Circulars

20/07/2021

Southern Area Championship Circular 20th July 2021

CRUISERWEIGHT

IAIN MARTELL (Holder) v ELLIS ZORRO

Purse bids are called for the above contest to be submitted in accordance with the terms as set out below. Contest to take place by the end of DECEMBER 2021.

Promoters and Matchmakers are invited to submit purse bids in short terms for the above contest, unless voluntary agreement is reached beforehand, which are to be submitted to the Southern Area Secretary Mr. Dennis Gilmartin at Head Office, 11 St. Andrew’s Crescent, Cardiff, CF10 3DB by close of business on Monday, 2nd August 2021.

Alternatively, purse bids can be submitted by hand to the next Southern Area Meeting by 12.30p.m. on Wednesday, 4th August 2021. at the Grange City Hotel, 8-14 Cooper’s Row, London, EC3N 2BQ.

Bids should be submitted on Boxer/Promoter Agreement Form No. 35(a) (as amended specifically for the purpose of purse offers), signed by the bidding Promoter or Matchmaker and completed in full. All bids must be received before the deadline in individual sealed envelopes clearly marked on the outside “PO then the initials of the Boxers concerned”. FAXED BIDS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

15/07/2021

British Championship Circular 14th July 2021

HEAVYWEIGHT

JOE JOYCE (Holder)

CRUISERWEIGHT (Vacant)

CHRIS BILLAM-SMITH v TOMMY MCCARTHY

The above contest to be promoted by Eddie Hearn, will take place on Saturday, 31st July 2021 at the Matchroom Offices. This contest is also for Chris Billam-Smith’s Commonwealth Cruiserweight Championship and Tommy McCarthy’s European Cruiserweight Championship.

MIKAEL LAWAL v STEVEN WARD

Following the withdrawal of Jack Massey, the Stewards decided to put out the above eliminator contest to Purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions to the Board’s Head Office by 12:00noon on Wednesday, 11th August 2021, the contest to take place by the end of December 2021.

LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT

CRAIG RICHARDS (Holder) v HOSEA BURTON

The Stewards decided to put out the above contest to Purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions to the Board’s Head Office by 12:00noon on Wednesday, 11th August 2021, the contest to take place by the end of December 2021.

SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT

LENNOX CLARKE (Holder) v ZAK CHELLI

The Stewards decided to approve a request from Promoter Frank Warren for the above Voluntary Defence contest, which will take place in October 2021 at a venue to be advised.

MIDDLEWEIGHT

FELIX CASH (Holder)

SUPER WELTERWEIGHT

TED CHEESEMAN (Holder) v TROY WILLIAMSON

Following the opening of Purse bids, the above contest to be promoted by Eddie Hearn will take place on a date and at a venue to be advised.

ANTHONY FOWLER v HAMZAH SHEERAZ

Following the withdrawal of Sam Eggington, the Stewards decided to put out the above final eliminator contest to Purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions to the Board’s Head Office by 12:00noon on Wednesday, 11th August 2021, the contest to take place by the end of December 2021.

WELTERWEIGHT

CHRIS JENKINS (Holder) v EKOW ESSUMAN

The above contest to be promoted by Frank Warren, will take place on Saturday, 24th July 2021 at the SSE Arena, Wembley.

SUPER LIGHTWEIGHT

AKEEM ENNIS BROWN (Holder) v SAM MAXWELL

The above voluntary defence contest to be promoted by Frank Warren, will take place on Saturday, 28th August 2021 in Birmingham.

LIGHTWEIGHT

MAXI HUGHES (Holder)

SUPER FEATHERWEIGHT

ANTHONY CACACE (Holder) v LEON WOODSTOCK

The above voluntary defence contest to be promoted by Frank Warren, will take place on Saturday, 28th August 2021 in Birmingham.

FEATHERWEIGHT

LEIGH WOOD (Holder)

SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT

BRAD FOSTER (Holder) v JASON CUNNINGHAM

The above contest to be promoted by Frank Warren, will take place on Saturday, 28th August 2021 in Birmingham. This contest is also for the European Championship.

