Josh ‘Fairly Boy’ Kelly can be seeking to lengthen his unbeaten file and declare the European welterweight title when he faces David Avanesyan this weekend.
Kelly has not be within the ring for over the yr as a result of COVID-19 lockdown.
His final bout noticed him beat Wiston Campos in Phoenix, Arizona.
The 26-year-old is now set to take a step up and face Avanesyan as he eyes a giant breakthrough yr in 2021.
Avanesyan beat Jose Del Rio in December 2019 to retain his European crown and may show a troublesome take a look at for Kelly.
Kelly vs Avanesyan: Date and easy methods to watch
This 12-round welterweight bout will happen on Saturday, February 20 and is being held on the Wembley Area in London.
The ring walks are anticipated from 10pm UK time however that may rely on the undercard outcomes.
The night time’s motion can be proven on Sky Sports activities Area from 7pm and on Sky Sports activities Most important Occasion from 10pm.
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Kelly vs Avanesyan: Undercard
- Josh Kelly vs David Avanesyan – for European Welterweight Title
- Robbie Davies Jnr vs Gabriel Gollaz Valenzuela – for vacant IBF Inter-Continental Tremendous Light-weight Title
- Jordan Gill vs Cesar Juarez – for vacant WBA Worldwide Featherweight Title
- Florian Marku vs Rylan Charlton
- Johnny Fisher vs Matt Gordon
Kelly vs Avanesyan: Story of the tape
Josh Kelly – David Avanesyan
Nationality: British – Russian
Age: 26 – 32
Peak: 5ft 10 – 5ft 8
Attain: 70” – 68”
Stance: Orthodox – Orthodox
File: 10/0/1 – 26/3/1
KOs: 6 – 14
Rounds: 67 – 195
Debut: 15/4/2017 – 12/6/2009
Final combat: Beat Wiston Campos – beat Jose del Rio
Kelly vs Avanesyan: What’s been stated
Josh Kelly: “It’s time to show everybody unsuitable. It’s time to show that what I do know is true.
“Mentally it’s all the way down to me. I do know the place I’m at.
“Pure pleasure, I can’t wait. I’ve had a smile on my face for weeks understanding this combat was coming.
“I’ve obtained components that I’ve added that I’ll present on Saturday. I consider a stoppage win is coming.
“I genuinely consider that after I punch him, he’ll discover out what energy I’ve obtained, and he’ll begin doubting the ahead stress that may so-called placed on.
“I’ve obtained a superb premonition, I’ve good power. The whole lot is on level.”