Hennessy Sports in association with Mitchell Sports Promotions are pleased to announce that new British middleweight champion Nick Blackwell will defend his title on Saturday, July 25 against challenger Damon Jones at Derby Arena, live on Channel 5.
Not only that, the night’s chief support contest sees fast-rising heavyweight prospect Hughie Lewis Fury again step up in class to face respected international opposition over a scheduled ten rounds.
Also appearing on the July 25 undercard – televised live on Spike – will be current European Union light-welterweight champion Lenny Daws, former British super-bantamweight title challenger Leigh Wood, current English flyweight champion Louis Norman, as well as exciting prospects Yusuf Safa and Young Fury.
The likes of Myron Mills, Indi Sangha, Sajid Abid, Jamie Robinson, Nathan Kirk and Russell Henshaw will also see action in Derby.
*** Tickets for Blackwell vs. Jones can be purchased from the Derby Arena Box Office on 01332 255800 or by visiting www.derbylive.co.uk ***
*** Blackwell vs. Jones will be televised live on Channel 5 on July 25, while the supporting undercard will be televised live earlier in the evening on Spike ***