BANTAMWEIGHT

LEE MCGREGOR (Holder)

SUPER FLYWEIGHT (Vacant)

QUAISE KHADEMI v IJAZ AHMED

Following the opening of Purse bids, the above contest to be promoted by Frank Warren will take place on a date and at a venue to be advised.

FLYWEIGHT (Vacant)

TOMMY FRANK v KYLE YOUSAF

The above contest to be promoted by Dennis Hobson, will take place on Friday, 27th August 2021 in Sheffield.

TERMS OF VOLUNTARY AGREEMENTS/PURSE BIDS - BRITISH, ENGLISH & CELTIC CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Rules of Regulations of the British Boxing Board of Control Ltd. apply.

A nominated challenger may withdraw from the process at any time prior to the opening of purse offers. A Champion may only withdraw by relinquishing the Championship. Once purse offers have been opened the Stewards will consider a binding agreement exists between the parties and the Board and withdrawal after this time may be the subject of consideration under Regulations 24 and 25.

The successful bidding Promoter shall notify the Board by 1700 hours on the fourteenth day following the opening of the purse bids of the date and venue of each contest. The Board will accept confirmation of voluntary agreement i.e. COPY SIGNED BOXER/PROMOTER AGREEMENT FORMS NO.35 between Boxers or their registered Manager and a Promoter/Matchmaker prior to the deadline.

For these Contests bids must be in individual sealed envelopes. Please note FAXED BIDS WILL NO LONGER BE ACCEPTED. ALL BIDS MUST BE RECEIVED BEFORE THE 12.00.NOON DEADLINE IN INDIVIDUAL SEALED ENVELOPES CLEARLY MARKED ON THE OUTSIDE “P.O. then the initials of the boxers concerned”.

The Promoter or Matchmaker making a bid for all contests must ensure that each purse offer is contained in a separate sealed envelope. In the case of unsuccessful Promoters/Managers/Matchmakers the Agreement will be marked as cancelled and returned to the bidder. Please be reminded that the Champion will receive 60% of the purse bid, the challenger 40%. In the case of a Vacant Championship, Eliminator or a Final Eliminator the winner will receive 60% and the loser 40% and in the case of a draw 50% each.

Purse bids will be opened in front of the bidding parties as soon as possible after the deadline and the amount of each bid will be notified to any parties in attendance.

ONLY BIDS IN THE WORDING OF THE AMENDED FORM 35(a) (as amended for the purpose of purse offers) PROPERLY COMPLETED IN THE APPROPRIATE PLACES BY THE PROMOTER WILL BE ACCEPTABLE. These are now available for downloading from the Board’s website (www.bbbofc.com) or a Promoter may obtain copies from the Board’s Head Office provided these are requested in good time beforehand.

All bidding Promoters, Matchmakers and Boxers or their registered Managers should read and understand these terms applicable in respect of purse offers for all British and English Championship contests until further notice.

All bids for British, Final Eliminators, Eliminators, English and Celtic Championship contests must be accompanied by a cheque as per Regulation 9.31 made payable to the British Boxing Board of Control Limited. These will be returned with any unsuccessful bid. In the event that the date and venue for each contest is not notified within the time prescribed above the deposit will be forfeited. [In such circumstances the contest will be awarded to the second highest bidder, in accordance with Regulation 9.31, or if there is no such bidder the contest will be put out purse offers again].

In the event of a Boxer withdrawing from a proposed Final Eliminator the remaining Boxer shall have NO right to a direct challenge for the relevant Championship.

Pursuant to Regulation 22.10 and in accordance with current practice it will be assumed that Eliminators, English and Celtic Championships will be of 10 x 3 minute rounds duration and permission will be granted accordingly. Only if all parties concerned so request will it be assumed that such contests will be of 12 x 3 minute rounds duration.

PLEASE NOTE:
• THE BOARD WILL NOT ACCEPT A DATE FOR A CHAMPIONSHIP CONTEST FROM A PROMOTER WINNING A PURSE BID WHICH IS LESS THAN 21 DAYS FROM THE DATE OF OPENING OF THE PURSE BID.

