WBA period in-between-middleweight world champion Chris Eubank Jr. (29-2, 22 KOs) has joined forces with European promoter team Sauerland as the British boxer goals to take over the middleweight division.
Eubank had been promoted during the past by way of Frank Warren, Eddie Hearn, Mick Hennessey and Premier Boxing Champions.
Having up to now campaigned at tremendous middleweight, Eubank Jr. is a former two-time IBO tremendous middleweight world champion. He captured the IBO crown with a stoppage win over Renold Quinlan in 2017, earlier than defending the belt towards German legend Arthur Abraham and Avni Yildirim. Following a blockbuster clash with George Groves, Eubank Jr. reclaimed the IBO Title in 2019 with a astonishing performance in opposition t rival James DeGale on the O2 in London.
Returning to the Middleweight division, Eubank Jr. claimed the WBA-intervening time middleweight world title for the 2d time with a TKO win over former World Title challenger Matvey Korobov in December 2019, whereas making his US debut at the Barclays center in long island.
at present primarily based in the u.s. where he’s practicing with the boxing first rate Roy Jones Jr., the 2nd-generation fighter says he is delighted to have signed a protracted-time period cope with group Sauerland and is concentrated on all of the desirable names at one hundred sixty lbs.
“i am overjoyed to have signed a promotional take care of crew Sauerland,” spoke of Eubank Jr. “I appear ahead to working with this type of historical stable that has created so many legends in the recreation over so decades. I seem to be ahead to the huge fights that I crave. I’ve spent the remaining one year in the gymnasium and i feel superior than ever. I’m able to take over the middleweight division. I desire the entire champions – Murata, Charlo, Andrade, Golovkin – put me in the ring with any of them. I handiest want to combat the superior. here is my time. if you have a belt, I’m coming for you.”
Having followed Eubank Jr.’s profession, promoter Nisse Sauerland says he’s delighted to have secured his signature and is looking forward to forging a successful relationship with the charismatic boxer.
“We’ve been long time admirers of Chris. He fought on one in all our shows again in 2012 and we’ve followed his career carefully because then,” talked about Sauerland. “he’s got all of the attributes essential to establish his position as some of the biggest names in world boxing. Our first precedence is cleansing out the middleweight division.”