Your fight-size boxing update:
- A recent Twitter exchange between seven-division world champion Amanda Serrano and current bare knuckle boxing champion Bec Rawlings may hint at a potential bare knuckle boxing fight in the future. The exchange can be seen below where the two fighters showed respect to one another.
I’d love a shot at that title --— Amanda Serrano (@Serranosisters) March 8, 2019
Let’s Goooo!!! I’m with it— Amanda Serrano (@Serranosisters) March 9, 2019
It would be awesome! Never been done. First bareknuckle then in the ring. Let’s Get It Done— Amanda Serrano (@Serranosisters) March 9, 2019
It’d be an honour to fight you -- RESPECT. Not a lot of boxers are putting their hands up to take the gloves off & test themselves.— Bec Rawlings (@RowdyBec) March 9, 2019
Omg it would be an honor. You’re a great fighter & I believe we can make good money for doing it in eachothers sport. Not many like us willing to do it. Much #Respect to you --— Amanda Serrano (@Serranosisters) March 9, 2019
Let’s Go make it happen! Both her & I are ready. 2 of the best in our respected sport. I promise we will leave it all in that ring. --— Amanda Serrano (@Serranosisters) March 10, 2019
- Speaking of Serrano, she was honored by the WBO during a boxing card in Puerto Rico for her in-ring accomplishments and for winning the WBO super flyweight title back in January at Madison Square Garden.
- Matchroom Boxing Italy had a boxing card in Milan on March 8 that was streamed on DAZN. Below are the results of the three-fight main card, all regional title fights:
- Daniele Scardina defeated Henri Kekalainen by unanimous decision (98-91, 98-91, 98-91) to win the IBF International Super Middleweight title
- Maxim Prodan defeated Steve Jamoye by unanimous decision (98-91, 97-93, 96-93) to win the IBF International Welterweight title
- Erika Cruz Hernandez defeated Vissia Trovato by unanimous decision (98-90, 98-90, 97-91) to win the WBC Female Silver Featherweight title
- The April 27 World Boxing Super Series doubleheader featuring Regis Prograis vs. Kiryl Relikh and Nonito Donaire vs. Zolani Tete in a junior welterweight and bantamweight tournament semifinal bout, respectively, will take place at the Cajundome in Lafayette, Louisiana.