Matchroom Fight Camp: The Low Down

After the official announcement a few weeks ago, Matchroom’s Fight Camp kicked off last week on Saturday 1st August.

Fight Camp is Matchroom’s series of behind closed doors televised boxing events. With four fight weeks in total and a PPV event at the end – they’ve got your weekends covered.

We’re so hyped for boxing to be back and in the midst of Fight Camp, we’re taking a closer look at what’s happened, and what’s still to come…Check it out!

What’s Comin’ Up?

Week 1 – August 1st

Fight Night Lock In
To celebrate the much-anticipated return of boxing, we’re hosting a LIVE watch-along on Saturday night with Savage Dan, Stevo the Madman and Jordan Hames. Tune in at 9.30pm on JD Official’s YouTube or Facebook page.

JD Scorecard Competition
How do you score it? Get ready for fight night and download the JD app. Score the fight round by round and share your score on Twitter with #JDScorecard for the chance to win a pair of signed gloves by both Eggington and Cheeseman.

Sam Eggington vs Ted Cheeseman
12 x 3 Mins IBF International Super-Welterweight Title

James Tennyson vs Gavin Gwynne
12 x 3 Mins Vacant British Lightweight Title

Jordan Gill vs Reece Bellotti
10 x 3 Mins Featherweight Contest

Fabio Wardley vs Simon Vallily
10 x 3 Mins Vacant English Heavyweight Title

Dalton Smith vs Nathan Bennett
8 x 3 Mins Super-Lightweight Contest

The Result:
Looking to revive his career after losing his previous three fights, Cheeseman took home a points victory over Eggington! With scores of scores of 116-113, 116-113 and 115-114, it was an action-packed 12 rounds, with Cheeseman giving it all he had to defeat Eggington by unanimous decision.

Week 2 – August 7th

Terri Harper vs Tasha Jonas
10 x 2 Mins WBC & IBO World Super-Featherweight Titles

Chris Billam-Smith vs Nathan Thorley
12 x 3 Mins Commonwealth Cruiserweight Title

Anthony Fowler vs Adam Harper
10 x 3 Mins Super-Welterweight Contest

Aqib Fiaz vs Kane Baker
8 x 3 Mins Lightweight Contest

Hopey Price

Week 3 – August 14th

Felix Cash vs Jason Welborn
12 x 3 Mins Commonwealth Middleweight Title

Shannon Courtenay vs Rachel Ball
8 x 2 Mins Super-Bantamweight Contest

Kieron Conway vs Nav Mansouri
10 x 3 Mins Vacant WBA Intercontinental Super-Welterweight Contest

Zelfa Barrett vs Eric Donovan
12 x 3 Mins Super-Featherweight Contest

John Docherty vs Anthony Fox
8 x 3 Mins Super-Middleweight Contest

Week 4 – August 22nd

Dillian Whyte vs Alexander Povetkin
12 x 3 Mins WBC Interim Heavyweight Title

Katie Taylor vs Delfine Persoon
10 x 2 Mins Undisputed World Lightweight Titles

Martin Bakole vs Sergey Kuzmin
10 x 3 Mins Heavyweight Contest

Luther Clay vs Chris Kongo
10 x 3 Mins WBO Global Welterweight Title



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