AVANESYAN VS. KELLY FIGHT WEEK SCHEDULE

 

Ahead of Saturday’s event at The SSE Arena, Wembley, topped by David Avanesyan’s European Welterweight Title defence against Josh Kelly, shown live on Sky Sports in the UK and on DAZN in the U.S. and more than 200 countries and territories, all media and fans are invited to watch the below schedule of content leading up to the big night. 

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 17

10.00am Fighter Arrivals, Behind The Scenes Day 1 (Matchroom Boxing YouTube)

Watch exclusive behind the scenes footage of the fighters and their teams arriving at the official fighter hotel ‘bio bubble’.

12.00pm onwards Fighter Media Day Coverage (Matchroom Boxing Twitter and Instagram)

Fighters take part in media obligations. 

6.00pm Media Workout (Sky Sports Facebook)

David Avanesyan, Josh Kelly, Florian Marku and Rylan Charlton take part in a media workout in the Gym Zone.

8.00pm Pipt To The Punch: Jordan Gill (Pipt)

In an exclusive to new social platform Pipt, Chatteris Featherweight talent Jordan Gill talks to Matchroom Boxing ahead of his clash with Cesar Juarez for the vacant WBA International Title.

THURSDAY FEBRUARY 18

10.00am Media Day Recap, Behind The Scenes Day 2 (Matchroom Boxing YouTube)

Watch exclusive behind the scenes footage as fighters undertake their media obligations.  

2.00pm Avanesyan vs. Kelly + undercard press conferences (Matchroom Boxing YouTube and Facebook)

Presenters Chris Lloyd and Darren Barker bring you all of the action from the official press conferences chaired by promoter Eddie Hearn.

YouTube: Avanesyan vs. Kelly press conference 

5.00pm Exclusive Competition (Matchroom Boxing Twitter)

Keep an eye on the Matchroom Boxing Twitter account for full details.

7.00pm Talking Tactics: Avanesyan vs. Kelly (Matchroom Boxing YouTube)

Former WBC Cruiserweight World Champion Tony Bellew and top trainer Dave Coldwell discuss tactics ahead of the keenly-anticipated European Welterweight Title showdown between Russia’s David Avanesyan and Sunderland’s Josh Kelly. 

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 19

10.00am Press Conference Recap, Behind The Scenes Day 3 (Matchroom Boxing YouTube)

Watch exclusive behind the scenes footage from the official press conferences.

1.00pm Live Weigh-in (Matchroom Boxing YouTube and Facebook)

Join presenters Chris Lloyd and Darren Barker as all fighters hit the scales from 1.00pm.

YouTube: Avanesyan vs. Kelly weigh-in

4.00pm – 7.00pm Josh Kelly Highlights (Sky Sports)

Sit back and enjoy highlights from ‘PBK’s’ 11-fight professional career that has seen him pick up the WBA International Title and Commonwealth Title.

8.00pm Face OffMarku vs. Charlton (Matchroom Boxing YouTube)

Big-punching Welterweight rivals Florian Marku and Rylan Charlton sit down together to discuss their upcoming 10-round battle.  

SATURDAY FEBRUARY 20

10.00am Weigh-in Recap, Behind The Scenes Day 4 (Matchroom Boxing YouTube)

Watch exclusive behind the scenes footage from the official weigh-in. 

1.00pm Before The Bell (Matchroom Boxing YouTube and Facebook)

Presenters Chris Lloyd and Darren Barker are joined by special guests from the arena as build-up continues towards the opening bell. 

4.00pm Final Thoughts From The Bubble (Matchroom Twitter and Instagram)

Matchroom get final predictions for David Avanesyan vs. Josh Kelly from faces around the bubble as the first bell draws closer.

7.00pm Fight Night Live (Sky Sports and DAZN)

Watch all of the action live on Sky Sports in the UK and on DAZN in the U.S. and more than 200 countries and territories.