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Billam-Smith returns home to defend his WBO World Cruiserweight Title against Mateusz Masternak


Coming to UK viewers live and exclusively from Sky Sports, bet365 are the official betting partner with BOXXER ahead of hometown hero Chris Billam-Smith’s WBO Cruiserweight title defence against Mateusz Masternak.

Billam-Smith has turned Bournemouth into a fortress, having fought there across his last three fights beating the likes of Isaac Chamberlain, Armend Xhoxhaj, and then winning his world title against Lawrence Okolie.

Sunday night will be dominated by Bournemouth’s big night of boxing, and fighting fans overseas in America can keep up to speed with all the action live on Peacock when 2020 Gold Medallist Lauren Price goes up against a former European champion, Silvia Bortot, at welterweight.

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Another former Olympian will showcase his skills at the Bournemouth International Centre, as rising star Ben Whittaker looks set to steal the show. Whittaker has wowed fans with his slick style of fighting, and will look to keep his undefeated record in tact against a potential banana skin in Stiven Leonetti Dredhaj.

Portsmouth’s Michael McKinson will return to Bournemouth having won his fight inside the distance against Lebin Morales on his last visit to the town. Lewis Edmondson will also look to build off his previous Bournemouth win when he takes on Dmytro Fedas.

It’s English Super Welterweight action near the start of Boxxer’s fight night, when another hometown hero, Lee Cutler, looks to claim the vacant title against Kingsley ‘Obi’ Egbunike in a fight that could go either way.

Having started off impressively in her first professional fight, promising bantamweight Francesca Hennessy looks to continue her progression in the sport. With boxing in her blood as daughter of Mick Hennessy, the famous boxing manager and promoter; she’ll go in hunt for another stoppage to make it two from two fights.

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Chris Billam-Smith vs Mateusz Masternak – WBO World Cruiserweight Title Fight Night

Chris Billam-Smith 2/7 vs Mateusz Masternak 11/4

Michael McKinson 1/20 vs Musah Lawson 10/1

Ben Whittaker 1/33 vs Stiven Leonetti Dredhaj 14/1

Lauren Price 1/20 vs Silvia Bortot 10/1

Lee Cutler 1/4 vs Kingsley Egbunike 3/1

Francesca Hennessy 1/25 vs Lucrecia Belen Arrieta 12/1

Lewis Edmondson 1/16 vs Dmytro Fedas 9/1

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