Joe Pigford is gunning for another knockout
Hammer-fisted Southampton Super-Welterweight Joe Pigford is gunning for another knockout when he takes on Scotland’s Kieran Smith for the Vacant WBO European strap at the Copper Box Arena on September 16, live on BT Sport and BoxNation.
Undefeated Pigford flattened Aarron Morgan last time out with a brutal right-left that saw the Barking man crumple awkwardly to the canvas in the fifth and now he is determined to steal the show again next month with an explosive performance.
“Boxing fans love to see knockouts and I’m more than happy to deliver them,” said Pigford. “I’ve stopped 12 of my 13 opponents and everyone always tells me I have the second best KO record in the country behind Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua – it doesn’t mean much but it looks good! Read More
Date: Saturday 16, September 2017
Title: Vacant WBO European Super Welterweight Title
Venue: Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Hackney Wick, London, United Kingdom
Commission: British Boxing Board of Control
Promoter: Frank Warren (Queensberry Promotions)
Matchmaker: Jason McClory
Television: Panama Cable Onda Sports, United Kingdom BT Sport
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