Sanigar Events promote a British title double header at the City Academy in Bristol, England on November 8th featuring Lee Haskins and Dean Francis.
It was announced on Friday that Sanigar Events had won the purse bids to stage Dean Francis against Bob Ajisafe for the vacant British Light Heavyweight title. Dean Francis will fight for the title on the same show that his stable mate Lee Haskins is defending his British championship, this is the first time in the city’s history that two British title fights will take place on the same fight card.
Francis is no stranger to fighting at championship level having held the British, Commonwealth and European titles over the last 16 years. He is unbeaten in his three fights since returning to the ring including a win over undefeated Welsh champion Justyn Hugh in December. Dean had this to say on the prospect of co-headlining such a big occasion;