• THERE SHOULD BE NO INDICATION OF BIDDER ON THE ENVELOPE.

• THE BOARD IS NOT BOUND AT ITS ABSOLUTE DISCRETION TO ACCEPT THE HIGHEST OR ANY BID.

• THE BOARD IS NOT BOUND TO ACCEPT BIDS FROM LICENCE HOLDERS WHO ARE IN DEBT TO THE BOARD, OR OTHERWISE IN BREACH OF THE RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE BOARD.

15/07/2021

English Championship Circular 14th July 2021

HEAVYWEIGHT

FABIO WARDLEY (Holder) v NICK WEBB

The above contest to be promoted by Eddie Hearn, will take place on a Saturday, 7th August 2021 in Brentwood.

CRUISERWEIGHT

DEION JUMAH (Holder)

LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT

DANIEL AZEEZ (Holder)

SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT

CHARLIE SCHOFIELD (Holder)

JAMAL LEDOUX v GERMAINE BROWN

Following agreement being reached between the parties, the above final eliminator contest to be promoted by Ben Shalom will take place on Saturday, 28th August 2021 at Wembley Arena.

MIDDLEWEIGHT (Vacant)

RIVER WILSON-BENT v NATHAN HEANEY

Following Linus Udofia vacating the above Championship, the Stewards decided to put out the above contest to purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions to the Board’s Head Office by 12:00noon on Wednesday, 11th August 2021, the contest to take place by the end of December 2021.

SUPER WELTERWEIGHT (Vacant)

DREW BROWN v EVALDAS KORSAKAS

Following agreement being reached between the parties, the above contest to be promoted by Mick Hennessy, will take place on a date and at a venue to be advised.

WELTERWEIGHT

SAMUEL ANTWI (Holder) v ELLIS CORRIE

The above contest to be promoted by Dennis Hobson, will take place on Saturday, 18th September 2021 in Sheffield.

SUPER LIGHTWEIGHT

DALTON SMITH (Holder)

LIGHTWEIGHT

MYRON MILLS (Holder)

LUKE WILLIS v KAASH BUTTERY

No Purse bids were received for the above eliminator contest.

SUPER FEATHERWEIGHT (Vacant)

LIAM DILLON v DENNIS WAHOME

The above contest to be promoted by Steve Goodwin, will take place on Saturday, 9th October 2021 at York Hall, London.

FEATHERWEIGHT (Vacant)

SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT (Vacant)

RAMEZ MAHMOOD v SHABAZ MASOUD

Following injury to Michael Ramabaletsa, the Stewards decided to put out the above contest to purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions to the Board’s Head Office by 12:00noon on Wednesday, 11th August 2021, the contest to take place by the end of December 2021.

BANTAMWEIGHT

LIAM DAVIES (Holder)

SUPER FLYWEIGHT (Vacant)

CRAIG DERBYSHIRE v JOE MAPHOSA

The above contest to be promoted by Philip Jeffries, will take place on a date and at a venue to be advised.

FLYWEIGHT

KYLE YOUSAF (Holder)

See British Championships.

TERMS OF VOLUNTARY AGREEMENTS/PURSE BIDS - BRITISH, ENGLISH & CELTIC CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Rules of Regulations of the British Boxing Board of Control Ltd. apply.

A nominated challenger may withdraw from the process at any time prior to the opening of purse offers. A Champion may only withdraw by relinquishing the Championship. Once purse offers have been opened the Stewards will consider a binding agreement exists between the parties and the Board and withdrawal after this time may be the subject of consideration under Regulations 24 and 25.

The successful bidding Promoter shall notify the Board by 1700 hours on the fourteenth day following the opening of the purse bids of the date and venue of each contest. The Board will accept confirmation of voluntary agreement i.e. COPY SIGNED BOXER/PROMOTER AGREEMENT FORMS NO.35 between Boxers or their registered Manager and a Promoter/Matchmaker prior to the deadline.

For these Contests bids must be in individual sealed envelopes. Please note FAXED BIDS WILL NO LONGER BE ACCEPTED. ALL BIDS MUST BE RECEIVED BEFORE THE 12.00.NOON DEADLINE IN INDIVIDUAL SEALED ENVELOPES CLEARLY MARKED ON THE OUTSIDE “P.O. then the initials of the boxers concerned”.

