Times and weights ahead of Billy Joe Saunders' big Stevenage date

PUBLISHED: 21:16 17 May 2019 | UPDATED: 21:16 17 May 2019

Billy Joe Saunders and Shefat Isufi face off at Hitchin Town Hall ahead of their WBO World Title fight. Picture: DANNY LOO

Billy Joe Saunders and Shefat Isufi face off at Hitchin Town Hall ahead of their WBO World Title fight. Picture: DANNY LOO

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The biggest night of boxing in Hertfordshire's history sees Hatfield's Billy Joe Saunders take on Shefat Isufi for the WBO super middleweight title at Stevenage Football Club's Lamex Stadium.

Billy Joe Saunders weighs in ahead of his WBO World Title fight against Shefat Isufi at Hitchin Town Hall. Picture: DANNY LOOBilly Joe Saunders weighs in ahead of his WBO World Title fight against Shefat Isufi at Hitchin Town Hall. Picture: DANNY LOO

The former middleweight world champion will go into the contest the heavier of the two following the weigh-in at Hitchin Town Hall.

Shefat Isufi weighs in ahead of his WBO World Title fight against Billy Joe Saunders at Hitchin Town Hall. Picture: DANNY LOOShefat Isufi weighs in ahead of his WBO World Title fight against Billy Joe Saunders at Hitchin Town Hall. Picture: DANNY LOO

The running order below is subject to change but the plan is currently to have the headliners go toe-to-toe at 10pm.

Billy Joe Saunders weighs in ahead of his WBO World Title fight against Shefat Isufi at Hitchin Town Hall. Picture: DANNY LOOBilly Joe Saunders weighs in ahead of his WBO World Title fight against Shefat Isufi at Hitchin Town Hall. Picture: DANNY LOO

But aside from the world title bout, there is a full supporting card with Olympic champion Joe Joyce leading it.

Joe Joyce and Alexander Ustinov face off at Hitchin Town Hall ahead of their fight. Picture: DANNY LOOJoe Joyce and Alexander Ustinov face off at Hitchin Town Hall ahead of their fight. Picture: DANNY LOO

The full line-up as currently scheduled - subject to change and timings approximate - starts at 3.30pm.

Joe Joyce at the weigh-in at Hitchin Town Hall ahead of his fight against Alexander Ustinov. Picture: DANNY LOOJoe Joyce at the weigh-in at Hitchin Town Hall ahead of his fight against Alexander Ustinov. Picture: DANNY LOO

Fight 1: 4 x 3 minute rounds - middleweight

Alexander Ustinov at the weigh-in at Hitchin Town Hall ahead of his fight against Joe Joyce. Picture: DANNY LOOAlexander Ustinov at the weigh-in at Hitchin Town Hall ahead of his fight against Joe Joyce. Picture: DANNY LOO

CONNOR WRIGHT v OWEN JUBBURN

Fight 2: 4 x 3 Minute rounds - super-middleweight

GRAHAM TIRRELL (Hitchin) v SCOTT HILLMAN

Fight 3: 8 x 3 minute rounds - international super-welterweight

BALAZS BACSKAI (11st 1lb 8oz) v DAVI ELIASQUEVICI (11st 3lbs 6oz)

Fight 4: 4 x 2 minute rounds - flyweight

LISA WHITESIDE (7st 13lbs) v DANNI HODGES (7st 12lbs 10oz)

Fight 5: 4 x 3 minute rounds - cruiserweight

JAMES BRANCH JR (14st 7lbs 12oz) v JAN HRAZDIRA (14st 5lbs 4oz)

Fight 6: 6 x 3 minute rounds - international flyweight

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Fight 7: 6 x 3 minute rounds - super-welterweight

HARLEY BENN (10st 8lbs 3oz) v LEE HALLETT (10st 6lbs 12oz)

Fight 8: 10 x 3 minute rounds - for the vacant WBO youth lightweight championship

BOY JONES JNR (9st 8lbs 12oz) v SHAUN COOPER (9st 9lbs 11oz)

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Fight 9: 4 x 3 minute rounds - international bantamweight

DENNIS McCANN (8st 6lbs 12oz) v KAMIL JAWOREK (8st 8lbs 10oz)

Fight 10: 12 x 3 minute rounds - for the British and Commonwealth super-bantamweight championship

BRAD FOSTER (8st 8lbs 12oz) v ASHLEY LANE (8st 8lbs 10oz)

Fight 11: 6 x 3 minute rounds super-middleweight

WILLY HUTCHINSON (12st 9lbs 12oz) v ONDREJ BUDERA (12st 9lbs 9oz)

Fight 12: 10 x 3 minute rounds - international heavyweight

JOE JOYCE (18st 9lbs) v ALEXANDER USTINOV (20st 3lbs 3oz)

Fight 13: 12 x 3 minute rounds - for the vacant WBO world super-middleweight championship

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS (12st) v SHEFAT ISUFI (11st 6lbs 13oz)

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