Haney vs Abdullaev: Devin Haney aims to become Vasiliy Lomachenko’s mandatory challenger

Devin Haney, one of boxing’s most talented prospects, may become mandatory challenger into the great Vasiliy Lomachenko if he beats Zaur Abdullaev tonight — from 2am live on Sky Sports Action.
Unbeaten duo Abdullaev and Haney will contest the WBC lightweight title and the winner will struggle for the championship that Lomachenko won from Luke Campbell.
Haney is still just 20 but has emerged as one of the most exciting up-and-comers from the sport. Because he could not get a permit in California before his 18th birthday his first four conflicts were in Mexico. His blend of athleticism and punch power means he has been recognized to Lomachenko, the pound-for-pound maestro who is working two divisions above featherweight in which he began his profession.
“That is a enormous opportunity. This battle puts me one step closer to exactly where I need to be,” Haney said, that has assembled a 22-0 record.
“I will reveal to you a little sample of what I will give Lomachenko. I will show the world that I’m prepared for the very best dogs”
Haney will emerge as a potential opponent for Campbell, who dropped against Lomachenko but nevertheless aims to be a world champion.
California-born Haney has to deal of headlining at The Theatre in New York City’s Madison Square Garden against an opponent who does not intend on playing a role with the strain.
Although he has not yet boxed out his home nation, russia’s Abdullaev has won 11 of his fights.
Heather Hardy defends her WBO featherweight championship against Amanda Serrano in one of the greatest women’s boxing games of all time.
The winner has a struggle against Katie Taylor year awaiting them local pride is up for grabs between two New York friends who promised to just fight each other if the reward was large enough. Tonight that second arrives.
Serrano has won world titles in seven weight divisions along with also her reduction in 38 battles came seven years back. Hardy has awakened 22 wins and today has a significant opportunity with an even larger fight if she wins, looming against Taylor.
Contenders collide when Michael Hunter and Sergey Kuzmin fight.
Both have enjoyed success over British soil recently – until Kuzmin left David Price retire at his corner Hunter pumped Martin Bakole out to declare himself as a hazard in the branch.
“The dude is bigger, more powerful and has longer experience. But I wish to show myself,” explained Hunter whose sole defeat in 18 came from Oleksandr Usyk if they fulfilled as cruiserweights.
Saturday morning at 2am, live on Sky Sports Action – Devin Haney vs Zaur Abdullaev, Heather Hardy vs Amanda Serrano, Michael Hunter vs Sergey Kuzmin.

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