David Price has been announced at The O2 on October 26 as the Newest Competitor for Derek Chisora on the Regis Prograis-Josh Taylor Invoice, live on Sky Sports Box Office.
The Liverpudlian replaces Joseph Parker, that pulled through illness also will battle Chisora in a big domestic conflict on exactly the identical night as Prograis confronts Taylor in the World Boxing Super Series final.
Price was due to appear about the Callum Smith-John Ryder undercard in his own hometown next month, but also has captured his chance to go back to the spectacle of his outstanding stoppage victory.
Manager David Haye revealed last week Chisora had beenupset at the withdrawal of Parker, although now is channelling his fortune into a second fight that was significant after his triumph over Artur Spzilka.
Adam Smith, head of Sky Sports Boxing, said:Im absolutely thrilled that we have such a dazzling new fight lined up to October 26!
Everybody was so disappointed to view Joseph Parker need to pull from his clash with Derek Chisora, but that really is actually the unpredictability and excitement of boxing – in measures large David Price. What a captivating double this now is.
Everybody has been stopping me to mention get Pricey – and Eddie has pulled a rabbit from this hat. I told him I needed a great replacement – .
David is coming off that hit ideal win over David Allen; Derek off the magnificent KO of Artur Szpilka – this is a breaking heavyweight battle to incorporate to among THE cards of 2019.
With Taylor-Prograis, Burns-Selby, Okolie, Benn and what else – stand by for a magnificent night on Sky Sports Box Office at the O2!
Scotlands Taylor puts his IBF belt in bet against WBA super champion Prograis from the World Boxing Super Series closing of the tournament that is super-lightweight.
Lawrence Okolie additionally struggles Yves Ngabu for its cruiserweight title and Ricky Burns conflicts Lee Selby in a clash that is domestic.