Notable Boxing Figures Split About Eubank vs DeGale

Fans Split About Eubank vs DeGale

A Chris Eubank Jr vs James DeGale fight looks set to be formally announced in the near future and it has already come in for some mixed responses online.

The fight no doubt will be shown in both the US and the UK and likely will fall under Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions series which recently struck a huge deal with Fox in the US and on ITV in the UK.

So far some have bashed the fight but others have come out in defence of it.

Overall it’s a pretty good fight in this writer’s humble opinion but the real debate will exist if it is pay per view in either the UK or US and if so — at what price point?

There is a school of thought that exists that these calibre of fights, while strong, are not strong enough to be put on pay per view which should be a platform reserved only for boxing’s biggest stars.

Here’s what people are saying about the possibility of it so far: