Paul Hyland [20(7)-2(2)] looks to claim the British title at the second time of asking tonight.
The Belfast lightweight fights Maxi Hughes [22(4)-5(2)-2]for the strap vacated by MHD stablemate James Tennyson.
It’s the second time ‘Hylo’ will challenge for the aesthetically pleasing strap having been stopped by Lewis Ritson in the summer of 2018.
Hyland, who is trained by his father Paul Hyland snr, was originally meant to fight Liam Walsh for the title, but competes with Hughes instead.
The English fighter will be known to Irish fight fans after his wins over James Fryers and Jono Carroll.
The bout can be viewed in America on ESPN+ from 3:00PM EST / 12:00PM PT.
In Ireland and UK the clash can be watched on IFL TV the card will air from 7:00 PM with Hyland expected into the ring between 9:30 and 10:00pm
BRITISH TITLE FIGHT / DON'T MISS IT! MAXI HUGHES Vs. PAUL HYLAND JR (FULL) WEIGH IN & HEAD-TO-HEAD https://t.co/ORBsOxyGwB— IFL TV (@IFLTV) March 18, 2021
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