The Promoter or Matchmaker making a bid for all contests must ensure that each purse offer is contained in a separate sealed envelope. In the case of unsuccessful Promoters/Managers/Matchmakers the Agreement will be marked as cancelled and returned to the bidder. Please be reminded that the Champion will receive 60% of the purse bid, the challenger 40%. In the case of a Vacant Championship, Eliminator or a Final Eliminator the winner will receive 60% and the loser 40% and in the case of a draw 50% each.

Purse bids will be opened in front of the bidding parties as soon as possible after the deadline and the amount of each bid will be notified to any parties in attendance.

ONLY BIDS IN THE WORDING OF THE AMENDED FORM 35(a) (as amended for the purpose of purse offers) PROPERLY COMPLETED IN THE APPROPRIATE PLACES BY THE PROMOTER WILL BE ACCEPTABLE. These are now available for downloading from the Board’s website (www.bbbofc.com) or a Promoter may obtain copies from the Board’s Head Office provided these are requested in good time beforehand.

All bidding Promoters, Matchmakers and Boxers or their registered Managers should read and understand these terms applicable in respect of purse offers for all British and English Championship contests until further notice.

All bids for British, Final Eliminators, Eliminators, English and Celtic Championship contests must be accompanied by a cheque as per Regulation 9.31 made payable to the British Boxing Board of Control Limited. These will be returned with any unsuccessful bid. In the event that the date and venue for each contest is not notified within the time prescribed above the deposit will be forfeited. [In such circumstances the contest will be awarded to the second highest bidder, in accordance with Regulation 9.31, or if there is no such bidder the contest will be put out purse offers again].

In the event of a Boxer withdrawing from a proposed Final Eliminator the remaining Boxer shall have NO right to a direct challenge for the relevant Championship.

Pursuant to Regulation 22.10 and in accordance with current practice it will be assumed that Eliminators, English and Celtic Championships will be of 10 x 3 minute rounds duration and permission will be granted accordingly. Only if all parties concerned so request will it be assumed that such contests will be of 12 x 3 minute rounds duration.

PLEASE NOTE:
• THE BOARD WILL NOT ACCEPT A DATE FOR A CHAMPIONSHIP CONTEST FROM A PROMOTER WINNING A PURSE BID WHICH IS LESS THAN 21 DAYS FROM THE DATE OF OPENING OF THE PURSE BID.

• THERE SHOULD BE NO INDICATION OF BIDDER ON THE ENVELOPE.

• THE BOARD IS NOT BOUND AT ITS ABSOLUTE DISCRETION TO ACCEPT THE HIGHEST OR ANY BID.

• THE BOARD IS NOT BOUND TO ACCEPT BIDS FROM LICENCE HOLDERS WHO ARE IN DEBT TO THE BOARD, OR OTHERWISE IN BREACH OF THE RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE BOARD.

EBU High Priority Bookmark

15/07/2021

European Championship Circular 14th July 2021

HEAVYWEIGHT

JOE JOYCE (Holder)

See British Championships.

CRUISERWEIGHT

TOMMY MCCARTHY (Holder)

WELTERWEIGHT

DAVID AVENESYAN (Holder) v JOSH KELLY

The above contest to be promoted by Eddie Hearn, will take place on Saturday, 20th February 2021 at a venue to be advised.

BANTAMWEIGHT

KARIM GUERFI (Holder) v LEE MCGREGOR

The above voluntary defence contest to be promoted by Lee Eaton, will take place on Saturday, 6th February 2021 in Dubai.

There are very strict terms and conditions that apply to all promoters who wish to bid for European Championships including the lodging of a cash bond with the British Boxing Board of Control equivalent to the sum of 6,500 Euro. These terms and conditions may be viewed at www.boxebu.com under “Rules”. Any promoter not familiar with these should contact the General Secretary at info@boxebu.com in good time beforehand.

