Highlights From 2018 Boxing Schedule: Lots of Action on the Way

Highlights From 2018 Boxing Schedule

Boxing fans are in for yet another action-pumped year, and apparently, they have lots of it coming their way. Spanning all the way to June 16 is a series of fights, with big names in boxing on the list. You don’t want to miss this action.

March; watch this space

This month has three scheduled matches. First up, at StubHub Center, Carson-Scott will be taking on Oscar Valdez at a WBO featherweight on March 10. Then later at San Antonio, Texas, Sergey Lipinets and Mikey Garcia will be on the ring for the IBF super-lightweight, not forgetting Rances Barthelemy vs Kiryl Reikh match for the IBF super lightweight title too.  Here are some predictions.

On March 24 at 02 Arena in London, Dillian Whyte and Lucas Browne will be in action for the WBC silver heavyweight. And towards the end of the month on March 31, Anthony Joshua will be up against Joseph Parker at Principality Stadium in Cardiff for the WBA “Super” and IBF as well as WBO heavyweight, matches.

Not forgetting, Ryan Burnett and Yonfrez Parejo will be going head to head on a WBA bantamweight match on the same day, same venue. This will be a month to keep an eye out for, but you can expect to see even more action from next month on.

April, another month to keep an eye out for

The match might have some great action coming your way, but wait until you see what is in store for you in April, you will have every reason to stay tuned.

On April 14, at TBC, Billy Joe Saunders will be kicking it off against Martin Murray for the WBO middleweight match, while Terry Flanagan will tackle Maurice Hooker for the WBO light welterweight. Later on, Echo Arena in Liverpool will be the place for every boxing die-hard on 21, as Amir Khan and Phil Lo Greco shake it up. Then at SSE Arena in Belfast will be the battleground for Carl Frampton as he takes on Nonito Donaire in a featherweight match on the same date.

Fast-forward to May

This month is not expected to have much action, but it still has excellent matches lying in wait. The first action will be on 5th at 02 Arena in London, Tony Bellew v David Haye on the heavyweight level, while Joe Joyce will be coming into the ring later against Tom Little for a similar match.

Then on 19th at Leeds, Lee Selby will be taking on Josh Warrington on an IBF featherweight match, and on the same date, the Stevenson’s WBC Light Heavyweight title will put Adonis Stevenson and Badou Jack on a collision course.

June; End of action

Although the action will be stopping here, this month seems to have several great matches to look forward to as well. Early in the month, June 2 will have exciting events to behold, as Gorge Grooves and Callum Smith clash for the Groves’ WBA Super Middleweight tie at the Super Series final.

On June 9, Santa Cruz’s WBA Super featherweight title will see a thrilling clash between Leo Santa Cruz
and Abner Mares II. On the same date, Jermell Charlo and TBA will be on for the Charlo’s WBC Junior Middleweight trophy. Lastly, on June 16, the Spencer Jr.’s IBF Welterweight will see Errol Spencer Jr. take on Carlos Ocampo.

With these matches on the schedule, all you need to do is keep your fingers crossed, and wait for the
right date for a thrill of a lifetime.

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