holyfield was staggered several times from the blows in the second and third rounds.