Billam-Smith vs. Riakporhe 2 fight results, schedule

On June 15, all eyes will turn to Selhurst Park football stadium as Chris Billam-Smith defends his WBO cruiserweight championship against Richard Riakporhe in what promises to be a clash of titans. The 12-round bout, featuring an exciting undercard, will be broadcast live on Peacock in the U.S.

Billam-Smith (19-1, 13 KOs) achieved his lifelong dream of capturing a world title by defeating former stablemate Lawrence Okolie last year. Now, the British boxer is driven by the desire to settle a score with the only fighter who has handed him a defeat.

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Riakporhe (17-0, 13 KOs) stands as a formidable obstacle in Billam-Smith’s path to redemption, having secured a hard-fought 10-round split decision victory over him in July 2019. The Londoner, known for his devastating power, enters his first world title bout as the favorite, confident of replicating his previous success against Billam-Smith.

The stage is set for a dramatic showdown at Selhurst Park, where the quest for revenge meets the pursuit of glory in one of boxing’s most anticipated rematches.

 

Chris Billam-Smith vs. Richard Riakporhe 2 tune-in info

  • Date: Saturday, June 15
  • Time: 2 p.m. ET | 7 p.m. BST | 4 a.m. AEST (Sun)
  • Location: Selhurst Park — London
  • Channel: Peacock (U.S. – $5.99/month) | Sky Sports (U.K.)
  • Watch from anywhere via NordVPN (30-day money-back guarantee)

Chris Billam-Smith vs. Richard Riakporhe 2 undercard

  • Chris Billam-Smith vs. Richard Riakporhe 2, WBO cruiserweight title
  • Isaac Chamberlain vs. Jack Massey, Commonwealth and European cruiserweight championships
  • Ben Whittaker vs. Ezra Arenyeka; Light Heavyweights
  • Dan Azeez draw Hrvoje Sep via PTS 8 (76-76); Light Heavyweights
  • Francesca Hennessy def. Dorota Norek via PTS 8 (77-75); Bantamweights
  • Deevorn Miller def. Edwin Mosquera via TKO 1 (2:33); Cruiserweights
  • Mitchells Frearson def. Marco Simmonds via PTS 4 (40-36); Middleweights