What time is Liam Smith vs Chris Eubank Jr 2 and how can you watch it?
- Liam Smith and Chris Eubank Jr will go head-to-head this weekend
- Smith won the first fight by TKO in the fourth round
- Eubank has banned his camp from bringin a towel to the ring
Chris Eubank Jr and Liam Smith will renew their rivalry when they clash in a middleweight showdown this weekend.
The two British fighters met in the ring just seven months ago with Smith coming out on top with a fourth round stoppage.
A fight that Eubank Jr has insisted he was dominating until he was knocked down and the referee called a halt to proceedings.
In the build-up to the rematch the two have been embroiled in a war of words with Smith questioning his opponent’s intelligence in their press conference on Thursday.
While there is no belt on the line, both men will be hoping a win can catapult them back into the world title scene.
Liam Smith has questioned Chris Eubank Jr’s intelligence ahead of the fight
Mail Sport breaks down everything you need to know ahead of the big Chris Eubank Jr’s rematch with Liam Smith.
Smith vs Eubank Jr 2 – Key information
The rematch is scheduled to take place on Saturday, 2nd September at The Manchester Arena, Manchester.
The pair are expected to make their ring walks at around 10pm for those in the UK, though it could be changed based on results beforehand.
The card features the likes of Olympic bronze medallist Frazer Clarke and exciting up-and-comer Adam Azim as well as the UK’s golden girl Lauren Price.
How to watch
The fight will be broadcasted live on Sky Sports Box Office, with coverage starting at 6pm UK time.
The event is priced at £19.95 for UK customers who can book via Sky Q, Sky Glass, Sky + or the Sky Box Office app.
Fans in the US will be able to watch the fight with coverage from ESPN+ starting at 2pm EST.
Chris Eubank Jr will be looking for retribution following his TKO loss against Smith last time out
Tale of the tape
Chris Eubank Jr
Full fight card
- Liam Smith vs Chris Eubank Jr
- Frazer Clarke vs Dave Allen
- Florian Marku vs Dylan Moran
- Mark Heffron vs Jack Cullen
- Adam Azim vs Aram Fanyan
- Lauren Price vs Lolita Muzeya
- Frankie Stringer vs Christian Flores
- Mikaela Mayer vs Silvia Bortot