Biography

Chris Eubank Jr. is 888poker’s new cultural poker ambassador. He was born in Hove, East Sussex, UK, to one of the most famous British boxers of all time, Eubank Sr. Chris participated in his first amateur boxing fight in 2007 and turned pro in 2011. Chris cemented his place in the world of boxing when he was ranked #1 by BoxRec in the active middleweight division. He has a record of 32 wins and 2 losses, with 23 of the wins being by KO, which is very respectable. In February 2022, Chris defeated Liam Williams in a brutal grudge match that left Liam on the mat four times during the fight. Ultimately, Eubank Jr.’s skill and determination led to a unanimous decision and the sweet win. Boxing skills aside, Chris Eubank Jr. is an avid and skilled poker player. He’s played in high-stakes poker games worldwide – even making a guest appearance on the high-stakes poker series Poker After Dark. Chris has said, “poker is one of the great passions in my life,” and “the beauty of poker is in its community.” His determination to lift a poker trophy is only matched by his resolve to lift world championship belts in the ring. As 888poker ambassador, Eubank Jr. will be front and centre at 888poker live events and take part in other Team888 activities. Follow Chris’ poker journey on his social media channels. He posts regularly on Instagram @chriseubankjr and Twitter @ChrisEubankJr

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Eubank Jr. Boxing Career (34-32-2, 23 KOs) Highlights

Date
Opponent
Win
18/5/2016
vs Doran
TKO – retained British Middleweight title
4/2/2017
vs Quinlan
Stopped Round 10 – IBO Super-Middleweight title
1/6/2017
vs Abraham
Unanimous decision – retained IBO Super-Middleweight title
23/2/2019
vs DeGale
Unanimous decision
7/12/2019
vs Korobov
TKO – Round 2
5/2/2022
vs Williams
Unanimous decision

5 Facts You Didn’t Know about Chris…

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Chris is a huge Xbox and PlayStation gamer. He has clocked up over 500 hours of game time on Overwatch.

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Eubank Jr. plays in private high-stakes cash games worldwide, including Dubai, London, and Las Vegas.

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He is an avid collector of luxury watches.

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His passion for property, buying and renting, leads to him wanting to own a virtual hotel one day.

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Chris does lots of charity work with organisations such as Chain of Hope and Rockinghorse Children’s Charity.

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