October 5, 2022

Katie Taylor is not going to be going through Amanda Serrano in a rematch subsequent, however may very well be set for an enormous battle of a really completely different nature.

Final day out, Eire’s pound-for-pound queen of boxing retained her undisputed light-weight world titles in a thriller towards Serrano at MSG in New York.

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Taylor is the undisputed WBA, WBC, IBF and WBO light-weight world champion

The Serrano rematch will have to wait for now

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The Serrano rematch must anticipate now

Because of the shut and thrilling nature of the battle, makes an attempt have been made to stage a rematch subsequent.

Nonetheless, Taylor’s promoter Eddie Hearn has insisted that Serrano’s staff have turned this chance down.

Her subsequent battle is now set to happen on the undercard of her promotional associate – YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul.

So what subsequent for Taylor?

Based on Sports Illustrated and DAZN reporter Chris Mannix, she is in negotiations to face MMA legend Cris Cyborg in a boxing match December.

It’s claimed that no deal is completed but, however the concept can be for Taylor vs Cyborg to occur on the finish of this yr after which for the Irishwoman to maneuver ahead to a rematch with Amanda Serrano in Eire in Spring 2023

Cyborg is a former UFC champion

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Cyborg is a former UFC champion

Cyborg is an MMA legend being the one fighter in historical past to win world titles throughout 4 main blended martial arts promotions, making her a ‘Grand Slam Champion’.

She is the present Bellator featherweight champion and beforehand held the UFC featherweight crown.

Now 36, Cyborg is searching for a brand new problem altogether.

If the Taylor battle does come to fruition, will probably be Cyborg’s boxing debut and, because of the greatness of Taylor, understandably considered as a mismatch.

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This situation bares a resemblance to Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor again in 2017.

5 years on although, we could have a crossover boxing vs MMA battle which ends in a outcome Irish supporters can rejoice.

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