Chris Eubank Jr makes his long-overdue return to the ring this weekend when he takes on Marcus Morrison in Manchester.
The middleweight rivals are set to face off on the undercard to Derek Chisora v Joseph Parker on an enormous evening of motion.
Eubank Jr, who has a document of 29 and two, has not fought since his win over Matt Korobov in New York in December 2019.
The 31-year-old believes he has what’s takes to face the likes of Canelo Alvarez and Gennedy Golovkin sooner or later and he should placed on a formidable show in opposition to Morrison.
Morrison, who’s 23 and three, beat Darryl Sharp in January 2020 and might be trying to trigger an upset this weekend.
Chris Eubank Jr combat: Date and time
This ten-round middleweight title bout is scheduled for Saturday, Could 1 and will happen on the Manchester Area.
Eubank Jr’s combat might be among the many early bouts on the cardboard and is slated for round 7:30pm. The working order on the evening may change.
Katie Taylor v Natasha Jonas and Dmitry Bivol v Craig Richards will comply with earlier than the principle occasion.
The evening’s motion might be proven on Sky Sports activities Field Workplace from 6pm at a price of £19.95.
You may stream the combat reside via the Sky Sports activities Field Workplace App on cell gadgets and on-line.
Chris Eubank Jr combat: Undercard
Topic to alter
- MAIN EVENT: Derek Chisora v Joseph Parker
- CO-MAIN EVENT: Katie Taylor v Natasha Jonas – for WBA, WBC, IBF, WBO, and The Ring feminine light-weight title
- Dmitry Bivol v Craig Richards – for WBA (Tremendous) light-heavyweight title
- Chris Eubank Jr v Marcus Morrison
- James Tennyson v Jovanni Straffon – for vacant IBO light-weight title
- Scott Fitzgerald v TBA
- Campbell Hatton v TBA
Chris Eubank Jr combat: What has been mentioned?
Marcus Morrison: “I’m all the time harmful. Solely a idiot wouldn’t respect my energy. I do carry the punch energy to knock Chris Eubank Jr out. I do completely imagine it.
“I’ve gone over the combat many instances in my head. If I’m sincere, I’ve not thought an excessive amount of in regards to the ending, however all I do know is that on Could 1, it’s going to be explosive.
“I actually assume the followers are in for a deal with. Whenever you put two fighters in, like me and Chris who can each punch, you’re in for an thrilling combat.
“To tug this upset off can be one of many largest upsets in UK boxing, particularly when he’s speaking in regards to the likes of Canelo, Golovkin, and all these fighters.
“If I’m going in there and spoil the get together, the place does that put me? It places me proper up there with the massive names.
“Lots of people would have mentioned Chris Eubank would have been within the combine for all these sorts of fighters, so if I’m going and pull this upset off, which I do imagine I can go and do, then that takes me and my profession to new heights.”