Former cricketer Andrew Flintoff will weigh-in this afternoon ahead of his boxing debut at the Manchester Arena.
The former Lancashire and England all-rounder retired from cricket two years ago.
Tomorrow he will take on the unbeaten American heavyweight Richard Dawson.
He has been training for the fight with former world featherweight champion, Barry McGuigan.
British light-middleweight Brian Rose took a step towards elite level with a battling 12th-round stoppage of Joachim Alcine in Blackpool
Tyson Fury recovered from a knockdown to knock out Steve Cunningham in the seventh round of their heavyweight clash at Madison Square Garden
Brendan Rodgers marks his 50th match as Liverpool manager knowing his work in returning the club to Europe's elite has barely started.