The World Boxing Super Series Superlight Final between American Regis Prograis (24-0, 20 KOs) and Scotsman Josh Taylor (15-0, 13 KOs) will be held at The O2 in London on Saturday 26 October, live at Sky Sports Box Office in the United Kingdom and DAZN in the USA.
WBC Diamond Champion Regis ‘Rougarou’ Prograis has travelled all the way to the United Kingdom after having fought quarterfinals and semifinals in his home state of Louisiana. Josh ‘The Tartan Tornado’ Taylor won his two preliminary bouts in Glasgow, and will now be traveling to neutral ground, south of the Border.
Prograis and Taylor entered the WBSS in search of the Ali Trophy as the two best-seeded boxers in a Superlight group. Classified number one, Prograis won his place in the final by beating Terry Flanagan and then knocking out Kiryl Relikh in six rounds.
While Taylor knocked out Ryan Martin in round 7 and then defeated Ivan Baranchyk by decision.