In news north of the border, Irish-Canadian Logan McGuinness (16-0-1) had a big win on Saturday night when he KO’ed Benoit Gaudet in the 11th round at the Hershey Centre in Mississauga, Ontario, to win the vacant NABA super featherweight title.
Finally, featherweight Patrick Hyland (24-0) has relocated to Marlboro, New York to start a new chapter in his professional boxing career. Hyland confirmed the move on his Twitter account, saying that he has signed a three-year deal with Final Round promotions. The 28-year-old is training with Tracy Patterson. More on Hyland's move to the U.S. in next week's issue.