WWE And DAZN Join Forces To Co-Promote Huge Boxing Match

Author: Michael Nunn

WWE has a new tag team partner in the form of boxing streaming services DAZN. The global juggernaut is teaming up with Eddie Hearns’ boxing network to co-promote the “Biggest women’s fight in boxing history” which will see Undisputed lightweight champion Katie Taylor take on Amanda Serrano on April 30th in ‘The world’s most famous arena’ Maddison Square Garden. 

The event will air exclusively on DAZN, and each fighter will have their own team of WWE superstars backing then and promoting the fight. The champion, Taylor will have fellow Irishwoman Becky Lynch captaining her team. Joining her will be fellow countryman Sheamus and Finn Balor, Shayna Baszler and Sasha Banks. The challenger, Serrano, will have The ‘EST of WWE’ Raw Women’s champion, Bianca Belair lead her team. Joining her will be Damian Priest, Queen Zelina, Alexa Bliss and Smackdown women’s champion Charlotte Flair.

DAZN have released the following statement on the partnership; “What did DAZN do when they began brainstorming promotional ideas ahead of the most prominent women’s fight of all time? The global streaming service called WWE, the sports entertainment giant with a proven track record of building the biggest women’s superstars in the world,” 

To kick off the partnership, The captains of each team, Becky Lynch and Bianca Belair will be appearing alongside Taylor and Serrano during the weigh-ins this Friday. The winner of the fight will be awarded a custom-made WWE RAW Women’s Title to commemorate their victory!

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