Chris Eubank Jr vs Liam Smith – Fight day, bodyweight and location confirmed for 2023 showdown reside on Sky Sporting activities Box Business office | Boxing Information

Chris Eubank Jr will box Liam Smith next at the AO Arena in Manchester on January 21, reside on Sky Sporting activities Box Office.

In a blockbuster commence to 2023, the middleweight rivals go head-to-head in an eagerly predicted bout at BOXXER: Unleashed – in affiliation with Wasserman Boxing and stay and completely in the United kingdom and Republic of Ireland on Sky Sporting activities Box Office.

Smith (32-3-1, 19 KOs) heads into this mouth-watering pay back-for every-watch clash in the variety of his lifetime pursuing wins over Jesse Vargas, Anthony Fowler and Roberto Garcia.

Soon after his successful BOXXER debut in September, Smith quickly established his sights on Eubank Jr as he plots his path to getting to be a entire world champion for a 2nd time.

Smith, 34, memorably went toe-to-toe with Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez in 2016 and comes from a very pleased, illustrious bloodline of champions which include brothers Paul Smith Jr, Stephen Smith and Callum Smith.

Eubank Jr (32-2-, 23 KOs) is a guy whose spouse and children name wants no introduction at all.

Son of legendary former world champion Chris Eubank, the 33-year-old has effectively carved out his personal track record in the sport but in Smith, Eubank Jr faces one particular the hardest assessments of his stellar career.

The Brighton-based mostly fighter was a previous IBO planet title holder and is getting into his prime, intent on starting the new calendar year in fashion.

Keen to step back inside of the ropes after his proposed Oct bout with Conor Benn was postponed, Eubank Jr past fought in February when he easily outclassed Liam Williams in Cardiff with an remarkable unanimous final decision points victory.

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