Former IBF World champion Josh Warrington will get a chance to carry out revenge on Mauricio Lara, who shocked the British fighter with a brutal Knockout in the ninth round of their meeting back February at Wembley.
Lara dropped Warrington in the fourth round and the ninth round respectively, and the latter being the eventual stoppage.The Mexican, Lara is eight years younger than Warrington but was able to stage a competitive bout with the then highly favoured and undefeated Warrington.
Irish Boxing Queen Katie Taylor defends her Undisputed lightweight status against mandatory challenger Jennifer Han in the Co-Main Event on Saturday Evening September 4th at the Emerald Headingley Stadium.
Jennifer Han is on an eight fight winning streak and comes with a an accumulated record of 18 wins, 3 losses and a draw but in all this, the former IBF Featherweight champion has only 1KO on her record.
The Undefeated Taylor has 18 wins and 6 Knockouts. She most recently defended her Undisputed lightweight crown with a hard earned unanimous decision over Natasha Jones at the Manchester Arena in May.
Jovanni Straffon will be looking to take out another British fighter, when he takes on Maxi Hughes on Saturday. Stratton most recently defeated James Tennyson via technical knockout back in May. He enters the fight with a record of 24 wins, 3 losses and a draw.
Max Hughes is a British Boxer, who will be taking in the biggest test in his boxing career. Hughes comes into this fight with a record of 23 wins, 5 losses and 2 draws. He has only 6KOs to his name. Hughes most recently defeated Paul Hyland Jr.
Josh Warrington Vs Mauricio Lara Rematch Fight Card
Mauricio Lara vs Josh Warrington Rematch Ends With A Split Draw After An Accidental Clash Of Heads.
Maxi Hughes Defeats Jovanni Straffon Wins IBO lightweight title With Unanimous Decision
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Katie Taylor Decisions Jennifer Han To Retain WBC, WBA, IBF, WBO lightweight title.