IBF junior welterweight champion Ivan Baranchyk of Belarus refuses to participate in the World Boxing Super Series (WBSS). The manager Dave McWater reported that the reason was a disagreement with the organizers on financial issues, as well as the lack of feedback.
Josh Taylor (14-0, 12 KOs) defeated by technical knockout in the seventh round previously undefeated Ryan Martin (22-1, 12 KOs) in Glasgow, Scotland and was promoted to the semifinals of the World Boxing Super Series.
In one of the main events of a boxing evening in Glasgow, Scotland, the WBC silver super lightweight champion Josh Taylor (14-0, 12 KOs) scored a TKO victory in the seventh round over the previously undefeated Ryan Martin (22-1, 12 KOs). The time to was 2:21.
A live broadcast of the boxing evening from Glasgow, in the main events of which in the two quarterfinals of the second season of the World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) WBA lightweight champion Ryan Burnett (19-0, 9 KOs) will defend his title against the legendary Filipino Nonito Donaire (38-5, 24 KOs). In the second one the owner of the WBC silver super lightweight title Josh Taylor (13-0, 11 KOs) will meet unbeaten Ryan Martin (22-0, 12 KOs).
Former super lightweight champion Victor Postol returned from Scotland to Ukraine after a failed performance in a fight against local unbeaten Josh Taylor. In an interview with "UA: Pershy" TV channel, Postol told about why he failed to achieve a KO victory and shared his plans for the future.