Matty Ryan (12-1, 2KOs) will now face Sonny Upton 12-2, 5KOs) after original opponent Macaulay McGowan pulled out of the fight with a back injury.

Upton who won an eliminator recently for the English belt is above than Ryan in the British rankings and this should be a great fight for the domestic strap at the Bowlers Arena in Manchester on March 24th. Read more…

We visited Ryan at his Collyhurst and Moston training base to watch him spar with Jack Arnfield in preparation and afterwards got his thoughts on taking on Upton and found a confident and well prepared fighter, ready to lift the title.

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