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Wood vs Lara: Results, Highlights, Play-by-play

Leigh Wood celebrates after knocking Michael Conlan out of the ring
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Check out the results and highlights of Leigh Wood vs Maurico Lara

Leigh Wood and Mauricio Lara clash today in a battle for Wood’s WBA featherweight title. Both men are aggressors by nature, Join us for live coverage of the main event and results throughout the night.

Wood (26-2, 16KOs) comes in on the back of one of the most spectacular victories of last year, as he came from behind to knock Michael Conlan clean out of the ring last April. Lara, meanwhile, burst onto the scene when he put a heavy beating on hometown favourite Josh Warrington in 2021, and he’s hoping to repeat the trick here.

The card will be available on DAZN. Coverage starts at 2PM ET (7PM GMT), with main event ringwalks expected at about 5:50 PM (10.50 GMT), but keep an eye out here for changes to that.

If you’re interested in the early prelims, DAZN often air a before-the-bell show on youtube, but announcement of that and which fights are on it usually doesn’t happen till quite late, so keep an eye on DAZN boxing’s twitter and youtube accounts should you be interested.

update: those early prelims have started, two fights down, on DAZN boxing’s youtube channel.

update: okay, the prelims are done. Main card starts in half an hour, because unlike the UFC, boxing cards don’t typically stretch prelim cards to fill in the time till the main card starts.

update: main event time next.

Main Event Play-by-play

Round 1


WBA World Featherweight title: Leigh Wood vs. Mauricio Lara

British super-lightweight title: Dalton Smith UD Billy Allington 120-107, 119-108, 119-108

Lightweight: Gary Cully TKO-2 Wilfredo Flores

Crusierweight: Cheavon Clarke UD10 Israel Duffus 98-88, 98-88, 98-90

Super-bantamweight: Diego Alberto UD Gamal Yafai 98-89, 97-90, 97-91

Middleweight: Aaron Bowen KO-1 Mathieu Gomes

Light middleweight: Junaid Boston TKO-7 Peter Kramer

Super middleweight: Kieron Conway def. Jorge Silva 80-72 (ref’s decision)

Super lightweight: Sam Maxwell def. Shaun Cooper 60-54 (ref’s decision)


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