Britain’s premier chain of Sports Bars, Rileys are to take the role of title sponsor for the mammoth British Heavyweight dust up between Dereck Chisora and Tyson Fury on Saturday 26th July at the Phones 4 U Arena Manchester.
The huge heavyweight fight, between British boxing’s two most controversial stars, which will serve as a final eliminator for the chance to face Wladimir Klitschko for the world Heavyweight Championship. The all on the line clash, between the two rivals will be shown live and exclusive on the Channel of Champions BoxNation (Sky 437 (HD on 490) and Virgin 546)
On fight night, Rileys will broadcast the blockbuster heavyweight fight live on BoxNation HD across their 63 premises in the UK and you can guarantee your entry for fight night now online at www.rileys.co.uk
Three lucky entrants will also be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets ringside at the Phones 4 U Arena, and two people will win a signed pair of gloves from the fighters.
Rileys Chief Operating Officer Peter Hooker said, ” We are delighted to have become title sponsors for such a massive fight and to now be working with BoxNation. The sponsorship of this fight marks a significant step in our involvement within Boxing. Rileys has had some fantastic nights for big fights over the last few years and the addition of Box Nation and working with Frank Warren in the future will further develop our boxing and sports viewing for all our customers”
Frank Warren, The Hall of Fame Promoter staging the fight said “It’s great to have Rileys on board as title sponsor for this huge Heavyweight fight between two of British boxing’s biggest names. Chisora v Fury is the best Heavyweight fight out there and will be a massive night for boxing and general sports fans all over the country”
Dereck Chisora v Tyson Fury will headline the blockbuster show in Manchester contesting the European and Vacant British Heavyweight title as well as acting as a Final Eliminator for the WBO World Heavyweight Title. The event also features a terrific undercard which includes former Olympian Billy Joe Saunders challenging Emanuele Blandamura for the Vacant European Middleweight Championship; Chris Eubank Jnr in his next outing, whilst Liam Smith defends his British Light-Middleweight title against Jason Welborn; Liam Walsh returns to action; plus an exciting British Light Middleweight Title eliminator contest between Ronnie Heffron and Liam Williams; Jack Catterall faces Nathan Brough for the Vacant Central Area Light-Welterweight Championship; whilst the rest of the action-packed card features some of the best young talent around.
Rileys Sports Bars are the home of big screen sports in the UK, boasting massive 3 metre HD screens, and with top quality pool, snooker, darts and the home of power bingo.
Rileys has over half a million members and a customer base of around 3 million people a year. The clubs have successfully established a haven for the community offering a social sanctuary where individuals can relax and take pleasure from the challenge and achievement of chalking up a win in a competitive sport.
Rileys Sports Bars offer a place to eat, drink, play & watch sports and spend time with friends.
Tickets and VIP packages are available through Eventim on 0844 249 1000 or eventim.co.uk
Fury v Chisora is live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/HD 490 and Virgin Ch. 546). Join at www.boxnation.com