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Murray Has another Change of Opponent

When it comes to fighting on the promotion in Monte Carlo this Saturday evening, Martin Murray could be excused for forgetting who his opponent will be.

A re-match against Arthur Abraham fell through, with Abraham picking up an injury. Doubts as to whether the four-time world title challenger would fight on the bill were ended when he was matched with Dmitry Chudinov.

But that fight also fell through after the hard-hitting Chudinov picked up an illness that forced him to withdraw.

However, Murray will still fight on the bill and Murray, who has a record that now reads 33-4-1 with 16 wins coming by knockout, will take on the German based Nigerian fighter Nuhu Lawal.

Lawal is unbeaten with a record that reads 23-0 with 13 wins coming by way of knockout but the 34-year-old has fought nobody of any consequence.

Therefore, at the Salle des Etoiles in Monte Carlo, we’re expecting Martin Murray to claim the vacant WBA Continental super-middleweight title.


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Writer: Kid Glove Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday November 11 2016

Time: 4:56PM

 

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