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Enjoy dinner and a live talk with former boxer Johnny Nelson

Meet former boxer Johnny Nelson on 22nd May!

Fans of boxing won’t want to miss an evening with Johnny Nelson, former cruiserweight champion, at Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel on Saturday 22nd May 2021!

Now a retired boxer, Johnny had a spectacular career spanning almost 20 years and is the longest-reigning cruiserweight champion of all time. He held the British cruiserweight title between 1989 – 1997 and the European title between 1990 – 1998. After leaving boxing in 2006, Johnny joined the Sky Sports team and shares his insights on some of the most popular fights taking place.

What does my ticket to the event include?

Prepare for a night packed with entertainment, delicious food and plenty of drinks! Tickets cost £70.00 per person, and the event is from 6.30pm – 11.30pm.

Your ticket also includes the following:

  • A two-course dinner with a live, unscripted interview with Johnny Nelson*
  • Enjoy drinks served to your table
  • Purchase a piece of boxing history at the live bespoke memorabilia auction
  • Take a professional 6 x 9 photograph with you and Johnny Nelson home
  • Be entertained by the live Music Master of Ceremonies
  • To celebrate the evening, the event includes a special dress code which means men can opt for their best suits and ladies can choose elegant evening wear!

Book your tickets

If you’re ready to secure your spaces, you can book your tickets online.

*Terms and conditions. Tickets will only be refunded if the event is cancelled. If event is postponed all tickets are still valid for the event date. Due to the current government guidelines a maximum of 6 people will be seated at each table; please note that this may change if the government guidelines are updated.