Jaron Ennis vs David Avanesyan Undercard, Start Times and Preview

Matchroom Boxing head to America with two world championship bouts on their card Pennsylvania. Jaron Ennis vs David Avanesyan headlines the show for the IBF World title, while Skye Nicolson also defends her WBC title against Dyana Vargas.

Undefeated reigning IBF World Welterweight champion Jaron Boots Ennis (31-0) had been due to face his mandatory challenger Cody Crowley. Crowley withdrew after suffering an injury, leading to David Avanesyan (30-4-1) stepping in as a replacement.

Jaron Ennis vs Cody Crowley fight poster

Ennis was recently upgraded from Interim IBF champion and defends his championship for the first time. Ennis has just signed to Matchroom Boxing who opted to showcase the champion in his hometown of Philadelphia, with the show aptly titled The Homecoming.

Ennis will face former EBU European Welterweight champion David Avanesyan. Avanesyan challenged WBO World champion Terence Crawford in 2022, losing by KO in the 6th round. The Armenian boxer has struggled for activity since then, competing just once in a small-hall UK show last December, picking up a routine stoppage victory.

Jaron Ennis vs David Avanesyan DAZN and Matchroom Boxing fight poster


Ennis vs Avanesyan is being held this Saturday on 13th July 2024.


UK: Start time is 1:00 a.m Sunday 14th July.
USA: Main card begins at 8:00 p.m EST on Saturday 13th July.

Main event ringwalks expected around 3 hours later.

TV Channel

The fight is being broadcast worldwide by DAZN.


The fight is being held at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.


Jaron Ennis vs David Avanesyan
(Ennis) IBF World Welterweight title
Skye Nicolson vs Dyana Vargas
(Nicolson) WBC World Featherweight title
Khalil Coe vs Manuel Gallegos
(Vacant) WBC USA Light Heavyweight title
Jalil Major Hackett vs Peter Dobson
Christopher Diaz-Velez vs Derlyn Hernandez-Gerarldo
Ismail Muhammad vs Frank Brown
Dennis Thompson vs Fernando Joaquin Valdez

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