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Donaire faces monster challenge against Inoue in WBSS final

IBF champion Naoya Inoue and WBA champion Nonito Donaire will collide in Saitama in the final of the World Boxing Super Series, writes Daniel Herbert
World Boxing Super Series

LESS than two weeks after the World Boxing Super Series provided one of the fights of the year with its 140lb final, the tournament may just go one better with its bantamweight decider.

Yet while Josh Taylor and Regis Prograis provided a gruelling 12-rounder in London on October 26, the fight scheduled for tonight (Thursday November 7) in Saitama, Japan could well be over much quicker.

That’s because both participants have established a reputation for big punching.