Sunny Edwards Defends IBF Title In opposition to Felix Alvarado in Sheffield, UK


LONDON, SEPTEMBER 29 – Lord of the flyweights Sunny Edwards defends his
IBF title in opposition to Felix Alvarado on an distinctive night time of boxing in

Edwards headlines Probellum’s debut present within the Metal Metropolis on Friday,
November 11 on the Sheffield Utilita Enviornment.

And on one of the vital thrilling playing cards to be staged in UK boxing this
12 months, unbeaten tremendous bantamweight prospects Jack Bateson and Shabaz
Masoud conflict in a British title eliminator that followers have been raving

Edwards [4], one of many world’s most expert and charismatic
champions, makes a 3rd defence of his IBF crown in opposition to the
dynamite-fisted Nicaraguan Alvarado (38-2, 33KOs), a former title holder
on the weight under.

And ‘Showtime’ (18-0, 4KOs) is aware of he should not slip up in opposition to his
obligatory challenger as a result of a future showdown with US star Jesse
‘Bam’ Rodriguez is on the road.

Sunny Edwards mentioned: “I’ve turn out to be one of the vital prevented fighters in
world boxing, however Felix Alvarado has the braveness to face me on November
11, and that makes him a particularly harmful opponent.

“I’ve grand plans to turn out to be the undisputed flyweight world champion,
after which transfer by means of the weights, and I’m completely assured that can
occur – however there isn’t any room for error in opposition to a fighter of
Alvarado’s calibre, that’s for certain.”

Felix Alvarado mentioned: _“I’m prepared for this struggle in opposition to Sunny
Edwards, and I need to thank God for permitting me the chance to
obtain my dream of turning into a two-weight world champion.”_

Richard Schaefer, President of Probellum, mentioned: “Pound-for-pound,
Sunny Edwards is without doubt one of the most expert fighters on the planet and on
November 11, you’ll get to see ‘Showtime’ carry out at his very

“Sunny additionally has the kind of persona and charisma that makes him a
must-see attraction in boxing and Probellum is thrilled to have the ability to
ship this world title defence, and particular struggle card, to his adopted
hometown of Sheffield.”

Bateson and Masoud have captured the creativeness of the British
struggle fraternity after agreeing to fulfill so early of their careers.

Boxing followers have grown bored with proficient prospects avoiding one another
however Leeds hero Bateson (17-0, 4KOs), and Stoke favorite Masoud (10-0,
3KOs), pushed for the struggle to be made.

A last eliminator for the British title, the showdown can even see
Bateson’s WBA Intercontinental belt on the road in Sheffield, with an
military of followers set to journey from the fighters’ hometowns to help
their man.




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