Terry ‘Turbo’ Flanagan, the country’s premier lightweight will be defending his WBO world title for the first time at Manchester Arena on October 10th.
Tickets for this greatly anticipated fight are going to go quick, especially as lt’s Flanagan’s hometown where he will be putting his belt on the line – only adding to both the pressure and excitement.
“Manchester is the best city in the world and to be crowned world champion in my home city was the best feeling ever,” said Flanagan. “It’s the UK’s number one sporting city with the best footballers, cricketers, rugby players and of course boxers. Making history and becoming the first ever British lightweight world champion is something which means a lot to me,” he added.
Flanagan will be headlining a multi-title championship card which includes some of Britain’s greatest, including Liam Smith, Derry Matthews, Liam Walsh, Jack Catterall, Luke Blackledge and Adrian Gonzales.
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