Tony Harrison has not fought in over a year and makes his return to the ring as he attempts to come back from defeat to Jermell Charlo.
The defeat cost him his WBC light middleweight belt and he then suffered the loss of his father, Ali Salaam.
Speaking to DAZN, Harrison spoke of his return, saying: "Mentally I felt I was back, physically I was still a little overweight. It took everybody around me who loved me and loved him to rebirth me and rejuvenate the champion again.
"I’m not doing this for money no more. I doing this for the legacy of Ali Salaam."
Perella fought in February 2020, when he lost to Abel Ramos by stoppage.
Here is everything you need to know about Tony Harrison vs. Bryant Perrella.
Tony Harrison vs. Bryant Perrella fight date, start time
- Date : Saturday, April 17
- Coverage : 8 p.m. ET / 1 a.m. GMT
- Tony Harrison vs. Bryant Perrella Main event (approx): 11.00 p.m. ET / 4 a.m. GMT
The Tony Harrison vs. Bryant Perrella fight card takes place on Saturday, April 17 at 8 p.m. ET / 1 a.m. GMT Harrison and Perrella are expected to make their way to the ring at around 11.00 p.m. ET / 4 a.m. GMT, although that depends on how long the earlier fights take.
Harrison vs. Perrella TV channel, live stream
- TV / Stream (US): Fox
Harrison vs. Perrella can be seen on Fox via the FOX NOW app.
Where is the Harrison vs. Perrella fight?
The event will be staged at Shrine Auditorium and Expo Hall, Los Angeles, United States. The venue will be fully compliant with the latest COVID-19 pandemic guidelines.
Tony Harrison record and bio
- Nationality : American
- Born : September 6, 1990
- Height : 6'1"
- Reach : 76.5 inches
- Total fights : 31
- Record : 28-3 with 21 knockouts
Bryant Perrella record and bio
- Nationality: American
- Born: March 23, 1989
- Height : 6'1"
- Reach : 72 inches
- Total fights : 20
- Record : 17-3-0 with 14 knockouts
Tony Harrison vs. Bryant Perrella fight card
- Tony Harrison vs. Bryant Perrella; Junior Middleweight
- Omar Juarez vs. Jessie Roman; Junior Welterweight
- Vito Mielnicki Jr. vs. James Martin; Welterweight
- Efetobor Apochi vs. Deon Nicholson; WBA Cruiserweight eliminator
- Chavez Barrientes vs. TBA; Junior Featherweight
- Angel Barrientes vs. TBA; Junior Featherweight