Six fighters from the UK are set to challenge for the prestigious European title

Firstly, NI's Tommy McCarthy (16-2, 8KOs) will battle for the vacant European cruiserweight title with Belgian Bilal Laggoune (25-1-2, 14KOs) on Halloween night on the undercard of the blockbuster Usyk vs Chisora event.

Next up, unbeaten 'Lightning' Lee McGregor (9-0, 7KOs) vies for the bantamweight belt against Frenchman Karim Guerfi (29-4, 9KOs) on Armistace Day on an MTK event.

Then, it's the big one! Heavyweights Daniel Dubois (15-0, 14KOs) and Joe Joyce (11-0, 10KOs) will clash in the 'Fight of the Year' for the vacant European title, with the British and Commonwealth also on the line in a winner takes all contest.

Awaiting dates, former opponents Gamal Yafai (17-1, 10KOs) and Gavin McDonnell (22-2-2, 6KOs) are both in training preparing for their respective title shots.

The European Championship Circular was released today by the BBBofC to update October's activities. See full list below:

 

HEAVYWEIGHT (Vacant)

DANIEL DUBOIS v JOE JOYCE

The above contest to be promoted by Frank Warren will take place on Saturday, November 28 2020 in London.

 

CRUISERWEIGHT (Vacant)

TOMMY MCCARTHY v BILAL LAGGONE

The above contest to be promoted by Eddie Hearn will take place on Saturday, 31st October 2020 in London.

 

FEATHERWEIGHT

ANDONI GAGO (Holder) v GAVIN MCDONNELL

A new date and venue is awaited from Promoter MGZ Promotions.

 

SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT

LUCA RIGOLDI (Holder) v GAMAL YAFAI

A new date and venue is awaited from Promoter OPI Promotions.

 

BANTAMWEIGHT

KARIM GUERFI (Holder) v LEE MCGREGOR

The above voluntary defence contest to be promoted by Lee Eaton will take place on Wednesday, 11th November 2020 at a venue yet to be advised.

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