(JAN 7) On January 16th at
the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, Amanda 'The Real
Deal' Serrano battles the rough and tough Helen 'Iron Lady'
Joseph for the vacant WBO Featherweight World Title.
This will be Serrano's second chance to reclaim a title at the
featherweight division. The first took place on February 16,
2013, when she stopped Wanda Peña Ozuna of the Dominican
Republic in the first round for the vacant WIBA and UBF titles.
"This opportunity is huge for me"
says Amanda Serrano. Fighting at home in The Barclays is a dream
come true. Thanks to my new promoter Lou Dibella for granting it
to me. The fact that it's a World a Title shot adds even more to
it. A great promoter on a great card for a legitimate World
title is what dreams are made of", added Amanda.
Amanda is on a quest to tie fellow Puerto Rican Miguel Cotto's
record of being a four division world champion. Already claiming
titles at 126, 130, 135 pounds---her next step is going down one
more weight class to fight for a world title at 122 lb., in the
At only 27 years old this power puncher has plenty of time to
achieve that and much more in her career!