Irish boxing fans will get the opportunity to see Sean McComb and Dean Gardiner in action live on BoxNation in the World Series of Boxing (WSB) this season.
BoxNation has secured the exclusive UK rights for Season 7 of the WSB and will broadcast live coverage of all British Lionhearts’ fixtures.McComb and Gardiner are signed with the Lionhearts under the international draft.
The Lionhearts meet Italia Thunder in Rome in their first outing on February 9th and the French Roosters in Paris on February 23rd before facing the Morocco Lions in London on March 8th.
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The WSB is run on a Group basis that leads to playoffs and the final. London 2012 Olympian Darren O’Neill could feature on BoxNation if his Venezuela side meets the Lionhearts.
Ireland’s boxers, including Olympic medallists Ken Egan, John Joe Nevin, Michael Conlan and Paddy Barnes, have featured in every WSB season since its inception in 2010, with Nevin helping Paris United lift the title in the inaugural season.
WSB bouts are contested over five rounds and matches are decided over five bouts.