Terry “Turbo” Flanagan, the current WBO lightweight champion of the world, has the longest unbeaten record in British boxing.
He is unbeaten in 32 professional fights and with three title defences last year under his belt, he is ready to test himself now against the best fighters in the world. We caught up with him to discuss his options in 2017 and asked him what his pick of opponents would be. Flanagan is a popular fighter from Ancoats in Manchester and fans have been hoping that he gets the big fight he deserves soon, he gives us three big names he he would like to take on.
We talk about his next steps, some of the fights on his wish list and about the amazing relationship he has developed with his long-time friend and amateur trainer Steve Maylett, who has taken him to a world title.
UPDATE: Frank Warren today confirmed that WBO lightweight titlist Terry Flanagan (32-0, 13 KOs) will meet Petr Petrov (38-4-2, 19 early) in Manchester on April 8. Read more here…