Arguably the very best — and definitely the greatest — fight in females’s boxing history is set for a rematch. Following Amanda Serrano’s thrilling win over Erika Cruz, it was validated that Serrano will deal with Katie Taylor in a May 20 rematch for Taylor’s indisputable light-weight champion. Eddie Hearn revealed the match was set as Taylor went into the ring for a faceoff after the fight.
The set fulfilled in April 2022, with the bout offering out New York City’s Madison Square Garden. The jam-packed crowd was raucous for the exhilarating fight that saw Taylor edge a narrow choice to maintain her 4 world titles. The bout was a landmark minute for females’s boxing, drawing both huge cash and offering the products in the ring with an awesome war.
After keeping her belts against Serrano, Taylor protected her belts with a unanimous choice over Karen Carabajal in October. In addition to her difficult win over Cruz, Serrano likewise got a September win over Sarah Mahfoud.
Taylor remained in participation at Serrano’s fight with Cruz, satisfying her competitor in the ring for a face-off after the bout.
“May the 20th… in Ireland,” Hearn stated. “I can’t think we’re stating Katie Taylor will be making her launching in Ireland.”
Taylor (22-0, 6 KO) has actually never ever combated in her house nation of Ireland, the nation for which she won the 2012 Olympic gold medal in the light-weight department.