CHRIS EUBANK JR and Conor Benn face off in an intriguing catchweight boxing clash in London.
But before the main event grudge match, there’s a full undercard at the O2 Arena in London, including Chris’s cousin Harlem in action.
Chris Eubank Jr and Conor Benn clash in London
Shannon Courtenay returns on the bill
The sons of legends Chris and Nigel do battle 30 years after their fathers fought for the second and final time.
Eubank Jr will have to get down in weight while Benn will have to add the pounds with the bout being fought at a catchweight of 157lbs.
Benn will be putting on 10lbs from welterweight (147lbs), while Eubank Jr will have to drop a 3lbs from middleweight (160lbs).
It was in 1990 and again in 1993 that Eubank Sr and Nigel Benn fought two brutal world title fights.
When is Chris Eubank Jr vs Conor Benn?
Chris Eubank Jr vs Conor Benn will take place on Saturday, October 8.
The main event is set to start at 10pm UK time.
London’s SOLD-OUT O2 Arena plays host.
Eubank Jr vs Benn: Ring walk time, live stream, TV channel and undercard info for London super-fight
What TV channel and live stream is Chris Eubank Jr vs Conor Benn on?
Chris Eubank Jr vs Conor Benn will be broadcast LIVE on DAZN PPV.
The fight will cost £19.99 to purchase on top of a £7.99 DAZN subscription.
DAZN’s coverage starts at 7pm.
Who is fighting on the Chris Eubank Jr vs Conor Benn undercard?
Olympic gold medallist Galal Yafai continues his rise up the pro ranks against Mexican Gohan Rodriguez (12-1-1).
While Eubank Jr’s cousin Harlem is also in action as is light-heavyweight star Lyndon Arthur.
And former world champ Shannon Courtenay makes her boxing comeback.
- Chris Eubank Jr vs Conor Benn (Catchweight)
- Mary Romero vs Ellie Scotney (Women’s Junior Featherweight)
- Galal Yafai vs Gohan Rodriguez (Flyweight)
- Harlem Eubank vs David Martin (Junior Welterweight)
- Lyndon Arthur vs TBA (Light Heavyweight)
- Felix Cash vs Connor Coyle (Middleweight)
- Matty Harris vs Chris Healey (Heavyweight)
- Shannon Courtenay vs Gemma Ruegg (Women’s Bantamweight)
- Chloe Watson vs Nancy Franco (Women’s Flyweight)
Frequently Asked Questions
How long does it take you to learn boxing
Boxing takes 3 months to learn. This includes learning basic skills like footwork and stance. It is important to remember that boxing does not just involve throwing punches. It is important to know how to dodge and block attacks.
What is the difference in a left and right hook?
A left-hand hook is thrown on the side of a body while a lateral cross is thrown on the front.
A left hand hook is one that is thrown with the opponent’s right side facing. The elbow is bent 90° and the wrist is turned 45° toward the opponent.
A right cross can be thrown with the palm facing towards the opponent’s face, and the elbow straight. The opponent’s wrist should be turned 45 degrees.
How do you practice boxing punches?
A punching bag is used to practice boxing punches. Once you feel comfortable with the technique, you can punch the bag. You can then move on to another area of your body. You can then move onto the next area once you are comfortable with that one.
- You want to be running at roughly 75-80% of your top speed..5 mile slow, easy recovery jog at the end.X Research source 2Mix in long runs, shadow boxing, and short sprints on non-interval days. (wikihow.com)
- It is just like normal sparring with a partner, but you want to throw punches at 75% of your normal speed. (wikihow.com)
How to box for exercise
How to learn how to box for Exercise
Learning boxing will help you improve your self-confidence and physical fitness. Boxing is a popular sport. It requires strength, speed, agility, stamina, coordination, balance, power and accuracy.
Learning how to box is a great way to get fit and feel good about yourself. You will find that the activity is enjoyable and you want to continue doing it.
There are many boxing training options. Some are held at health clubs or gyms, while others can be done at home. Online courses are available that you can access anywhere in the world.
Make sure you choose a program that meets your needs and is compatible with your lifestyle. The best programs will include exercises that help build muscle mass and flexibility, improve cardiovascular endurance, enhance well-being, as well as increase overall wellbeing.
You should also consider whether you prefer a beginner’s course or a more advanced one. Beginner’s classes usually teach basic techniques, such as sparring, mittwork, shadowboxing, and punching. Advanced programs cover more complex movements and offer more variety.
These programs are generally less expensive than $100 and last for eight weeks. However, they don’t provide any guidance on nutrition, weight loss, injury prevention, or other aspects of boxing training.
Advanced programs typically last six months and cost around $300. These programs include nutrition advice and stretching routines. Some programs also include resistance training (e.g. lifting weights) or aerobic conditioning (e.g. running).