Final Up to date: 20/08/19 8:21pm
Scott Fitzgerald challenges Ted Cheeseman for the British super-welterweight title on the Lewis Ritson-Robbie Davies Jr invoice in Newcastle, stay on Sky Sports activities.
Guide Lomachenko vs Campbell now!
Fitzgerald is coming off a career-best win as he dealt Anthony Fowler his first defeat at Liverpool’s Echo Area in March, and now plans to claim his home dominance by claiming the Lonsdale belt at Utilita Area on October 19.
British champion Cheeseman fell quick towards Sergio Garcia in a bid for the European title in February, after which needed to accept a draw with Kieron Conway in June.
Fitzgerald stated: “I’m feeling good, coaching goes effectively and I’m simply the place I should be. I’m working laborious to ensure that the perfect model of me turns up and I win that British title on October 19.
I thought Cheeseman beat Conway, however after that efficiency I’m assured I can beat him.
“I’ve by no means boxed in Newcastle earlier than so it is all good for me.
“I thought Cheeseman beat Conway, however after that efficiency, I’m assured I can beat him. I’m simply working my hardest so I’m ready for the perfect model of Ted Cheeseman to show up.
“I’m anticipating it to be an excellent battle and an thrilling contest to observe. I’ll have a plan in place able to get the win.”
However Cheeseman is decided to place a tough spell in his profession firmly behind him, beginning with an emphatic victory over the unbeaten Fitzgerald.
“I’m actually excited for this battle,” said Cheeseman. “I had a foul begin to the yr however I overcame all of my demons. I thought I carried out effectively towards Conway in June however I did not get the win, however I’m nonetheless the champion and it is my belt to lose.
“I’m in a significantly better place each mentally and bodily now. It isn’t about the way you begin the yr, it is about the way you finish it. When I win this battle, I’ll be again on the prime of the home super-welterweight scene.
“Everybody goes to be intrigued by this battle. I’ll be the underdog on this one coming off a loss and a draw. It will be an explosive battle. A win over Scott will shut everybody up and put me again on the prime of the pile.”
In the principle occasion, native favorite Ritson will settle his ongoing feud with Davies Jr after the bitter rivals each received fights on the identical Liverpool invoice this month after which traded heated phrases.