VIDEO: Joe Fitzpatrick – I want to fight for the Irish title this year

Joe Fitzpatrick will trade leather for the fourth time as a professional at the Europa Hotel on Saturday night.

The former Commonwealth Silver Medalist takes on Latvian Ruslans Berdimuradovs on the Mark Dunlop promoted show.

After weighing in on Friday, Fitzpatrick had a chat with Irish-boxing.com about his upcoming bout and his plans for 2016.

The talented lightweight said he plans big things this year and hopes to fight for an Irish title before the end of the year.

Check out the video interview below.

Derek McKenna

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