Katie taylor will look to remain as the undisputed lightweight champion this Saturday, when he exhibits all four titles against Firuza Sharipova at the M&S Bank Arena in Liverpool.
Both fighters stepped on the scale on Friday and fulfilled the requirement, the Irish monarch weighing 134.75 pounds, and the Kazakh challenger at 134.25 pounds.
After weighing, Sharipova He gave the champion a soccer ball, then they had a respectful face to face and at the end they shook hands.
⚖️ #TaylorSharipova 💪
– Matchroom Boxing (@MatchroomBoxing) December 10, 2021
Katie Taylor, undisputed champion
Taylor, considered one of the best fighters of today, wants a fight with the Puerto Rican Amanda serrano, which is close to being finalized, but first he will have to go out with his hand up on Saturday.
World lightweight champion of the World Boxing Association (WBA) since October 28, 2017, when he beat Anahi Sanchez for the vacant scepter, Katie taylor has not stopped adding successes.
In April 2018, it was awarded the International Boxing Federation (IBF); in March of the following year, he added to his windows that of the World Boxing Organization (WBO) and was proclaimed undisputed champion three months later with the World Boxing Council (WBC).
Four times she has fought as the undisputed champion. He has defended all four titles successfully against Delfine Persoon, Miriam Gutierrez, Natasha jonas Y Jennifer Han, Y Sharipova is your next goal.
But Sharipova he will not be an easy opponent to beat. After making his debut in defeat, he has 14 victories and has won world titles in super featherweight, lightweight and super lightweight, although not from the main four organizations.
Katie taylor arrives with an undefeated record of 19-0 and as a favorite to continue on the throne, while Sharipova (14-1, 8 KOs) goes by surprise and in search of all four world titles.