Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew had a memorable 12 round bout that took place at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on October 15, 2011 in which Cleverly escaped with a MD win and the WBO World Light Heavyweight title. Ever since then fight fans have pined for a rematch and that wish will finally be granted.
Nathan “Clev” Cleverly will face Tony “Bomber” Bellew in a Cruiserweight matchup that will take place at Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom on November 22. Cleverly opened as a -125 favorite with the Boxing odds while Bellew opened as a -105 dog. The over under round opened at 9.5 -250 over and +170 under.
Nathan “Clev” Cleverly
The 27 year old Nathan Cleverly stands at six feet one and one half inches tall with a reach of 74 inches and fights from an orthodox stance. Cleverly is a native of the United Kingdom and still resides there in the city of Cefn Fforest, Wales, UK. Cleverly has a career record of 28 wins, one loss and no draws. Out of Cleverly’s 28 wins a total of 14 have come by knockout. His lone loss was a knockout defeat. Cleverly is ranked fourth in the UK and 14th in the world.
Cleverly is coming off a technical knockout win over Alejandro Emilio Valori in the fourth round of a scheduled 12 round bout that took place on July 12, 2014 at the Echo Arena for the WBA Inter – Continental Cruiserweight title.
Tony “Bomber” Bellew
The 31 year old Tony Bellow stands at six feet three inches tall with a reach of 74 inches and fights from an orthodox stance. Bellew is a native of Liverpool where he still resides. He is ranked third in the UK and 11th in the world. Bellew has a career record of 22 wins, two losses, and one draw. Out of his 22 career wins a total of 14 have come by knockout. Bellew has suffered one knockout loss in his career.
Bellew is coming off a technical knockout win over Julio Cesar Dos Santos in the fifth round of a scheduled 12th round bout that took place on July 12, 2014 at the Echo Arena for the WBO International Cruiserweight title.
Bellew in revenge is the call!