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Dave Allen and Lenroy Thomas rematch set for Cardiff

Lenroy Thomas and Dave Allen will rematch for the Commonwealth Heavyweight title at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday October 28, live on Sky Sports Box Office. The pair clashed for the strap in Sheffield in May, with Thomas edging out Allen via split decision at Sheffield United’s Bramall Lane ground. The Florida-based Jamaican comes to the UK for an immediate return with the Doncaster fans’ favourite, and the champion expects another great night in a huge stadium show, where he wants to stake his claim for bigger things in 2018. “I’m looking forward to defending my title against ...

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Dave Allen confident ahead of title fight

Allen vs Thomas for the Commonwealth title on Saturday night

‘White Rhino’ Dave Allen will take on Lenroy Thomas this Saturday night in the undercard to Kell Brook vs Errol Spence Jr live from Bramall Lane, Sheffield, on Sky Sports Box Office. And the 25 year old heavyweight, who will have his 15th fight this weekend, is confident he will become the new Commonwealth champion in his first major title bout. Speaking in the press conference ahead of the fight, Allen was bullish and confident he will become the champion. “This sounds really childish but I am way too hard for you,” he said. “I am going to bash you up ...

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Sheffield sets stage for Allen vs Thomas

Dave Allen will have his dream Commonwealth Heavyweight title shot against Lenroy Thomas at Bramall Lane, Sheffield on May 27th 2017, the same night Kell Brook defends his crown against Errol Spence, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Allen’s poularity rose after taking on Dillian Whyte and Luis Ortiz and now the man from Doncaster gets his chance to win his first major crown at the home of football club, Sheffield United, following in the footsteps of his father, Dave, who boxed on the last show on the pitch in 1984. Lenroy Thomas came to the UK to prepare Anthony ...

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Dillian Whyte out to punish opponent Dave Allen this weekend

Dillian Whyte has sent a message to Dave Allen ahead of their clash on Saturday July 30 – ‘I’m going to punish and hurt you bad’ – as they clash at the First Direct Arena in Leeds. Whyte and Allen have crossed swords on social media as Allen looked to get the bout made with the Brixton banger, and now that they finally meet in Yorkshire this weekend, Whyte says he plans to make Allen regret taking the fight.

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