WBO WORLD LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP
Terry Flanagan v Petr Petrov
PRO DEBUT OF DOUBLE OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST
PRO DEBUT OF AMATEUR HEAVYWEIGHT SENSATION
THE WBO INTER-CONTINENTAL SUPER-LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP
Jack Catterall v Martin Gethin
Frank Warren announced that the first event of his new deal to be broadcast on BT Sport will take place at Manchester Arena on Saturday April 8th and would feature a blockbuster card headlined by Terry Flanagan’s WBO World Lightweight Championship defence against Russia’s Petr Petrov.
Also to be featured on the card will be the eagerly awaited domestic Light Middleweight showdown between former WBO World Light Middleweight Champion Liam Smith and long-time rival Liam Williams.
The bill will also feature Double Olympic Gold Medallist Nicola Adams who will make her eagerly awaited pro-debut on the card.