Adam Azim set for Rylan Charlton showdown on Sunday November 27, live on Sky Sports | boxing news


Rising star Adam Azim will headline a BOXXER: Breakthrough bill at Alexandra Palace in London on Sunday November 27, live on Sky Sports.

It promises to be a ‘super Sunday’ like no other with some of the country’s brightest boxing talent set to light up one of the country’s most iconic venues as Adam Azim takes on Rylan Charlton in a action-packed sports weekend.

BOXXER brings a festival feel to the Nation’s Capital and a new boxing experience as fight fans can expect a feast of unmissable activity at ‘Ally Pally’ in an afternoon showcasing some of the country’s best prospects. live and exclusively in the UK and the Republic of Ireland on sky sports.

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Adam and Hassan Azim joined Fenners and Jimmy Bullard in the Soccer AM studio, as they discussed their entry into boxing and the influence of Amir Khan.

Azim, one of the most exciting prospects in British boxing today, faces a tough test that will draw even more attention to his ever-growing profile as he takes on the canny and experienced campaigner Charlton in the main event.

Amir Khan – who became world champion at 22 – has predicted 20-year-old Azim will break his record and win a world title even sooner. Judging by the blistering pace he’s established this year – with four stoppage wins from four fights – the Shane McGuigan-trained protege is well on his way to proving Khan right.

In what will be his first headlining fight, Azim is set to face talented rival Charlton, who recently won two fights in one night to finish second in the April eight. BOXXER series: lightweight tournament.

Adam’s undefeated older brother Hassan Azim will also be on display as he looks to extend his clear record and continue his climb up the welterweight rankings.

Top-tier super middleweights Lerrone Richards and Zak Chelli will go head-to-head in what will be an electrifying encounter. Richards is considered one of the best super middleweights in the world and reigning English champion Zak Chelli is preparing to take on the former British, Commonwealth and IBO world champion in a thrilling clash of styles.

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Adam Azim showed off his jump rope skills in front of Jimmy Bullard and Fenners in the Soccer AM studio

The vacant British heavyweight title fight between Londoners Mikael Lawal and Deion Jumah will undoubtedly be a shootout for the highest honor and features of the national circuit on this card.

The English super-welterweight title will be contested as defending champions Sam Gilley meets Sean Robinson to make his second defense of the belt he won with a brutal clinch finish in November 2021. He scored another stoppage victory in April and is now seeking his third straight inside the finish line.

Shannon Ryan makes a quick return to the ring after her thrilling undercard war in last weekend’s historic event BOXXER: LEGACY. She will be looking to end her first year as a professional with a quartet of wins.

“This will be our first-ever ‘Super Sunday’ live on Sky Sports – and it’s yet another example of our intention to shake up the sport,” said BOXXER promoter Ben Shalom.

“This event will showcase some of the best talent this country has to offer. The incredible Adam Azim is on the fast track to success and faces his toughest test yet in what is his first headlining fight. Everyone expects him to become world champion and I expect him to use this fight as a launchpad for further success in 2023.

“We have a crack card in store. Lerrone Richards vs Zak Chelli also promises to be a real treat, with a brilliant British title fight between Mikael Lawal and Deion Jumah.

“Ally Pally is one of Britain’s best-loved venues and has a reputation for attracting a very passionate crowd. There will be a festival feeling to complement what is an incredible card. We are all very excited for a “super Sunday” in this emblematic place on November 27th.”

Adam Smith, head of boxing development at Sky Sports, said: “What a great Sunday afternoon of action we have planned for November 27, with the always electrifying Adam Azim topping a card stacked with the stars of tomorrow and some of the hottest properties in British boxing today.

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Hassan Azim wins a hard-fought decision against Jacob Quinn at Bournemouth.

“There is something fitting about the synergy between bringing the next generation of talent to one of Britain’s most iconic locations. course of their career.

“A 12pm start and 7pm finish is about as perfect a sporting Sunday as you could want and I just know it’s going to be one of the most fun events of the year.”

Tickets for this event will go on presale next week on Wednesday, October 26 at 10 a.m., and all remaining tickets will then go on general sale to the public beginning at 10 a.m. on Friday, October 28.

Young fans can attend the event live, with entry open to ages 8 and up, provided all under-18s are accompanied by someone over the age of 21.

Pre-sale ticket registrations are open now at Boxxer.com.




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