Ovill McKenzie entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 23-12-0 (12 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.6 cruiserweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Grigory Drozd). He suffered his last defeat in 2013 when he faced Enzo Maccarinelli in their rematch (=McKenzie vs Maccarinelli 2); after this bout he came back to win beating Tony Conquest (=Conquest vs McKenzie) and Jon-Lewis Dickinson (=Dickinson vs McKenzie).
His opponent, Matty Askin, has a record of 17-2-0 (10 knockouts) and he entered as the No.34 in the same weight class; the last time he lost was in 2012 when he faced Krzysztof Glowacki, since then he has won three consecutive fights beating Menay Edwards in his last bout. McKenzie vs Askin is valid for the BBBofC British and Commonwealth cruiserweight titles. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: York Hall, London, UK
Division: cruiserweight (200 lbs, 90.7 kg)
Title: BBBofC British and Commonwealth cruiserweight titles
McKenzie’s previous fight: Jon-Lewis Dickinson vs Ovill McKenzie
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