When the Jake Paul-Hasim Rahman, Jr. PPV combat card for earlier this month was cancelled, multi-division ladies’s world champ Amanda Serrano’s title combat within the co-feature was collateral harm and postponed, additionally. Now, comes phrase that Serrano will likely be again however with a special opponent and on a special continent.
BT Sport, the television partner of Queensberry Promotions in the U.K., announced that Serrano will battle IBF world featherweight champion Sarah Mahfoud,
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Serrano was to have returned to the scene of her super 10 spherical battle at Madison Sq. Backyard in New York with Katie Taylor from again in April. That’s when/the place she had agreed to defend her WBC/WBO featherweight crowns towards Brenda Carabajal.
The Puerto Rican born Serrano, 42-2-1, 30 KOs makes New York Metropolis her second house and needed to be devastated to study that she was not going to combat within the iconic Backyard, in entrance of her house followers once more.
Now, she is going to as an alternative journey to Manchester, England to be a part of the Joyce-Parker heavyweight essential occasion card.
As for Sarah Mahfoud who’s from Denmark, she’s 11-0, 3 KOs and only recently scored her first title protection win by determination over Nina Meinke in April. Mahfoud has by no means fought outdoors of her house nation.
Again to Serrano, she has had her profiled raised immensely by Jake Paul and MVP Promotions, They signed Serrano final Summer time and had her on his undercard of his PPV in Cleveland. Serrano subsequently was the co-feature of Paul’s subsequent essential occasion on the Amalie Area in Tampa final December.
She then participated within the greatest promotional and income producing women title bout ever. That’s when Serrano fought undefeated, undisputed ladies lightweight champ Katie Taylor in a thrilling 10 round battle, additionally at MSG. The Irish girl Taylor emerged wtih a slender 10 spherical determination in a wild affair with large punches landed by each women.
It’s believed that the Joyce-Paul card may also stream within the U.S. on ESPN+.