Boxing This Week – Santiago vs Nakatani and 3 more cards

Boxing This Week takes a look at the live televised cards happening each and every week. This week covers from 19 February through to 26 February, with cards happening in America, Japan and the UK.

Boxing last week was quieter than most following the postponement of Fury vs Usyk, although there was decent action on Thursday and Friday. This week sees little in the way of midweek action but we do have a range of cards being held on Saturday.

20 Feb📅Holmes vs Harrington
24 Feb📅Santiago vs Nakatani
24 Feb📅Berlanga vs McCrory
24 Feb📅Butler vs Harris

DAZN start off boxing this week on Tuesday night presenting a 4-fight card from Salita Promotions. The first Big Time Boxing USA show features unbeaten Ardeal Holmes vs Marlon Harrington headlining the card. The card is being held in Detroit.

Holmes vs Harrington DAZN Salita Promotions poster

Coverage begins at 1:00 a.m Wednesday morning in the UK. Coverage begins at 8:00 p.m in USA/ET.

Fightzone make their first appearance on DAZN broadcasting their card from Liverpool headlined by Harris vs Butler for 3 championships. Connor Butler vs Jay Harris will be contested for the European, Commonwealth and British titles. The undercard includes outings from Jack Turner and Joe McGrail and takes place in Liverpool.

Times are TBA for Butler vs Harris, but expected around 7:00 p.m UK time/ 2:00 p.m USA/ET.

Matchroom Boxing host a card in the USA as unbeaten Berlanga and McCrory fight in the Super Middleweight division. The rest of the card includes another outing for Andy Cruz, as well as two world title eliminator contests. The card airs on DAZN.

Before the Bell begins at 10:00 p.m UK, 5:00 p.m USA/ET. Main card begins 1:00 a.m Sunday UK, 8:00 p.m USA/ET.

Top Rank return to Japan for their second card featuring Junto Nakatani moving up in weight and challenging Santiago. Inoue vs Ancajas is a second world title bout on the card. There’s no UK coverage for the show which airs on ESPN+.

Santiago vs Nakatani will begin from 4:00 a.m on ESPN+ in the USA. 9:00 a.m UK time.

Other Boxing Cards This Week

There’s also a Unified Womens World Bamtamweight title fight this Saturday in Denmark with Dina Thorslund vs Seren Cetin. In the UK Mark Heffron and William Crolla compete on a card in Oldham, and Craig Woodruff appears in Bristol on Saturday night.

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