Child Galahad vs Jazza Dickens 2 will likely be higher than the primary combat, followers are promised
Jazza Dickens says he all the time knew he would cross paths with Child Galahad once more forward of their IBF featherweight title combat subsequent month.
The collection of ‘Struggle Camp’ occasions takes place at Matchroom Boxing HQ in July and August, and will likely be broadcast stay internationally on DAZN.
Headlining week two of Struggle Camp on August 7, Jazza Dickens challenges Child Galahad for the vacant IBF featherweight title.
Dickens (30-3, 11 KOs) heads into the combat on the again of profitable The Golden Contract, defeating Ryan Walsh within the ultimate again in December.
He now turns his consideration to Galahad (27-1, 16 KOs), as they resume their rivalry following a earlier battle for the British super-bantamweight title again in September 2013.
The 2 males will meet for the vacant IBF strap, previously held by Josh Warrington.
A number of MTK International fighters are additionally in motion on week three on August 14, as one other Golden Contract winner, Ricards Bolotniks, goes up in opposition to Joshua Buatsi, Michael McKinson meets Przemyslaw Runowski, Savannah Marshall defends her WBO middleweight title, plus Tasha Jonas additionally returns.
Dickens, Galahad, McKinson, Marshall and Jonas have been all current on the launch press convention they usually all had lots to say forward of their respective bouts.
Dickens mentioned: “It’s been eight years because the first combat. I all the time knew it could come once more, and I’ve been ready for it a very long time.
“I’ve had losses alongside the way in which and I’ve needed to construct myself again up. There’s nothing tougher than having to do this, however I’ve labored laborious to be right here and I’m pleased to have this chance.
“I have to thank MTK International, Tony Bellew, DAZN, and Matchroom. Boxing is a conveyor belt, and it’s a blessing. I’ll take this opportunity with each palms and I’m wanting ahead to the problem.”
Galahad mentioned: “No matter occurred previously has occurred. Me and Jazza will begin the place we left off. The primary combat was unbelievable, and the second will likely be even higher.
“I do know Jazza personally, he lives the life like me. I simply imagine I’m higher in each division. It’s not private, however we’ll each go in there to try to take one another’s head off.”
McKinson mentioned: “I’m so pleased to be right here. I earned my spot in Gibraltar and now I’m actually excited to showcase my abilities on such an awesome occasion like this. I’ve been knocking on the door for some time and I simply wanted that one alternative.
“I’m ranked fourth on the earth by the WBO and MTK International do an awesome job with me. I’m lastly getting the credit score and recognition I deserve, and it’s a troublesome problem in my subsequent combat.
“People who know me know that I desire to be in fights like this. I’m very bold and I’m assured of manufacturing a great efficiency and getting a great win, after which we’ll have a look at who’s subsequent.”
Jonas mentioned: “Each time I’ve requested to step up and placed on a efficiency I do. I haven’t failed but and it’s been Struggle of the Yr contenders each time.
“For me being the underdog and having to step up means I’m going away and prepare higher. I don’t take negatives from any fights. I’m all the time wanting on the positives. I study from it and ensure it doesn’t occur subsequent time.
“I’m not a small super-featherweight so I can go up and down the weights. Anyone with a title is a goal for me and nothing has ever modified.”
Joshua Buatsi vs Ricards Bolotniks
On week three of Struggle Camp on August 14, Golden Contract light-heavyweight winner Ricards Bolotniks goes up in opposition to Joshua Buatsi.
Bolotniks (18-5-1, 8 KOs) defeated Serge Michel, Hosea Burton and Steven Ward on his approach to profitable the competitors, and now goes up in opposition to undefeated prospect Buatsi (14-0, 12 KOs).
Elsewhere on week three, unbeaten Michael McKinson (20-0, 2 KOs) makes his highly-anticipated return in opposition to Przemyslaw Runowski (19-1, 5 KOs), Savannah Marshall 10-0, 8 KOs) defends her WBO middleweight title, plus Tasha Jonas (9-2-1, 7 KOs) additionally returns.