ZACH PARKER will defend his WBO Worldwide Tremendous-Middleweight title in opposition to Marcus Morrison at Utilita Enviornment, Birmingham on Saturday November 6, reside on BT Sport.
The champion gained’t simply be risking his crown, but in addition his standing as primary contender within the rankings for the WBO World title held by Canelo Alvarez when he faces Manchester’s Morrison.
Corridor of Fame promoter Frank Warren is predicting fireworks when the pair conflict within the Midlands on Bonfire weekend.
He mentioned: “It’s a combat I’m delighted to have made and it’s a contest that ought to deliver out one of the best in each guys
“Zach is a Queensberry fighter and I imagine he wins, however he must combat strong opponents like Marcus whereas he waits for his World title shot.
“Marcus is aware of that is one other nice likelihood. Zach is aware of that he’ll deliver his finest on combat evening.
“Zach is likely one of the prevented males within the division, however the second Marcus and his group knew there was curiosity on our facet they moved rapidly. They imagine they will spring an upset.
“I imagine followers within the enviornment and BT Sport viewers will see a combat between two guys who’ve capability and ambition.”
Parker (21-0, 15 KOs) will likely be making the second defence of the title he gained with a powerful stoppage of American Vaughn Alexander in march.
The Neil Marsh managed boxer made it 5 wins on the spin in July when he knocked out Sherzod Khusanov within the first spherical.
Former Manchester Metropolis participant Morrison (24-4, 16 KOs) has seen his profession kick on since July 2019 when he travelled to Italy and upset former European champion and World title challenger Emanuele Blandamura in 9 rounds.
In Might he took on Chris Eubank Jr and pushed him all the way in which earlier than taking place on factors after ten rounds.
Large Stoke-on-Trent ticket vendor Nathan Heaney (13-0, 5 KOs) will meet Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Sladan Janjanin (30-8, 23 KOs) for the vacant IBF Intercontinental Middleweight title.
British and Commonwealth Tremendous-Middleweight champion Lennox Clarke (20-1-1, 8 KOs) has his first combat since his title successful upset win in opposition to Willy Hutchinson.
Scotland’s former World Youth beginner champion Hutchinson (13-1, 9 KOs) has his first combat since dropping his unbeaten report in opposition to Clarke and faces Westbury’s Anthony Fox (8-13-4).
Excessive Wycombe Light-weight Henry Turner (5-0), Northampton Tremendous-Light-weight Eithan James (6-0) and Dublin’s Willo Hayden (1-0) all field six rounders.
Atherstone Tremendous-Light-weight hope George Bance (2-0) and Telford Bantamweight debutant Raheem Muhammed are in 4 spherical motion.
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