Cruiserweight star Lawrence Okolie will get his shot at claiming the WBO world title this weekend when he faces off towards Poland’s Krzysztof Glowacki.
Okolie, the sparring associate of Anthony Joshua, obliterated Nikodem Jezewski in December on the undercard to AJ’s win over Kubrat Pulev.
‘The Sauce’ has already claimed British and European cruiserweight gold and is now trying so as to add the vacant WBO strap to his rising assortment.
He’s set to face Glowacki, a former WBO cruiserweight champion himself.
The 34-year-old has been out of the ring since June 2019 when he misplaced to Mairis Briedis however has the pedigree to supply a superb check for Okolie.
Okolie v Glowacki: Date and easy methods to watch
This 12-round cruiserweight bout will happen on Saturday, March 20 and is being held at Wembley Area in London.
The ring walks are anticipated from 10:30pm UK time however that may rely upon the undercard outcomes.
The night time’s motion will probably be proven on Sky Sports activities Area from 7pm and on Sky Sports activities Primary Occasion from 10pm.
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Okolie v Glowacki: Undercard
- Lawrence Okolie v Krzysztof Glowacki – for vacant WBO cruiserweight title
- Chris Billam Smith v Deion Jumah – for Commonwealth and British cruiserweight titles
- Anthony Fowler v Jorge Fortea – for WBA Worldwide super-welterweight title
- Joe Cordina v Faroukh Kourbanov
- Bradley Rea v Lee Cutler
- Ramla Ali v Bec Connolly
- Ellie Scotney v Mailys Gangloff
Okolie v Glowacki: Story of the tape
Lawrence Okolie – Krzysztof Glowacki
Nationality: British – Polish
Age: 28 – 34
Top: 6ft 5 – 6ft
Attain: 82” – 75”
Stance: Orthodox – Southpaw
Report: 15/0/0 – 31/2/0
KOs: 12 – 19
Rounds: 63 – 193
Debut: 25/3/2017 – 3/10/2008
Final battle: Beat Nikodem Jezewski – misplaced to Mairis Briedis
Okolie v Glowacki: What’s been mentioned?
Lawrence Okolie: “Finally, I simply really feel like no matter occurs I’m going to win; I really feel good.
“You by no means know, he received knocked out in his final battle, so for the 12 months he hasn’t fought the remaining might have achieved him some good.
“I simply suppose it has been a unending camp main as much as this, it has all the time been the identical since my first beginner battle.
“I simply want to remain lively, proceed pushing and the health I’ve forward of this battle is not only about this one date, however the entire camps I’ve had earlier than so it’s a continuation of all of the work I’ve put in.”