Terry Flanagan wins WBO World Title It was in slightly disappointing circumstances due to an early injury to his opponent Jose Zepeda but nonetheless, Terry Flanagan won't be complaining, far from it - as the new WBO 135 lbs world champion. ________________________________________________________________________________ On Saturday night Mancunian Terry Flanagan became the first Englishman ever to win a legitimate lightweight world title.…
Triple World Title Bill Announced For Lee vs Saunders
Good news today for Irish and UK fight fans, the postponed Andy Lee vs Billy Joe Saunders card has had some major bolstering to it.
The triple header world title bill will include the following:
- Andy Lee vs Billy Joe Saunders (WBO middleweight title)
- Terry Flanagan vs Diego Magdaleno (WBO lightweight title)
- Liam Smith vs Michel Soro (WBO light-middleweight title)
The show has been named accordingly, “World War III”.
Here’s some of the immediate reaction from those involved on Twitter, ahead of what promises to be a very special show in Manchester:
(Note: Image credit – BoxNation)