Well, another year is now well and truly behind us and although 2017 was jam-packed with great boxing events, some of which will live long in the memory, it’s now time to look forward to what’s coming up in the region as the New Year kicks in.
Saturday 10th February. Walsall.
Midlands Boxing Series.
The Quarter Finals.
This promises to be a great night of exciting boxing action with challengers from Birmingham, Tamworth, Chasetown and Derby facing off for a spot in the Finals.
Tickets start at £35 and can be purchased by telephone only from the Walsall FC Ticket Office.
Saturday 24th March, Birmingham.
NOW OR NEVER
Big event at the Genting Arena!!
Birmingham’s Frankin Gavin and Windhoek’s Bethual ‘Unstoppable’ Ushona’ come face to face for this IBO Title fight.
The impressive looking undercard features a string of top notch boxers including Wolverhampton’s Kyle Williams and Birmingham’s Sean Davis.
Ignore the date on the flyer. This one had to be rescheduled due to Gavin suffering a training camp injury.
Tickets start at £46.10
Friday 23 March. Birmingham.
An Evening With Barry McGuigan
Your chance to meet ‘The Clones Cyclone’. Hall of Famer and former WBA and Lineal Featherweight World Champion, Barry McGuigan is joined by a host of great guests at this popular Second City venue.
Tickets start at £25.00
Saturday 24th March. Ashby
Unleashed. Championship Boxing.
There are plenty of good reasons for you to be at this event, including the English Title Fight and the chance to see a great crop of fighters from the region.
Thursday 24th May. Walsall
An Evening With Nigel Benn.
Walsall F.C maintain their proud old tradition of hosting great boxing events and this time the legendary ‘Dark Destroyer’ is in the house.
Nigel is a two division world champion who holds the record for defending the World Boxing Council (WBC) super middleweight title an extraordinary nine times.
Tickets start at £50pp and are on sale now.