The #1 seeded WBA Junior-Welterweight Champion 🇺🇸Regis “Rougarou” Prograis (24-0-0, 20KO👊) is looking to further catapult his stock to super-stardom, while #2 seed & IBF Junior-Welterweight Champion 🏴Josh “Tartan Tornado” Taylor (15-0-0, 12KO👊) is looking to make a special imprint for his neighboring fans that will travel with him to the grand stage at the O2 Arena in London, England.
For the 2nd time in consecutive weeks, we have a match-up of two esteemed undefeated World Champions squaring off for a Title Unification match, and this one on schedule has bigger implications, as well as a deeper pot for the winner-to-be. The WBSS Junior-Welterweight finale is finally here, and the two top seeds will fight for the vacant ♛Ring-Magazine World Title & the coveted 🏆Muhammad Ali trophy.
It was just a few months back where there were concerns that everything regarding the tournament at this weight appeared as if it were about to fall apart, with Prograis frustration boiling over due to contractual problems regarded with money, as well as the timing aspect; Fortunately enough, loose ends were tied between Prograis team, Kalle Sutherland and others to eventually secure a fight date and venue for what would be the most interesting fight to take place in the Junior-Welterweight division in some years. Regis views this fight as being the one fight ↗️all arrows pointed to, and understands that this opportunity is one that all professional boxers dream about getting, and the reality is here, as all the blocks are set up. Josh Taylor has been slowly budding worldwide for the peoples eyes to see, but in his native home of Scotland, they were aware of his exceptional level of talent from the get-go, as he has shown to be the best talent out of Scotland for quite some time. Two extraordinary young talents at the top of their game, both undefeated, and both hungry. Who will survive? we will see…tune in to see this match-up as these 2 Champions risk it all for the gold in quest to become a REAL World Champion on 🗓️Saturday, October 26th on the DAZN streaming app. You don’t want to miss this one.