VIDEO: Watch Macklin’s August 30 foe against Zbick in title fight

MATTHEW Macklin enters a Dublin ring for the first time in five years when he trades leather at the National Stadium on August 30.

‘Mack The Knife’ faces WBC#4 and Argentinian southpaw Jorge Sebastian Heiland for the right to become mandatory for Miguel Cotto’s WBC Middleweight title.

Heiland comes to Ireland with a record of 23-4-2, with 11 wins coming by way of knock out.

The South American 27 year old fought former WBC World champion Sebastian Zbick for the WBA interim title back in 2010, in what is his most profile fight. Watch that fight below and get a look at the fighter who comes to Dublin next month.


Integral part of the Irish boxing community for over 13 years