'Tartan Tornado' clashes with 'Rougarou'
BBN have provided all the details viewers need to tune in and watch the unbeaten world champions Josh Taylor (15-0) and Regis Prograis (24-0) face off in the final of the World Boxing Super Series super-lightweights on the same day in history that the 'Gunfight at the OK Corral' took place. Could it be another famous shootout to go down in history?
The bout takes place on October 26
It's to be held at the 20,000 capacity venue, The O2 in Greenwich, London
12 three-minute rounds at the super-lightweight limit
Prograis puts up his WBA World and WBC Diamond super-lightweight belts and Taylor offers his IBF strap, making the eventual winner a unified world champion. The WBSS winner will also receive the coveted Muhammad Ali Trophy.
UK fight fans can expect the pair to make their ringwalks any time around 10pm (GMT)
You can watch online via the Sky Sports website here: https://www.skysports.com/watch
There is one other way that you can watch if you are not a Sky TV customer, or if you are just out and about on Saturday night by simply finding a suitable pub that is showing the event by visiting pubfinder.sky.com
Derek Chisora vs David Price is a delightful domestic ding-dong. Chisora applies pressure, is strong and tough, and David is a big-punching giant that pulled off a boxing masterclass against the 'White Rhino' Dave Allen last time out. Pricey, however, is susceptible to a big punch and Del Boy scored an impressive stoppage in his last outing.
Everything you ever need to know about Josh Taylor vs Regis Prograis HERE
Press Conference Quotes
'The Tartan Tornado' said, "I am fully confident going in to this fight. I am bigger than him, stronger, quicker and punch just as hard - I can beat him in every department."
Other press conference quotes HERE
Predictions for Josh Taylor vs Regis Prograis HERE
WBA World and WBC Diamond Champion Regis ‘Rougarou’ Prograis will be travelling to the UK after having fought the quarter and semi-final in his home state of Louisiana.
IBF World and WBC Silver Champion Josh ‘The Tartan Tornado’ Taylor boxed both of his preliminary bouts in Glasgow, and is now moving to neutral ground.
Both boxers are unbeaten world champions, highly skilled, and can kill off a fight when the time is right. It just doesn't get better than this for boxing fans!
Betting Odds Supplied by 888Sport
Josh Taylor vs Regis Prograis
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10x3 WBA International lightweight title
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10x3 WBC International super-welterweight title
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8x3 Welterweight contest
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6x2 Super-bantamweight contest
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