|Event||Mark Flanagan vs Ben Kelleher|
|Date||Saturday 26 June 2021|
|Venue||Entertainment Centre, Townsville, Australia|
Former world cruiserweight title challenger Mark “Bam Bam” Flanagan (24-8, 17 KOs) returns to action against Benjamin Kelleher (14-2-2, 4 KOs) for the vacant Australian cruiserweight crown on Saturday at the Entertainment Centre in Townsville, Queensland, Australia. WBA cruiserweight champion Arsen Goulamirian turned back Flanagan’s challenge in 2018 with a nine round stoppage.
In Flanagan’s most recent contest against fellow Australian IBF #3, WBO #5 Jai Opetaia, he was stopped in eight rounds in 2019.
Kelleher is coming off a six round decision victory over Waikato Feliefhi in 2021 and in 2020, Kelleher was also stopped by Opetaia in six.
Flanagan vs Kelleher Fight Card:
- Mark Flanagan vs Ben Kelleher
- Tysinn Best vs Michael Pengue
- Sonny Bill Williams vs Waikato Falefehi
- Billy Limov vs Kolby Johnston
- Lachlan O’Shea vs Mirko Pizzi
- Ryan Lucas vs Emmett Brown
- Michael Bagley vs Aaron Stahl
- Jalen Tait vs Joey Baylon
- Alan Patterson vs Adam Flood