Lewis Ritson faces the media today ahead of his crunch fight against Dejan Zlaticanin at Probellum Throwdown.
Newcastle hero Ritson puts his world title aspirations on the line when he meets former champion Zlaticanin at the Utilita Arena on Friday night.
The packed card also sees the professional debut of 2020 Olympic silver medallist Pat McCormack, Troy Williamson defending his British title, Thomas Patrick Ward strengthening his claims for a world title shot as well as Mark Dickinson’s latest pro contest.
Probellum President Richard Schaefer hosts the press conference alongside Sam Jones.
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Ritson knows victory in front of his home fans this week will open the doors to major fights with the world-rated Ohara Davies having already called him out.