The fighter from Biscay Kerman Lejarraga will face the English Tyrone Nurse in a fight agreed to ten rounds within the limit of the superwelter weight the evening that will take place on August 8 at the Marbella Arena in Puerto Banús (Málaga), as confirmed by the company MGZ Promotions on Monday.
Lejarraga (28 years, 30-2 , 24 KO), double welterweight champion of Europe, will return to the ring almost six months after his last fight in what will be his third lawsuit in the upper division, which he decided to join after losing last year the continental title and the subsequent rematch against David Avanesyan.
The promoter from Bilbao defines the fight as "a classic clash of styles between stylist and stylist" and highlights that Nurse, (30 years old, 37-6-2, 7 KO) has accumulated twelve years as a professional boxer «having defeated, among others, the current British champion of the lter Chris Jenkins. "
" Now, like Kerman, he begins a journey at super welterweight in which he accumulates two victories and will seek the third in a match in the that both are playing the dispute of important titles ", underlines MGZ Promotions.
The Marbella show is also scheduled for a fight between the also from Biscay Ibon Larrinaga and the Granada-born John Carter both co-applicants, for the vacant European Union super featherweight title.