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Bellew-Brudov Set For 3/15, Kell Brook on The Bill

Tony Bellew will face former World Cruiserweight title challenger Valery Brudov in his first fight at the weight at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on March 15, live on Sky Sports, on a massive night for the city’s boxing stars.

Stephen Smith is lining up a massive night and is expected to challenge Fernando David Saucedo for the Argentinian’s WBC Silver Featherweight title in a crunch eliminator bout. Stephen’s older brother Paul is also set for a big night, as he is expected to fight for the outright ownership on the Lord Lonsdale belt with a British Super Middleweight title defence on the card.

The youngest Smith, Callum, is also in action as he looks to build on an incredible year in 2013 where he raced to 9-0 with a stunning sequence of six first-round wins in the Super Middleweight division, the division where Commonwealth champion Rocky Fielding is lining up an all-Liverpool clash with Tony Dodson, who fights in Hull on February 22.

Sheffield Welterweight star Kell Brook and popular London Lightweight Kevin Mitchell have both enjoyed great nights in the Echo Arena and the pair will both be in action as they build to big fights before the summer.

Birmingham’s unbeaten Super Flyweight talent Kal Yafai continues on his path to a first title shot, while exciting Liverpool youngster Robbie Davies Jnr faces his fifth pro fight.

Bellew steps up a weight after challenging Adonis Stevenson for the WBC Light Heavyweight crown in November, and the 31 year old faces a stern test on his debut at Cruiserweight.

Brudov – 41-4 – has five World title challenges to his name and promoter Eddie Hearn expects Bellew to shine on a huge night of boxing on Merseyside.

Tickets for the Echo Arena show on March 15 go on sale at 10am on Thursday January 23, with tickets priced £30, £40, £60 and ringside seats at £100 available from the Echo Arena on 0844 8000 400 and at www.echoarena.com

VIP tickets priced at £150 are exclusively available from Matchroom Sport on 01277 359900 and at www.matchroomboxing.com

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by US Dirk Killer on 01-21-2014

[QUOTE=antawain28;14156619]Yeah that sounds about right Kell Brook is the Wilder of the WW divison just beating up cab drivers and plumbers smh what a joke[/QUOTE] Got offered 2 title fights too....SMDH

Comment by antawain28 on 01-21-2014

[QUOTE=shoog;14155745]I bet matchroom is scouring the pubs in liverpool looking for kell brooks next opponent.[/QUOTE] Yeah that sounds about right Kell Brook is the Wilder of the WW divison just beating up cab drivers and plumbers smh what a joke

Comment by US Dirk Killer on 01-21-2014

If Thurman wins the IBF, Brook can just say goodbye to that

Comment by shoog on 01-21-2014

I bet matchroom is scouring the pubs in liverpool looking for kell brooks next opponent.

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