Amanda Serrano outfought Heather Hardy More than ten rounds to win the’Battle of Brooklyn’ .
The WBO featherweight world title fight was billed as yet another landmark moment for women’s boxing plus it religiously delivered before a frenzied crowd at the Madison Square Garden Theater.
After ripping the WBO belt and getting the primary fighter to beat Hardy, seven-weight world winner Serrano, that took scores of 98-91 double and 98-92, could be set for a showdown from Irish celebrity Katie Taylor.
The Puerto Rican southpaw got on the front-foot and came of the blocks firing out, pummeling forward to land a string of combinations, unleashing hell and immediately bloodied.
The winner endured the opener to obtain a minutes rest however, on return, was once more at the end of the following assault.
With her back against the walls,’The Heat’ Hardy did be able to get a foothold within the few, hammering the entire body to meet her foe and countering well.
The momentum quickly swung back in favour of’The Real Deal’ thoughthe 30-year old displaying education and excellent footwork, demonstrating why she has only been defeated once in a 38-fight professional career.
Hardy did crash house some flash rights at the first time, avoiding the Puerto Rican jab, however her rival again fired back marauding on with intention to pummel in heavy blows from both fists.
This was the world champ who demonstrated outstanding endurance to restrain the periods that are late before the pair adopted on the final bell.