“Liam Williams Will Knock Him Out”- Frank Warren Warns Chris Eubank Jr.

Published 01/19/2021, 4:32 AM EST


Chris Eubank Jr. and Liam Williams can possibly fight each other to advance themselves in the current middleweight title ride. Boasting of the WBA Interim title, Eubank Jr. might be the favorite against Williams.

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However, Queensberry CEO Frank Warren, claimed his top-prodigy Liam Williams would knock out Eubank Jr. in an in-ring collision. It further intensified the tale as Eubank Jr, has vowed to fight Liam Williams on his return.

That said, Frank Warren welcomed the idea and tagged it to be the easiest fight that can be made. However, he wanted ‘Next Gen’ to make the call and accept the fight without any hesitance.

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The 68-year-old promoter connected with iFL TV and said, “Well, if he (Eubank Jr.) wants to turn a fight with Liam Williams, he’s got a number, Get on the phone. I mean we don’t want to get through all the stuff that we went through with Billy Joe Saunders. As well as we lost the will to live.”

Chris Eubank Jr. (R) of Great Britain and his coach and father Chris Eubank (M) stand together after their victory at the super middleweight quarterfinals of the IBO Boxing World Cup in Stuttgart, Germany, 7 October 2017. Photo: Marijan Murat/dpa (Photo by Marijan Murat/picture alliance via Getty Images)

Warren added, “But if he (Eubank Jr.) is serious about fighting Liam Williams,  that fight is the easiest fight in the world for him to make. It’s really simple to get both in the ring. 50-50 deal done, if he wants it. Liam Williams will knock him out.”

Chris Eubank Jr- What’s next for him?

The middleweight prodigy has several more options other than fighting Liam Williams. Chris Eubank Jr. has also desired to fight Kell Brook, who might move to an upper weight class after the loss against Terence Crawford.

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Irrespective, the middleweight division has many more elites and Eubank Jr. won’t have a hard time finding a relevant contender. Meanwhile, he has already challenged Liam Williams and with Frank Warren’s desire, the fight can be booked sooner rather than later.

The possible middleweight thriller will also open the way for several alluring fights in the future. So we can expect Chris Eubank Jr. to announce his return officially, and reveal then his next opponent.

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Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. He combined his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports and has a combined 2000 plus bylines in MMA and boxing over the last two years.

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