27 Apr

Eubank Jr. and Smith Set for Rematch on June 17

Former middleweight world champion Chris Eubank Jr. and Liam Smith are scheduled for a rematch on June 17.

According to ESPN, Eubank exercised the rematch clause in their previous fight's contract. The bout will be officially announced shortly.

Юбенк-младший и Смит встретились на финальной пресс-конференции

Eubank Jr. suffered a sensational knockout loss to his fellow Brit, Smith, in Manchester in January. In the 4th round, Smith knocked Chris down twice, prompting the referee to stop the fight.

It is worth noting that Eubank Jr. held the interim WBA middleweight champion title twice, while Liam Smith is a former welterweight world champion.