20/07/2021

Southern Area Championship Circular 20th July 2021

15/07/2021

British Championship Circular 14th July 2021

15/07/2021

English Championship Circular 14th July 2021

EBU High Priority BookMark

15/07/2021

European Championship Circular 14th July 2021

20/07/2021

Southern Area Championship Circular 20th July 2021

CRUISERWEIGHT

IAIN MARTELL (Holder) v ELLIS ZORRO

Purse bids are called for the above contest to be submitted in accordance with the terms as set out below. Contest to take place by the end of DECEMBER 2021.

Promoters and Matchmakers are invited to submit purse bids in short terms for the above contest, unless voluntary agreement is reached beforehand, which are to be submitted to the Southern Area Secretary Mr. Dennis Gilmartin at Head Office, 11 St. Andrew’s Crescent, Cardiff, CF10 3DB by close of business on Monday, 2nd August 2021.

Alternatively, purse bids can be submitted by hand to the next Southern Area Meeting by 12.30p.m. on Wednesday, 4th August 2021. at the Grange City Hotel, 8-14 Cooper’s Row, London, EC3N 2BQ.

Bids should be submitted on Boxer/Promoter Agreement Form No. 35(a) (as amended specifically for the purpose of purse offers), signed by the bidding Promoter or Matchmaker and completed in full. All bids must be received before the deadline in individual sealed envelopes clearly marked on the outside “PO then the initials of the Boxers concerned”. FAXED BIDS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

15/07/2021

British Championship Circular 14th July 2021

HEAVYWEIGHT

JOE JOYCE (Holder)

CRUISERWEIGHT (Vacant)

CHRIS BILLAM-SMITH v TOMMY MCCARTHY

The above contest to be promoted by Eddie Hearn, will take place on Saturday, 31st July 2021 at the Matchroom Offices. This contest is also for Chris Billam-Smith’s Commonwealth Cruiserweight Championship and Tommy McCarthy’s European Cruiserweight Championship.

MIKAEL LAWAL v STEVEN WARD

Following the withdrawal of Jack Massey, the Stewards decided to put out the above eliminator contest to Purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions to the Board’s Head Office by 12:00noon on Wednesday, 11th August 2021, the contest to take place by the end of December 2021.

LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT

CRAIG RICHARDS (Holder) v HOSEA BURTON

The Stewards decided to put out the above contest to Purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions to the Board’s Head Office by 12:00noon on Wednesday, 11th August 2021, the contest to take place by the end of December 2021.

SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT

LENNOX CLARKE (Holder) v ZAK CHELLI

The Stewards decided to approve a request from Promoter Frank Warren for the above Voluntary Defence contest, which will take place in October 2021 at a venue to be advised.

MIDDLEWEIGHT

FELIX CASH (Holder)

SUPER WELTERWEIGHT

TED CHEESEMAN (Holder) v TROY WILLIAMSON

Following the opening of Purse bids, the above contest to be promoted by Eddie Hearn will take place on a date and at a venue to be advised.

ANTHONY FOWLER v HAMZAH SHEERAZ

Following the withdrawal of Sam Eggington, the Stewards decided to put out the above final eliminator contest to Purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions to the Board’s Head Office by 12:00noon on Wednesday, 11th August 2021, the contest to take place by the end of December 2021.

WELTERWEIGHT

CHRIS JENKINS (Holder) v EKOW ESSUMAN

The above contest to be promoted by Frank Warren, will take place on Saturday, 24th July 2021 at the SSE Arena, Wembley.

SUPER LIGHTWEIGHT

AKEEM ENNIS BROWN (Holder) v SAM MAXWELL

The above voluntary defence contest to be promoted by Frank Warren, will take place on Saturday, 28th August 2021 in Birmingham.

LIGHTWEIGHT

MAXI HUGHES (Holder)

SUPER FEATHERWEIGHT

ANTHONY CACACE (Holder) v LEON WOODSTOCK

The above voluntary defence contest to be promoted by Frank Warren, will take place on Saturday, 28th August 2021 in Birmingham.

FEATHERWEIGHT

LEIGH WOOD (Holder)

SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT

BRAD FOSTER (Holder) v JASON CUNNINGHAM

The above contest to be promoted by Frank Warren, will take place on Saturday, 28th August 2021 in Birmingham. This contest is also for the European Championship.

