Sam Eggington entered this fight with a record of 19-3-0 (11 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.20 welterweight in the world. He fought three times last year losing to Bradley Skeete (=Eggington vs Skeete) and winning over Daza Usher and Frankie Gavin (=Gavin vs Eggington).
His opponent, the former world champion in two different weight classes Paul Malignaggi, has a boxing record of 36-7-0 (7 knockouts) and he entered as the No.19 in the same weight class. He lost two consecutive bouts between 2014 and 2015, against Shawn Porter (=Porter vs Malignaggi) and Danny Garcia (=Garcia vs Malignaggi), but then he has won three fights. Sam Eggington vs Paul Malignaggi is valid for the WBC International welterweight title; undercard of David Haye vs Tony Bellew. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
Division: welterweight (147 lbs, 66.7 kg)
Title: WBC International welterweight title
Eggington’s previous fight: Frankie Gavin vs Sam Eggington
Eggington’s next fight: Sam Eggington vs Ceferino Rodriguez
Malignaggi’s next fight: Paulie Malignaggi vs Artem Lobov
Eggington vs Malignaggi Fight Video:
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