Jake Paul Reacts to Amanda Serrano vs Katie Taylor Mega Fight

Published 09/06/2021, 6:00 PM EDT


As Katie Taylor secured her latest win over Jennifer Han on September 4, Eddie Hearn immediately spoke out on the need to book Taylor-Serrano for all the marbles. However, he added that Taylor will possibly fight once again in December before a potential fight with Amanda Serrano.

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I think she fights again in December and then she has to fight Amanda Serrano. It’s not her fault that fight hasn’t been made, it was a mixture of many things, but that’s the past, ” said Eddie Hearn.

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With Amanda Serrano, Katie Taylor, and their promoter Eddie Hearn onboard the idea, it is only a matter of time before the two P4P legends face each other. Eddie Hearn believes a fight of this magnitude will need to be conducted at Madison Square Garden in New York.

This will indubitably be a massive fight. Even before the actual confirmation of this bout, this matchup is already gaining immense traction.

So much so that even YouTube star-turned-boxer even reacted to his training partner and friend Amanda Serrano’s tweet about fighting Katie Taylor. In her tweet, Amanda Serrano expressed her thankfulness for being in a position to make such fights happen.

Serrano said Eddie Hearn is now working on making this fight happen. She also thanked Jake Paul and her “business team” for ensuring fair pay. ‘The Problem Child’ acknowledged by replying “we on fire”. 

Katie Taylor plans on retiring as an undefeated and undisputed multi-weight champion

Watching two pound-for-pound champions willingly agree on putting on a show for the fans is always a win for the sport. And, that is exactly what is unfolding now. The top-tier scenario in women’s boxing has never looked better.

It is now about to become twice as competitive; Eddie Hearn has initiated talks of a mega matchup between unified featherweight champion Amanda Serrano and undisputed lightweight champion Katie Taylor.

After her recent win over Jennifer Han, the Irish undisputed lightweight champion revealed that she wants big fights for the remainder of her career. Her comments suggested that a fight with Amanda Serrano just might be the one fight that could help her solidify her position as one of the best to ever do it.

Katie Taylor also highlighted that she plans on hanging up her gloves as an undefeated and undisputed champion at multiple weight classes.

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I am willing to fight anyone at any weight, I want the big flights.

I want to be involved in the biggest fights possible. I’m fairly sure I will finish my career undefeated as a multiple weight, undisputed champion,said Katie Taylor.

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Sanjit Misra

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Sanjit Misra is a boxing author at EssentiallySports. Sanjit fused this passion for writing with his love for jabs, hooks, weaves, and uppercuts and entered the realm of boxing journalism. The elegance, the science, the techniques, and the finesse of hand-to-hand combat was what initially drew him into the world of boxing.

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