Serrano (41-1-1) wished all 10 rounds to protect her WBC, IBO and WBO titles towards Yamileth Mercado in the co-indispensable occasion of Paul vs. Woodley, which aired on Showtime pay-per-look for Sunday.
There were rumblings of a doubtless war between Serrano and Taylor in 2020, nonetheless the COVID-19 pandemic attach a cease to those discussions. Serrano has targets of unifying the featherweight belts first, in hopes to originate a superfight with undisputed light-weight champion Taylor (18-0) even bigger.
“We surely desire that war,” Serrano acknowledged at the post-war records conference. “I surely desire to war Katie Taylor. She’s arguably the No. 1, No. 2 – we every, between Claressa Shields, me and Katie are the cease three. I surely desire the war and we’re hoping if I change into undisputed champion that war can advance alongside. I desire it to be undisputed champion vs. undisputed champion, nonetheless I don’t know what’s taking place now, so we’ve simply received to return and figure it out.
“All she has to perform is proceed to prefer, and I proceed to prefer after which that war is going to happen.”
Taylor is location to protect her WBA, WBC, IBF, WBO and “The Ring” light-weight titles towards IBF compulsory challenger Jennifer Han on Sept. 4 at Emerald Headingley Stadium in Leeds, England. If she retains her titles, a war with Serrano could presumably presumably additionally arguably be the biggest in ladies folks’s boxing and Serrano wants to make certain that that she’s compensated well for it.
“(I want) the appropriate pay day,” Serrano acknowledged. “I’ve performed the entirety I’ve had to perform. I’m combating factual fights – prime-10 girls. I’m beating them. I’m doing what I in point of fact want to perform to proceed to sustain my establish accessible, and it’s simply up to the promoters and the money. I desire to receives a fee what I deserve.”