BANTAMWEIGHT

LEE MCGREGOR (Holder)

SUPER FLYWEIGHT (Vacant)

QUAISE KHADEMI v IJAZ AHMED

Following the opening of Purse bids, the above contest to be promoted by Frank Warren will take place on a date and at a venue to be advised.

FLYWEIGHT (Vacant)

TOMMY FRANK v KYLE YOUSAF

The above contest to be promoted by Dennis Hobson, will take place on Friday, 27th August 2021 in Sheffield.

TERMS OF VOLUNTARY AGREEMENTS/PURSE BIDS - BRITISH, ENGLISH & CELTIC CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Rules of Regulations of the British Boxing Board of Control Ltd. apply.

A nominated challenger may withdraw from the process at any time prior to the opening of purse offers. A Champion may only withdraw by relinquishing the Championship. Once purse offers have been opened the Stewards will consider a binding agreement exists between the parties and the Board and withdrawal after this time may be the subject of consideration under Regulations 24 and 25.

The successful bidding Promoter shall notify the Board by 1700 hours on the fourteenth day following the opening of the purse bids of the date and venue of each contest. The Board will accept confirmation of voluntary agreement i.e. COPY SIGNED BOXER/PROMOTER AGREEMENT FORMS NO.35 between Boxers or their registered Manager and a Promoter/Matchmaker prior to the deadline.

For these Contests bids must be in individual sealed envelopes. Please note FAXED BIDS WILL NO LONGER BE ACCEPTED. ALL BIDS MUST BE RECEIVED BEFORE THE 12.00.NOON DEADLINE IN INDIVIDUAL SEALED ENVELOPES CLEARLY MARKED ON THE OUTSIDE “P.O. then the initials of the boxers concerned”.

The Promoter or Matchmaker making a bid for all contests must ensure that each purse offer is contained in a separate sealed envelope. In the case of unsuccessful Promoters/Managers/Matchmakers the Agreement will be marked as cancelled and returned to the bidder. Please be reminded that the Champion will receive 60% of the purse bid, the challenger 40%. In the case of a Vacant Championship, Eliminator or a Final Eliminator the winner will receive 60% and the loser 40% and in the case of a draw 50% each.

Purse bids will be opened in front of the bidding parties as soon as possible after the deadline and the amount of each bid will be notified to any parties in attendance.

ONLY BIDS IN THE WORDING OF THE AMENDED FORM 35(a) (as amended for the purpose of purse offers) PROPERLY COMPLETED IN THE APPROPRIATE PLACES BY THE PROMOTER WILL BE ACCEPTABLE. These are now available for downloading from the Board’s website (www.bbbofc.com) or a Promoter may obtain copies from the Board’s Head Office provided these are requested in good time beforehand.

All bidding Promoters, Matchmakers and Boxers or their registered Managers should read and understand these terms applicable in respect of purse offers for all British and English Championship contests until further notice.

All bids for British, Final Eliminators, Eliminators, English and Celtic Championship contests must be accompanied by a cheque as per Regulation 9.31 made payable to the British Boxing Board of Control Limited. These will be returned with any unsuccessful bid. In the event that the date and venue for each contest is not notified within the time prescribed above the deposit will be forfeited. [In such circumstances the contest will be awarded to the second highest bidder, in accordance with Regulation 9.31, or if there is no such bidder the contest will be put out purse offers again].

In the event of a Boxer withdrawing from a proposed Final Eliminator the remaining Boxer shall have NO right to a direct challenge for the relevant Championship.

Pursuant to Regulation 22.10 and in accordance with current practice it will be assumed that Eliminators, English and Celtic Championships will be of 10 x 3 minute rounds duration and permission will be granted accordingly. Only if all parties concerned so request will it be assumed that such contests will be of 12 x 3 minute rounds duration.

PLEASE NOTE:
• THE BOARD WILL NOT ACCEPT A DATE FOR A CHAMPIONSHIP CONTEST FROM A PROMOTER WINNING A PURSE BID WHICH IS LESS THAN 21 DAYS FROM THE DATE OF OPENING OF THE PURSE BID.

