Boxxer will present Lawrence Okolie vs David Light event will be live on Sky Sports on March 25, 2023, from AO Arena in Manchester, UK.
Both Okolie and Light are undefeated fighters and will clash over WBO World Cruiserweight Championship. Okolie won this title by beating Krzysztof Glowacki in March 2021. He has retained the title against Dilan Prasovic and Michal Cieslak since then.
New Zealand’s David Light will be coming to UK for just the second time. He defeated Vikas Singh in his UK debut in October 2022 in Newcastle. While Light is undefeated, will he be able to stand against Okolie’s experience and skill?
2020 Olympics Heavyweight Bronze Medalist Frazer Clarke will take part in his fifth professional bout in the co-main event. He will take on Bogdan Dinu, who has previously fought the likes of Daniel Dubios and Kubrat Pulev.
Further down the undercard, Michael Gomez Jr. and Levi Giles will clash over vacant British Super-Featherweight title. The prelims will start at 1 PM EST on Sky Sports Boxing Youtube channel. The main card will start on Sky Sports Action from 3 PM EST onwards & on Sky Sports Main Event from 5 PM ET onwards.
Tune in below as we post results live from Lawrence Okolie vs David Light boxing event with complete fight card, start time and more details.
Prelims Card(1 PM ET)
- Harvey Lambert def. Casey Brown via points- 4 rounds, Super Welterweight bout
- Shakiel Thompson def. Robert Talarek via points- 6 rounds, Middleweight Bout
- Aaron McKenna def. Jordan Grant via points – 6 rounds, Super Middleweight Bout
- Rhys Edwards def. Brian Phillips via points – 6 rounds, Featherweight Bout
Main Card(3 PM ET)
- Karriss Artingstall def. Linzi Kuczynski via points (60-55) – 6 rounds, Featherweight Bout
- Callum Simpson def Celso Neves via TKO at 1:36 of round 3 – 8 rounds, Super-Middleweight Bout
- Michael Gomez Jnr def. Levi Giles via split decision (95-96, 97-94, 97-93) – 10 rounds, Vacant English Super-Featherweight Championship Bout
- Frazer Clarke def. Bogdan Dinu via RTD at 3:00 of round 2 – 8 rounds, Heavyweight Bout
- Main Event: Lawrence Okolie def. David Light via unanimous decision (116-112, 117-110, 119-108)- 12 rounds, WBO World Cruiserweight Championship Bout