FiltersShow / Hide
- All Events
- Theatre & Shows
- Days Out
- Anywhere In The UK
- Location: Anywhere in the UK
Radius: ... miles
Sat 20th Apr at 5:00pm
@ Wembley Arena, London
Also appearing: Nathan Cleverly, Dereck Chisora, Liam Walsh, Miguel Vazquez
This event has been and gone!
Catch the next one:
Check out the info below for future tour dates, and track them to receive alerts when they tour near you
Never miss another 'Ricky Burns' show
Rule Britannia - Championship Boxing: Ricky Burns, Nathan Cleverly, Dereck Chisora, Liam Walsh, Miguel Vazquez
Promoter Frank Warren has put together the blockbuster event 'Rule Britannia' featuring some of the biggest stars in British boxing, including Ricky Burns, Nathan Cleverly, George Groves, Dereck Chisora and Liam Walsh.
WBO World Lightweight Champion Burns headlines the show in a sizzling unification showdown against tough Mexican IBF World Champion Miguel Vazquez.
Burns, 27, returns to action following his tremendous 2012 when he become Scotland's first two-weight world champion in twenty years and ended the year stopping long-time rival Kevin Mitchell inside four rounds. With thrilling wins against top fighters Roman Martinez and Michael Katsidis in his career, Burns faces yet another hard test against Vazquez, 26, who has made five defences of his world title in a 36-fight career.
Hailing from Guadalajara, Vazquez was last in action in December on the Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez card when he defeated Mercito Gesta on points to retain his belt. Vazquez became the first man to beat Breidis Prescott after the dynamite-punching Colombian destroyed Amir Khan inside a round and has only lost on points to current world champions Saul Alvarez (twice) and Timothy Bradley.
It's been Burns' dream to unify the title and he's excited to finally get the opportunity.
Track this event
- Event has been added to your calendar
- Any important updates will be sent to your email address
- Add to your personal Ents24 calendar
- Sync with iCal, Outlook and others
- Receive important updates
Venue: Wembley Arena
Enquiries: 020 8782 5566
Bookings: 0844 815 0815
→ Wembley Stadium 6 min walk
→ Wembley Park 8 min walk