On 22nd July 2017 Epic Studios will host the second Norwich fight night of the year. Craig Poxton headlines the card with his first defence of his Southern Area title against Craig Whyatt. The card also includes Zaiphan Morris who will be fighting for the Challenge title, the return of Nathan Dale and the professional boxing debut of Iain Martell.
Craig Poxton (12-4) currently holds the Southern Area Super Featherweight title after a sensational fight at York Hall against undefeated Boy Jones, winning by knockout earlier this year. Now he puts that title on the line as he steps into the ring to face Craig Whyatt who has a professional boxing record of 9 wins 3 losses, similar to Poxton’s record from 2 years ago. Whyatt has competed in prizefighter, however is yet to win the southern area belt having previously lost to Jamie Speight in his only previous challenge for the title.
Zaiphan Morris features in his second title fight of the year, he said “It would be brilliant to be a 2 time champion. It’s a sign of the progression I’ve made, but it’s not just me it’s everyone in the gym and my trainers Graham Everett and Jon Thaxton”.
Nathan Dale makes his return to the ring after recovering from injury, he will be in a 6 round contest on the night.
MMA fighter and KO artist Iain Martell makes his highly anticipated professional boxing debut.
Epic Studios is on Magdalen Street in Norwich NR3 1JD.
For tickets please contact the boxers.