Let Battle Commence – The Event

Four Championship Battles Head Up 11th March London Event

Promoter Mark Lyons’ first event of 2016 is the Quadruple Championship bout headed LET BATTLE COMMENCE, at the York Hall in Bethnal Green, London, on Friday 11th March.

Heading up the thirteen-bout card is the historic triple World Unification Championship bout featuring Woolwich’s Marianne ‘Golden Girl’ Marston.

British #1 and reigning MBC International Super Bantamweight Champion Marianne Marston will attempt to make history by being the first British Female boxer to unify three World titles.

Also on the Championship trail on this historic event will be a number of fast rising local stars.

Former Team GB star Iain ‘The Blessed One’ Weaver gets his first taste of professional Championship boxing, when he challenges a yet to be named opponent for the International Masters Super Featherweight title.

Bardney, Lincolnshire’s unbeaten prospect, Nathan ‘Nightmare’ Decastro also will be fighting for an International Masters Middleweight Championship, against Ghana’s WBO Africa Champion Theophilus Tetteh.

The final Championship bout will see Tunbridge Wells, Kent’s Jamie Johnson take on South London’s Sarah Knight for the British Masters Female Cruiswerweight Crown.

Supporting the four Championship bouts are nine bouts featuring the cream of local talent, including former British and Commonwealth King, Michael Aldiss, who made his most welcome return to the ring back in October.

Another hugely popular recent returnee to the hallowed square ring, Super Middleweight Manzo Smith will also be in action, against a yet to be named opponent.

Unbeaten Antonio Counihan, the former England Amateur Captain,  makes a most welcome return to York Hall on March 11th, where he will face off against a yet to be named opponent.

Unbeaten, big punching Cruiserweight prospect Daniel Mendez will be looking to add a third scalp to his belt on the night,when he takes on Scunthorpe’s Stuart Maddox.

Ipswich’s undisputed and unified WBC, ISKA, WAKO, IKF & WKA multi-discipline World Champion, Marlon Hunt, is set to begin his professional boxing career on March 11th, when he takes on Edinburgh’s David James Thomson in a four rounder.

Sheffield’s former British Masters Female Super Flyweight Champion makes her return to the fray, following a four year sabbatical from the sport. On March 11th Juliette will face a yet to be named opponent.

Hugely popular local Middleweight Adam Taylor makes his second pro outing against Liverpool’s Liam Milner, as Grantham, Lincolnshire’s Tom Crosby makes his professional debut, against the highly experience Marty Kayes from Belfast.

The final bout sees Middleweight Tommy Jacobs make his pro debut against fellow debutee Perth, Scotland’s Ryan Lyall.

To cram all this action in the doors will open at 5:30pm, with the first bout starting at 7pm.

Marianne Marston’s Unified World Championship Battle headlines the Monarch Communications, BoxFit UK, 3X Sports and Sulnox Eco Systems PLC sponsored Mark Lyons promoted LET BATTLE COMMENCE event at York Hall, Bethnal Green, London on Friday 11th March 2016.

This event is sanctioned courtesy of the Malta Boxing Commission (MBC) www.maltaboxingcommission.com

Tickets, priced £35 (standard seated) and £65 (Ringside) are available below


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Let Battle Commence – 11th March