Saturday evening Chris Eubank Jr stopped Wanik Awdijan in Newcastle, England after five rounds due to broken ribs. Eubank Jr unleashed numerous body punches on Awdijan that caused the injury.
🎤 In the post fight interview, Eubank Jr offered to sign more microwaves and then called out Billy Joe Saunders, Liam Williams as well as any champion of the middleweight division.
🏴 “Anybody with world title, anybody that the fans want to see me fight. A guy that keeps popping up is Liam Williams, everybody seems to want that fight to happen, that’s an option”
🐀 “You got that rat Saunders running around, he wants to fight me for £5 million, you know the options are endless. All I know is December onwards big names, world titles” Eubank Jr told SkySports
👑 On the undercard: Savannah Marshall defended her WBO middleweight world title after a action packed two-round shootout with Lolita Muzeya. Savannah Marshall stays on course for a dream fight against Claressa Shields.
🔥 Hughie Fury stopped Christian Hammer when he retired with a bicep injury after a fiery five round heavyweight fight.
Fury troubled Hammer with sharp combination punches from the opening bell but the German suffered a bicep injury which saw the fight waved off. Hughie Fury continues his route back towards a world title shot.
😎 Personally, I like both fight with Billy Joe Saunders and Liam Williams – I’d like to see them both happen 💯