The who and when, in relation to Katie Taylor’s subsequent battle must be confirmed in New York simply after the primary weekend of February.
Nevertheless, the the place stays a thriller.
Taylor[22(6)-0] will battle Amanda Serrano [43(30)-2-1] once more if her best ladies’s battle of all time dance companion manages to turn into undisputed featherweight champion with victory over Erika Cruz in New York on February 4.
The large repeat is penciled in for Might 20, though some reviews recommend Might 27, and the Irish Icon appears to be like set to get her homecoming.
Nevertheless, it appears to be like more and more unlikely Croke Park will host the undisputed light-weight champion’s first skilled battle on Irish soil.
Talks between the GAA, Matchroom, and Taylor’s extra instant group have taken place and it’s understood the Jones Street venue was provisionally booked for Might 20.
Nevertheless, it’s now believed the price surrounding staging what could be a historic occasion at Croke Park has prompted Matchroom to have a look at different venues.
Irish-boxing.com understands that the Aviva has now turn into a risk, whereas the RDS is an alternative choice and in accordance with Worldwide Boxing Information there may be additionally discuss of the 3Arena.
Talking to Boxing Social not too long ago Matchroom CEO Eddie Hearn assured the battle could be in Eire however expressed issues with regard to Croker.
“This battle might be in Eire, it must be in Eire. It could possibly be at a Stadium it could possibly be at an Enviornment however this battle has to occur in Eire. First issues first we now have Cruz, Cruz is the WBA world champion and we consider she will beat Serrano, but when Amanda Serrano beats Cruz on Feb 4 within the MSG I consider you will notice Taylor Serrano in Eire.”
The Croke Park leaks could possibly be a transfer to use stress on the GAA to decrease the price and on the Authorities to offer monetary help. Going to the historic venue on Jones Street is probably the most romantic choice however different venues could be accepted by Irish battle followers as soon as it meant the all-time Irish nice acquired the homecoming she deserves. Though there could be some upset for the Wicklow marvel if the battle was to go to a venue the scale of the 3Arena.