Todays press conference in Manchester by Matchroom Boxing officially announced Scott Quigg’s WBA super-bantamweight title defence against Nehomar Cermeno at the Manchester Arena on April 19th.

On the undercard Mancunian lightweight’s John Murray and Anthony Crolla will get it on in an highly anticipated local derby matchup. are set to confirm their much-anticipated April 19 clash after months of negotiations.

Former British and European champion now 29 is coming off the back of a good stoppage win over John Simpson last Saturday. While Crolla, 27, also a former British champion is also in form and it promises to be a Northern cracker!

Also on the bill heavyweight Gold medalist Anthony Joshua will take part in his 6th pro fight and Hosea Burton and Josh Warrington also appear on the bill.