On Saturday, June 9, Queensburry Promotions held an event from the Manchester Arena in Manchester, United Kingdom.

In the night’s main event, former long-reigning WBO world lightweight titleholder Terry Flanagan stepped up in weight to challenge for the vacant WBO world super lightweight belt against undefeated American Maurice Hooker.

Also, Tyson Fury made his return from a nearly three-year hiatus to challenge Albania’s Sefer Seferi, who had won 21 of his 23 bouts via knockout.

The event aired live at 2 p.m. ET on BT Sport (United Kingdom) and Onda Sports (Panama).

FULL RESULTS
Maurice Hooker def. Terry Flanagan by split decision (117-111, 113-115, 115-113) – WBO world super lightweight title
Mark Heffron def. Andrew Robinson by TKO. Round 6
James Metcalf def. Aitor Nieto by TKO.
Tyson Fury def. Sefer Seferi by TKO (retirement). Round 4, 3:00
Nathan Gorman def. Sean Turner by knockout.

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Zach Aittama
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Zach Aittama became a fan of martial arts at an early age. Hooked on the sport after one experience, Zach started training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai as a teenager. Watching the sport only increased his interest, building a fascination for combat sports around the globe. Years of training and amateur bouts later, Zach continues to train while working and attending school full-time. Zach started writing for Fight Sport Asia in 2014 and joined the Combat Press staff in July of 2015.

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