Allen vs Browne: The Matchroom Boxing card from London. Today’s Matchroom Boxing card from O2 Arena in London features a heavyweight doubleheader atop the bill, the United States and Sky Sports Main Event in the United Kingdom.
Dave Allen will face former secondary world titleholder Lucas Browne in the 12-round main event, with Dereck Chisora facing Senad Gashi in the 10-round co-feature. The show will also see a British and Commonwealth lightweight title fight between Joe Cordina and Andy Townend, plus returns for welterweight prospects Josh Kelly and Conor Benn, and more.
The main card starts at 2 pm ET (7 pm UK time). There will also be a pair of fights streamed live on Facebook starting at 1:20 pm ET (6:20 pm UK), featuring prospects Nikita Ababiy and Shannon Courtenay in four-round bouts.
David Allen battles Lucas Browne on a bumper bill at The O2, with Derek Chisora, Josh Kelly and Conor Benn also in action on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports.
‘White Rhino’ can take his heavyweight career to new heights with a victory over Browne, who previously claimed the WBA ‘regular’ title with a knockout win over Ruslan Chagaev in 2016.
A domestic clash against the likes of David Price or Derek Chisora could lie ahead for Allen, if he can overcome Browne in a potentially explosive encounter.
On the undercard, fellow heavyweight Chisora collides with the dangerous Senad Gashi, while exciting contenders Josh Kelly and Conor Benn return to the ring, and Joe Cordina takes on Andy Townend for the British and Commonwealth lightweight titles.
Watch David Allen against Lucas Browne on the O2 bill, including Derek Chisora versus Senad Gashi, Josh Kelly and Joe Cordina on Saturday, from 7pm live on Sky Sports Action.
Browne returns to the scene of his sole career loss to Dillian Whyte determined to redeem himself with a big knockout win over cult hero Allen. Since that loss the 28-1 Australian, who’s career-best win came against Ruslan Chagaev in 2016.