Padraig McCrory [13(7)-0] will face a former World title challenger on the Return of the Mick invoice.
The Belfast tremendous center was the primary fighter formally confirmed on the undercard at this time.
‘The Hammer’ will combat excessive up the cardboard on the SSE Area on August 6.
Standing within the reverse nook in what might be McCrory’s first combat of 2022 might be Marco Antonio Periban [26(17)-5(2)-1].
At 37, the Mexican is handed his finest and he hasn’t been too lively of late however he nonetheless represents a harmful sufficient combat, significantly contemplating McCrory has EU title necessary standing in his again pocket.
The Dee Walsh educated fighter definitely may have taken a much less testing tread water combat whereas ready for his shot on the continental title.
The El Arenal battler has fought simply as soon as since a 2019 defeat to Joshua Buatsi, stopping Gabriel Garcia within the eleventh spherical of a combat in April.
Nevertheless, he has challenged for a world title and been in with some large tremendous middleweight names. Sadio Bika, Badou Jack, James DeGale and J’Leon Love are all names that seem on the Mexican’s file. Granted nearly all of these fights befell 9 years in the past nevertheless it the type of firm McCrory hasn’t skilled sharing the ring with.
McCrory is the primary undercard fighter to be formally confirmed. It’s believed Prime Rank trio Paddy Donovan, Kurt Walker and Kieran Molloy will all seem, hearsay has Tyrone McKenna as chief assist and there’s additionally discuss of a combat for Sean McComb on the Belfast invoice.
Michael Conlan tops the invoice in opposition to a 3 time world title challenger in Miguel Marriaga.