• THERE SHOULD BE NO INDICATION OF BIDDER ON THE ENVELOPE.

• THE BOARD IS NOT BOUND AT ITS ABSOLUTE DISCRETION TO ACCEPT THE HIGHEST OR ANY BID.

• THE BOARD IS NOT BOUND TO ACCEPT BIDS FROM LICENCE HOLDERS WHO ARE IN DEBT TO THE BOARD, OR OTHERWISE IN BREACH OF THE RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE BOARD.

15/07/2021

English Championship Circular 14th July 2021

HEAVYWEIGHT

FABIO WARDLEY (Holder) v NICK WEBB

The above contest to be promoted by Eddie Hearn, will take place on a Saturday, 7th August 2021 in Brentwood.

CRUISERWEIGHT

DEION JUMAH (Holder)

LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT

DANIEL AZEEZ (Holder)

SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT

CHARLIE SCHOFIELD (Holder)

JAMAL LEDOUX v GERMAINE BROWN

Following agreement being reached between the parties, the above final eliminator contest to be promoted by Ben Shalom will take place on Saturday, 28th August 2021 at Wembley Arena.

MIDDLEWEIGHT (Vacant)

RIVER WILSON-BENT v NATHAN HEANEY

Following Linus Udofia vacating the above Championship, the Stewards decided to put out the above contest to purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions to the Board’s Head Office by 12:00noon on Wednesday, 11th August 2021, the contest to take place by the end of December 2021.

SUPER WELTERWEIGHT (Vacant)

DREW BROWN v EVALDAS KORSAKAS

Following agreement being reached between the parties, the above contest to be promoted by Mick Hennessy, will take place on a date and at a venue to be advised.

WELTERWEIGHT

SAMUEL ANTWI (Holder) v ELLIS CORRIE

The above contest to be promoted by Dennis Hobson, will take place on Saturday, 18th September 2021 in Sheffield.

SUPER LIGHTWEIGHT

DALTON SMITH (Holder)

LIGHTWEIGHT

MYRON MILLS (Holder)

LUKE WILLIS v KAASH BUTTERY

No Purse bids were received for the above eliminator contest.

SUPER FEATHERWEIGHT (Vacant)

LIAM DILLON v DENNIS WAHOME

The above contest to be promoted by Steve Goodwin, will take place on Saturday, 9th October 2021 at York Hall, London.

FEATHERWEIGHT (Vacant)

SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT (Vacant)

RAMEZ MAHMOOD v SHABAZ MASOUD

Following injury to Michael Ramabaletsa, the Stewards decided to put out the above contest to purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions to the Board’s Head Office by 12:00noon on Wednesday, 11th August 2021, the contest to take place by the end of December 2021.

BANTAMWEIGHT

LIAM DAVIES (Holder)

SUPER FLYWEIGHT (Vacant)

CRAIG DERBYSHIRE v JOE MAPHOSA

The above contest to be promoted by Philip Jeffries, will take place on a date and at a venue to be advised.

FLYWEIGHT

KYLE YOUSAF (Holder)

See British Championships.

TERMS OF VOLUNTARY AGREEMENTS/PURSE BIDS - BRITISH, ENGLISH & CELTIC CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Rules of Regulations of the British Boxing Board of Control Ltd. apply.

A nominated challenger may withdraw from the process at any time prior to the opening of purse offers. A Champion may only withdraw by relinquishing the Championship. Once purse offers have been opened the Stewards will consider a binding agreement exists between the parties and the Board and withdrawal after this time may be the subject of consideration under Regulations 24 and 25.

The successful bidding Promoter shall notify the Board by 1700 hours on the fourteenth day following the opening of the purse bids of the date and venue of each contest. The Board will accept confirmation of voluntary agreement i.e. COPY SIGNED BOXER/PROMOTER AGREEMENT FORMS NO.35 between Boxers or their registered Manager and a Promoter/Matchmaker prior to the deadline.

