MATCHROOM BOXING USA BOOKS CHICAGO QUADRUPLEHEADER
Edited Press Release: Promoter Eddie Hearn confirmed a quadrupleheader for Matchroom Boxing USA's first show, which will air live on Dazn from the Wintrust Arena in Chicago on October 6th. Russia's Artur Beterbiev (pictured) defends his IBF light heavyweight title against Briton Callum Johnson. Beterbiev is 12-0 with all wins coming via KO, but Johnson is an unbeaten puncher himself, having destroyed British champion Frank Buglioni inside a round of their clash in London in March Ė his 12th KO in 17 wins. WBA 122-pound champion Daniel Roman (25-2-1) of California defends his crown against Britainís Gavin McDonnell (20-1-2). [In a likely mismatch], New York heavyweight contender Jarrell Miller is matched against Polandís [faded] Tomasz Adamek, the former light heavyweight and cruiserweight title holder who is now age 41. Former WBO welterweight titlist Jessie Vargas (28-2-1) of Las Vegas is in the nominal main event against Thomas Dulorme (24-3) of Puerto Rico.