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FightZone Announces the Transatlantic Clash

In an electrifying fusion of international sportsmanship and competitive spirit, together with Marines Promotions proudly announces the Transatlantic Clash. Set to take place on October 5th in Texas, USA, this extraordinary event will see top-ranked boxers from the UK and the USA go head-to-head in a Ryder Cup-style boxing tournament.

FightZone Announces the Transatlantic Clash: A Dream Realized in an Epic UK vs. USA Showdown

FightZone and Marines Productions are proud to announce a brand new professional boxing concept: a new tournament that will change boxing forever.

The Transatlantic Clash is set to take place on October 5th in Texas, USA, and will be broadcast Worldwide using FightZone technology, platforms, and broadcasting partners.

All-time boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. heads Team USA, and soon FightZone will unveil a top UK star as the rival captain. Roy declared, “Leading the US in this epic showdown is a privilege. We’re armed with our finest, ready to demonstrate the true spirit of American boxing. UK, get ready to face us!”

Ignite your excitement for an electrifying clash as the United Kingdom’s finest boxers take on the powerhouse team from the United States! This thrilling tournament has been brewing for years, setting the stage for an epic transatlantic showdown reminiscent of the fierce rivalry at the Ryder Cup.

Tournament Rules and Scoring Dynamics

Prepare for edge-of-your-seat action with a clear and fierce points system designed to make every punch count:

  • Victory: Earn a robust 3 points.
  • Draw: Secure 1 point.
  • Tiebreaker: In the event of a tie after all bouts, the winner is decided based on who has the most knockouts, the highest number of knockdowns, or superior individual bout scorecards.

But there’s more! Beyond the thrill of individual matches, prestigious awards will raise the stakes:

  • Best Fighter Award: A gleaming trophy and a handsome cash prize await the most spectacular boxer of the event.
  • Team Trophy: The team amassing the highest points will claim this coveted award.
  • Spirit of Boxing Award: Fans play a pivotal role in casting their votes online to crown their favourite warrior of the night.

Don’t miss this blockbuster sporting event where every blow could tip the scales and every fighter could make history!

The inception of the Transatlantic Clash is the brainchild of FightZone’s Dennis Hobson and his business partner Stephen Crump, who have dreamt of such an event for years. Their vision became a reality through a collaboration with Julio Marines of Marines Promotions, bridging the Atlantic with a shared passion for boxing.

Dennis Hobson stated, “This isn’t just a tournament; it’s the culmination of a lifelong dream to bring together the best of the UK and the USA in a boxing showdown that fans on both sides of the pond have been craving. We’re making history here, and it’s thrilling to see it unfold.”­

Stephen Crump added, “We aimed to create a dynamic and engaging format, and with five bouts across different weight classes, plus a non-tournament title fight, we’re presenting a night of boxing like no other. The energy in the arena will be palpable, and we can’t wait for fans to experience it live.” 

Julio Marines of Marines Promotions shared his excitement: “Partnering with FightZone for this event is a privilege. We are setting the stage for something spectacular. The Transatlantic Clash is not just about winning; it’s about honour, pride, and the spirit of international sportsmanship.”

To commemorate this historic event, FightZone has commissioned a unique trophy that embodies the spirit and prestige of the Transatlantic Clash. This unique trophy, which will be awarded to the winning team, captures the essence of competitive excellence and international sportsmanship.

Sponsorship and Naming Rights Opportunity

FightZone is offering exclusive sponsorship and naming rights for this prestigious trophy. Align your brand with excellence and global recognition in one of the most exhilarating sporting events of the year. This exclusive partnership will highlight your company’s commitment to sports and excellence and place your brand at the forefront of an international audience, live and broadcast worldwide.


FightZone is the UK’s premier boxing platform, offering live coverage, exclusive interviews, and behind-the-scenes access to the world of professional boxing. Known for promoting top-tier events and fostering emerging talent, FightZone is committed to enhancing the sport’s reach and appeal globally.

About Marines Promotions

Based in Texas, Marines Promotions has been a significant force in boxing across the United States, developing and promoting some of the most exciting talent in the sport.

Their commitment to quality events and memorable matchups makes them a key player on the international boxing scene.

FightZone extends a heartfelt thank you to our esteemed sponsors.

Your invaluable support is the backbone of our success, making it possible for us to bring this thrilling event to life. We are immensely grateful for your commitment and partnership.

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Join us as we make boxing history. Witness the passion, the power, and the glory of the Transatlantic Clash. 5th October 2024 don’t miss it!

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