Undefeated WBC lightweight champion Devin Haney makes the third defense of his title against former multi-weight champion Jorge Linares at Michelob Ultra Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday May 29, which makes it Sunday May 30 in Australia. The 12-round contest headlines the Matchroom Boxing fight card live on DAZN.
Haney (25-0, 15 KOs) is coming off the win by unanimous decision against Yuriorkis Gamboa. Before that he similarly defeated Alfredo Santiago, after claiming then vacant belt via fourth-round RTD against Zaur Abdullaev.
Linares (47-5, 29 KOs) won his previous bout by knockout in the fourth round against Carlos Morales. Prior to that he scored a unanimous decision against Al Toyogon.
In the co-main event Chantelle Cameron makes the first defense of her WBC super lightweight title in a 10-rounder against Melissa Hernandez. Also on the main card Martin Joseph Ward and Azinga Fuzile square off in a 12-round IBF super featherweight title eliminator. The Haney vs Linares undercard can be found below.
Haney vs Linares fight time and how to watch
Boxing fans can watch Devin Haney vs Jorge Linares live stream on DAZN. The start time is scheduled for Saturday, May 29 at 8 pm ET / 5 pm PT in the US and Sunday, May 30 at 1 am BST in the UK. The undercard is available on Matchroom Boxing channel on YouTube at 6:20 pm ET / 3:20 PT and 11:20 pm BST, respectively.
Haney vs Linares date and time in Australia is set for Sunday, May 30 at 10 am AEST live on DAZN. The undercard kicks off at 8:20 am AEST live on Matchroom Boxing channel on YouTube.
Haney vs Linares fight card
The finalized Haney vs Linares fight card and order of the bouts are expected to be announced shortly. The current lineup looks as the following.
- Devin Haney vs. Jorge Linares, 12 rounds, lightweight – Haney’s WBC lightweight title
- Chantelle Cameron vs. Melissa Hernandez, 10 rounds, super lightweight – Cameron’s WBC super lightweight title
- Jason Quigley vs. Shane Mosley Jr, 10 rounds, middleweight – for the WBO NABO middleweight title
- Martin J. Ward vs. Azinga Fuzile, 12 rounds, super featherweight – final eliminator for IBF super featherweight title
- Khalil Coe vs. Nathaniel Tadd, 4 rounds, light heavyweight
- Reshat Mati vs. Ryan Pino, 6 rounds, welterweight
- Ramla Ali vs. Mikayla Nebel, 6 rounds, featherweight
- Amari Jones vs. Jonathan Burns, 4 rounds, super welterweight