IN terms of the importance of a fight and size of event, it doesn’t get a whole lot bigger than Saturday night in New York when Katie Taylor puts her undisputed lightweight title on the line against seven-weight champion Amanda Serrano (live on DAZN from 12.30am Sunday, Irish time).
NEWCOMERS to professional boxing usually build their career away from the spotlights, but after making his debut on the undercard of an undisputed light-welterweight title card on Sky Sports, it's Wembley Stadium for Kurt Walker on Saturday as he steps between the ropes without the vest for a second time.
IT seemed that Tommy McCarthy’s hopes of rematching with Chris Billam-Smith were fading, but on Saturday night at the Manchester Arena (live on DAZN) he will get the opportunity to claim back the European cruiserweight title having narrowly lost in their first meeting last summer.
ANTHONY Cacace has been handed a huge opportunity as he will face former world champion, Jhonatan Romero, for the vacant WBO International super-featherweight title on the undercard of Tyson Fury v Dillian Whyte at Wembley Stadium on April 30.
IT was a hugely impressive display from Colm Murphy at the Europa Hotel on Saturday night as South Belfast's 'Posh Boy' handed Sam Melville his first stoppage loss in the fifth round of their super-featherweight clash.