Callum Walsh [5(4)-0] has answered one name out and cheekily put one other on maintain.
Walsh fights for the primary time in 2023 when he headlines a UFC Struggle Card in Boston on March 16.
The LA primarily based Cork fighter takes on Leonardo di Stefano Ruiz[11(10)-1(1)], the primary particular person to name him out, as he makes one other step up the ladder.
The combat was confirmed in dramatic vogue at a current 360 Promotions present with the pair going head-to-head within the ring.
“I instructed the UFC I used to be going to be the person to vary boxing. I’ll combat anybody, anyplace, anytime,” a buoyed-up Walsh instructed the group.
“He’s been the primary particular person to name me out on-line. So I’m a person of my phrase. I’m gonna stay as much as that. He desires to be the person to beat Callum Walsh. He desires to be the person to finish all this. However he’s not gonna be and we’ll see all that March sixteenth.”
The information caught the eye of one other fighter the UFC’s go-to boxer has been linked with, Jamie Strickland [10(8)-0]. The undefeated American says he desires to combat the Freddie Roach skilled insurgent county man – and Walsh instructed him his time will come.
Certainly, the 21-year-old revealed the pair had been meant to combat in January and claims when 360 Promotions appeared to maneuver the combat to a later date and onto a much bigger present, Strickland opted out.
Walsh additionally accused the Houston primarily based fighter of working and stated he could possibly be subsequent if he needed it.
The actual fact each Di Stefano Ruiz and Strickland each have extra knockouts than Walsh has had fights exhibits the previous underage newbie’s need to degree up and the very fact they’re fights his workforce have both made or appeared to make exhibits the diploma of religion they’ve in him.