John McCallum vs Evgeny Tishchenko LIVE on BoxNation and Premier Sports

By BoxNation - 11/05/2020 - Comments

BoxNation and Premier Sports announce live coverage of John McCallum and Evgeny Tishchenko

  • Edinburgh boxer John McCallum will challenge undefeated Russian Evgeny Tishchenko for the vacant WBO European cruiserweight
  • Live coverage on BoxNation this Saturday afternoon from 2.15pm

Premier Sports and BoxNation have announced live and exclusive coverage from Russia this Saturday afternoon as Scotsman John McCallum takes on the biggest fight of his career as he attempts to win the vacant WBO European Cruiserweight title against Evgeny Tishchenko.

The 32 year old from Edinburgh is a former international and British Masters champions and last fought in February 2019 beating Casey Blair in a points win. This weekend will be a huge test for the Scotsman as McCallum travels to Ekaterinburg, Russia taking on the undefeated Tishchenko for the vacant title.

Russian Evgeny Tishchenko began his professional boxing career in August 2018 and has since recorded seven wins in his career including five knockout. Tishchenko last fought just eight months ago beating Marcos Antonio Aumada in a third round KO.

Live and exclusive coverage on BoxNation will begin at 2.30pm from Ekaterinburg and customers wishing to watch can easily sign up via the Premier Sports website –

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