For these Contests bids must be in individual sealed envelopes. Please note FAXED BIDS WILL NO LONGER BE ACCEPTED. ALL BIDS MUST BE RECEIVED BEFORE THE 12.00.NOON DEADLINE IN INDIVIDUAL SEALED ENVELOPES CLEARLY MARKED ON THE OUTSIDE “P.O. then the initials of the boxers concerned”.

The Promoter or Matchmaker making a bid for all contests must ensure that each purse offer is contained in a separate sealed envelope. In the case of unsuccessful Promoters/Managers/Matchmakers the Agreement will be marked as cancelled and returned to the bidder. Please be reminded that the Champion will receive 60% of the purse bid, the challenger 40%. In the case of a Vacant Championship, Eliminator or a Final Eliminator the winner will receive 60% and the loser 40% and in the case of a draw 50% each.

Purse bids will be opened in front of the bidding parties as soon as possible after the deadline and the amount of each bid will be notified to any parties in attendance.

ONLY BIDS IN THE WORDING OF THE AMENDED FORM 35(a) (as amended for the purpose of purse offers) PROPERLY COMPLETED IN THE APPROPRIATE PLACES BY THE PROMOTER WILL BE ACCEPTABLE. These are now available for downloading from the Board’s website (www.bbbofc.com) or a Promoter may obtain copies from the Board’s Head Office provided these are requested in good time beforehand.

All bidding Promoters, Matchmakers and Boxers or their registered Managers should read and understand these terms applicable in respect of purse offers for all British and English Championship contests until further notice.

All bids for British, Final Eliminators, Eliminators, English and Celtic Championship contests must be accompanied by a cheque as per Regulation 9.31 made payable to the British Boxing Board of Control Limited. These will be returned with any unsuccessful bid. In the event that the date and venue for each contest is not notified within the time prescribed above the deposit will be forfeited. [In such circumstances the contest will be awarded to the second highest bidder, in accordance with Regulation 9.31, or if there is no such bidder the contest will be put out purse offers again].

In the event of a Boxer withdrawing from a proposed Final Eliminator the remaining Boxer shall have NO right to a direct challenge for the relevant Championship.

Pursuant to Regulation 22.10 and in accordance with current practice it will be assumed that Eliminators, English and Celtic Championships will be of 10 x 3 minute rounds duration and permission will be granted accordingly. Only if all parties concerned so request will it be assumed that such contests will be of 12 x 3 minute rounds duration.

PLEASE NOTE:
• THE BOARD WILL NOT ACCEPT A DATE FOR A CHAMPIONSHIP CONTEST FROM A PROMOTER WINNING A PURSE BID WHICH IS LESS THAN 21 DAYS FROM THE DATE OF OPENING OF THE PURSE BID.

• THERE SHOULD BE NO INDICATION OF BIDDER ON THE ENVELOPE.

• THE BOARD IS NOT BOUND AT ITS ABSOLUTE DISCRETION TO ACCEPT THE HIGHEST OR ANY BID.

• THE BOARD IS NOT BOUND TO ACCEPT BIDS FROM LICENCE HOLDERS WHO ARE IN DEBT TO THE BOARD, OR OTHERWISE IN BREACH OF THE RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE BOARD.

15/07/2021

European Championship Circular 14th July 2021

HEAVYWEIGHT

JOE JOYCE (Holder)

See British Championships.

CRUISERWEIGHT

TOMMY MCCARTHY (Holder)

WELTERWEIGHT

DAVID AVENESYAN (Holder) v JOSH KELLY

The above contest to be promoted by Eddie Hearn, will take place on Saturday, 20th February 2021 at a venue to be advised.

BANTAMWEIGHT

KARIM GUERFI (Holder) v LEE MCGREGOR

The above voluntary defence contest to be promoted by Lee Eaton, will take place on Saturday, 6th February 2021 in Dubai.

There are very strict terms and conditions that apply to all promoters who wish to bid for European Championships including the lodging of a cash bond with the British Boxing Board of Control equivalent to the sum of 6,500 Euro. These terms and conditions may be viewed at www.boxebu.com under “Rules”. Any promoter not familiar with these should contact the General Secretary at info@boxebu.com in good time beforehand.

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