The Johnny Lewis’ Boxing Series continues at The Star Casino on St Patrick’s Day, Saturday 17th March 2018 featuring the fighting Irish. The event showcases Australia’s rising stars in the sport and is headlined by Australian based Irish boxing superstar Darragh “Super” Foley.
In the past twelve months Foley has dominated the Super Lightweight division successfully defending his WBA Oceania title three times, securing a world ranking at #11 with the WBA. He has also won and defended the WBC OPBF title and collected the WBO Oriental and WBC Asia titles in his last outing.
Foley’s next opponent is Canadian Steven Wilcox who is the current WBA NABA Champion and holds a world ranking of #14 with the organisation. The 12-round WBA regional unification bout will see both champions putting their titles on the line with the winner marked as a serious contender for the WBA world title.