Aug 01, 2020
Watch incredible time-lapse video of Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Fight Camp venue coming together ahead of first clash
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THIS stunning time-lapse video shows how Eddie Hearn's Fight camp in his back garden was constructed.
The Matchroom boss brings boxing back tonight with a bang with the all-British scrap between Sam Eggington and Ted Cheeseman.3Matchroom boss Eddie Hearn seems pretty pleased with the constructionCredit: News Group Newspapers Ltd
That is top of the bill for show one.
The second card will be headlined by WBC world champion Terri Harper vs Natasha Jonas.
Felix Cash vs Jason Welborn will then take place on August 14.
The final event will take place at the end of August and will be topped by Dillian Whyte taking on Russian hardman Alexander Povetkin.3Boxing fans can't wait for the opening show of Matchroom's Fight CampCredit: Getty Images - Getty
During the week Hearn spoke about setting up the incredible camp in the garden of his former family home.
And he promised fans: "It's going to be f***ing epic."
The ring and ringside seats will be covered just in case the recent fine weather takes a turn for the worst.
Strobe lighting will flank the fighters as they make their way to the centrally-constructed ring.RINGSIDE NEWS LIVE: Follow for all the latest Boxing, UFC and WWE updates
After the timelapse clip was shared on social media, boxing fans were left stunned by the construction.
Steve Irwin posted on Twitter: "Can not wait! Let's get ready toooooooooo rumbleeeeeeeeeeee!!!!!!!!"
Harry Lawrence added: "These builders are moving really fast its quite impressive."Most read in BoxingWEATHER THE STORMHow Kieron Dyer ended up at Mayweather's mansion with 'women everywhere'PicturedTENNIS ELBOWBoris Becker shows off growth on arm from elbow injury while on Ibiza yachtWALK THE LINStunning Olympic gymnast who posed for snap with McGregor hits out at criticsFOOTBALL MOURNSStephen Tataw dead at 57: Cameroon Italia 90 World Cup captain passes awayPicturedMADD FOR ITDele, Maddison and Grealish enjoy a hard-earned break in sun-soaked IbizaLASTING LEGACYMark 'Rollerball' Rocco dead aged 69: WWE stars pay tribute to Brit legend
And Sean Manchester added: "Back to normality even if its only for a second."
The IBF international super-welterweight title is on the line when Eggington defends against Cheeseman on Fight Camp 1.
And boxing fans clearly cannot wait for the showdown.3Eddie Hearn is bringing boxing back with a bang - from his back gardenCredit: News Group Newspapers Ltd Inside Eddie Hearn's Matchroom Fight Camp with stunning ring marquee and behind-the-scenes access ahead of weekend start
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Watch as Roy Jones Jr shows he’s in fighting shape at 51 ahead of Mike Tyson bout in training with Chris Eubank Jr
ROY JONES JR showed off his fighting shape aged 51 after hitting the pads in preparation to face Mike Tyson.
The former four-division champion faces the reformed Baddest Man on The Planet in an eight-round exhibition bout on November 28.3Roy Jones Jr training ahed of his fight against Mike Tyson 3Jones faces Tyson in an eight-round exhibition bout on November 28.
Tyson, who retired in 2005 and claims to have not boxed since, has broken the internet on several occasions with viral training clips.
But it was Jones' turn to remind fans of his legendary skillset after uploading footage on the pads.
The pound-for-pound legend - who last fought in 2018 - shows off impressive hand speed for his age doubling up on the left hook.
Jones has been training for the pay-per-view spectacle from his home gym in Florida.
British middleweight contender Chris Eubank Jr, 30, has been alongside the American great before his comeback against Tyson was announced.
And the pair have continued the work after Jones' return was confirmed.
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He told talkSPORT: “Mike Tyson and Roy Jones are two of my favourite fighters of all time.
“I never ever thought I would be watching a fight and rooting against Mike Tyson.
“Mike Tyson is a hero of mine, but I’m in this crazy position where I’ve got two heroes and they’re fighting and I can’t go against Roy."3Chris Eubank Jr has been alongside Jones