Josh Taylor vs Viktor Postol

Josh Taylor vs Viktor Postol fight time, date, TV channel, undercard, schedule and venue

Published On Monday, June 18, 2018By Tim Rickson

All the details you need to tune in to watch Josh Taylor vs Viktor Postol

Scotland's great boxing hope Josh Taylor is primed to continue his bright start to his career this weekend against a former super-lightweight world champion as he looks to become the mandatory challenger for the WBC crown.

The Tartan Tornado has swept aside the likes of loudmouth Ohara Davies and former IBF world champ Miguel Vasquez but his biggest test is just around the corner, so BBN have provided you with all the details you need to tune in and watch:


Date

The fight takes place on June 23


Time

The main fight is expected to start around 10:30pm


Venue

It's a third trip out of four to Glasgow for Taylor and his supporters and the second consecutive contest at the SSE Hydro


Opponent

Viktor Vasylovych Postol is a Ukrainian former WBC super-lightweight champion from 2015 to 2016. As of January 2018, he was ranked as the world's second best active boxer in the 140-pound division by The Ring Magazine


Rounds scheduled

12 three-minute rounds at super-lightweight


TV Coverage

Free viewing! The Cyclone Promotions card will be broadcast live on Channel 5 in the UK and Ireland. Coverage starts on Spike at 8:30pm. You can also watch it on the My5 app as well as Sky Go for Sky customers.


Undercard highlights

Unbeaten Edinburgh bantamweight 'Lightning' Lee McGregor (3-0) tackles Tanzanian national champion Goodluck Mrema (22-2) in a scheduled 10-round bantamweight contest. The 21-year-old heavy-handed Scot has yet to go past the second-round, scoring a first-round knockout on his debut last November, followed by two consecutive second-round stoppages.


Tickets

Tickets available from: 0844 8440444