[8] He ended his amateur career with a record of 24–2. Eddie Hearn will be in no rush to throw the young man in at the deep end, and will oversee his career in a similar way to Conor Benn - a possible future opponent: Chris Eubank Jr said of his cousin: "We are very close and he's a new addition to Team Eubank and I wish him the very best. Sign up. Harlem and IBO super middleweight champion Chris Eubank Jr are cousins. Eubank landed 59 of 201 punches thrown (29%), whilst Yildirim landed 23 of 91 thrown (25%). Hopefully we can get a rematch. Watch fullscreen. Harlem Eubank claimed revenge over bitter rival Martin McDonagh with a shocking eight-round stoppage on Wednesday evening. He also stated his move to super-middleweight was not permanent. In the twelfth round, Eubank came out gunning for the knockout but was unable to get it. It was explained by their mother Karron as done to enable them to gain dual citizenship without the need to marry, and to enhance their prospects of sporting careers.[7]. Eubank Sr. wanted his son to earn a bigger share, due to the risk of fighting a big puncher. Playing next . We can push a month, but we can’t push it back by three or four months. [14] Eubank was then added to a 7 June card, two days prior to it taking place at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle. 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Eubank comes from a famous boxing family, and will look to creep out of the shadows of his well-known family members. Follow. He also held the IBO super-middleweight title twice between 2017 and 2019, and at regional level the British middleweight title in 2016. [26][27] Eubank scored a 12th-round TKO win over Chudinov and Eubank's efforts earned him the WBA interim middleweight title. Raw Sport weight loss supplements, used in conjunction with a healthy lifestyle can help you reach your weight loss goals. I’m sorry, that’s not going to happen. [39][40], Immediately after Eubank defeated O'Sullivan, Hennessey Sports announced that they had won the purse bids and the rights to stage Eubank vs. Nick Blackwell for Blackwell's British middleweight title. The referee waved the fight off. Christopher Livingstone Eubank Jr. (born 18 September 1989) is a British professional boxer. 3 years ago | 9 views. 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. [101] Four days after the fight it was revealed Groves didn't fight for the IBO belt after failing to agree on sanctioning fees with the IBO's president Ed Levine. "There will be short-term goals in between that but my eyes are on reaching the top so I shall be training and fighting until I get there. [57] Eubank immediately hit out at critics stating he had never been presented with the fight contract. The winner of the fight would earn his place in the final of the tournament as well as walk out with the WBA (Super) and IBO super-middleweight titles. Undercard. Harlem Eubank claimed revenge over bitter rival Martin McDonagh with a shocking eight-round stoppage on Wednesday evening. The last time ITV showed live boxing was in July 2015, when Carl Frampton defended his IBF super-bantamweight title against Alejandro Gonzalez Jr. [32], After a 2015 that was mostly inactive, Eubank signed to promoter Eddie Hearn under the Matchroom Sport banner. It was said that Groves weighed around 184 pounds on fight night. McDonagh was knocked down in the opening round from a left hand to the head. "I’ve tasted success and boxing is the hardest thing I’ve done, which is why I wanted to do it as I want to test myself even more.". Yildirim was forced to take a knee in the opening round when Eubank landed a big uppercut. We said that from day one, and that’s the situation. Comments are subject to our community guidelines, which can be viewed, Harlem Eubank will be fighting for the second time in the paid ranks at York Hall on Friday, The 23-year-old took out Anto Nakic in one round in Brighton back in May, Harlem Eubank poses for the camera alongside his uncle Chris Eubank, The super lightweight will be in action against Georgie Wright on Matchroom's NXTGEN bill, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). I’ve just been jumping in at the deep end and learning every fight but the pros is always what I had in the back of my head from the very beginning. He saw an opportunity to fight for a world title and took it. The crowd booed the stoppage after an entertaining round 3. View our online Press Pack. Eubank dropped Horváth four times, stopping him in round 6. [107][108][109], On 3 January 2019, an official press conference took place to announce the James DeGale vs. Chris Eubank Jr. grudge match, which would take place on 23 February at The O2 Arena in London, exclusively on ITV Box Office, as part of ITV's new deal with Haymon Sports’ Premier Boxing Champions. [79] On 8 August, it was announced that the fight would take place on 7 October at the Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle in Stuttgart, Germany, marking it the second time Eubank would be fighting outside the UK since turning professional. [38] The fight was well anticipated, as the pair had a history of feuds in the past, with O'Sullivan targeting Eubank on social media. "He is definitely someone I would recommend watching. It was said that if Abraham couldn't make weight a second time, the fight would still take place in a non-title fight. 4:00 'THERES PRESSURE BEING A EUBANK BUT I KNOW HOW TO USE IT' - HARLEM EUBANK … Groves also suffered a dislocated shoulder in round 12. ... the legendary two-weight world champion Chris Eubank. To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. I have a feeling it's going to get pulled. Eubank began his amateur career in 2007. 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. No opponent has been confirmed as yet. [43] The referee finally called a stop to the fight at 2:21 in the 10th round, and awarded Eubank the win, and the title, by TKO. View our online Press Pack. Eubank spent the rest of the fight landing power shot combinations and breaking Chudinov down. Groves retained his WBA title but did not claim Eubank's IBO title as he did not pay their sanctioning fees. After feinting to go to the physique, Eubank unleashed a corkscrew left to the pinnacle, earlier than ducking beneath a counter and firing off a one-two which despatched his foe to the canvas. [44][45] Blackwell was taken to hospital with bleeding on the brain, and was placed in a medically-induced coma for treatment. Keep up to date with ALL the latest BOXING news, gossip and rumours. [78], Eubank won via a unanimous decision with the scorecards 120–108, 120-108 and 118–110. At the time the fight was being discussed, Abraham was the mandatory challenger to the WBO title, held by Gilberto Ramirez, who defeated Abraham in April 2015. Weight Class: | Last Weigh-In: N/A; Affiliation: N/A; Height: 5'8" (173cm) | Reach: N/A; Career Disclosed Earnings : $0 USD; Born: Brighton, Sussex, United Kingdom; Fighting out of: Brighton, Sussex, United Kingdom; Fighter Links: Personal Links: Regional Rankings Rankings FAQ. On 19 February 2014, Eubank signed a deal to appear on BoxNation, with his first fight being at the York Hall in London on 22 February. Harlem Eubank had 33 bouts as an amateur with 22 wins, including success in the Haringley Box Cup. [85][86] Before the fight, a big brawl broke out in the crowd. he stated the build up has not been enough to promote the biggest fight of his career, "It’s only a few weeks away and I've got the feeling that it’s going to be delayed. 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