Undisputed lightweight champion Katie Taylor will expose her 4 belts against Amanda Serrano, who is the unified champion of the featherweight category. The fight will take place on April 30 in an event organized by DAZN and Matchroom Boxing at Madison Square Garden, New York, USA. We will be witnessing one of the best women’s boxing fights in history, see here why.
ABOUT amanda serrano
Amanda Serrano is a 33-year-old Puerto Rican boxer with an unbeatable 42-1-1 professional boxing record, winning 30 fights by knockout. Serrano is the unified champion of the WBC, WBO and IBF featherweight belts since March 2021.
Serrano has been an incredible champion in 7 weight classes: super fly, bantamweight, super bantamweight, featherweight, super featherweight, lightweight and super lightweight. Therefore, in her fight record, she has fights against very high level boxers such as Daniela Romina Bermudez, Yazmin Rivas, Yamileth Mercado, Frida Wallberg, among others, losing only to the latter.
The Puerto Rican is a fighter in every sense of the word, since in addition to boxing, she has been a champion in Jiu Jitsu and mixed martial arts, something highly respectable.
ABOUT katie taylor
Katie Taylor is an incredible 35-year-old Irish boxer who is undefeated in 20 professional fights, winning 6 of them by knockout. Taylor is the undisputed lightweight champion since 2019 after defeating Delfine Persoon by majority decision.
Taylor has made 6 defenses of her 4 championships, the last one against Firuza Sharipova last December, whom she defeated by unanimous decision in a very entertaining fight. Like Amanda Serrano, the Irishwoman has faced the best boxers in the lightweight division, where the names of Jessica McCaskill and Christina Linardatou are added.
Taylor has a fascinating amateur record, being a multiple AIBA champion and Olympic champion at the London 2012 Olympic Games in the 60 kg category.
Before Katie Taylor next fight, you have to watch here the best moments of her last fight (vs Firuza Sharipova) to get to know her better (via DAZN).
As expressed by the organizers and the boxers themselves, Taylor vs Serrano will be a historic fight, as we will be seeing in the same ring the confrontation between the 2 best boxers of recent times, who are also in excellent moments of their careers and being unified champions.
Both Taylor and Serrano are in an excellent rhythm of competition, winning their last fights and promise to the fans of this sport that next April 30 there will be a show in New York. Who do you think will take top honors after this fight? Which style will emerge victorious? Let us know what you think, as we look forward to this magnificent women’s boxing fight.
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