Review: 2010-05-15, Michael Katsidis (26-2-0) had lost his interim WBO lightweight title against Joel Casamayor in 2008 (one of the best fights of the year) but regained it in 2009 (versus Vicente Escobedo); after six months his new opponent was the undefeated Kevin Mitchell (31-0-0) that wanted to win a world title in front of his fans, at the Upton Park in London. The aggressive Michael Katsidis was the underdog but he managed to defeat Kevin Mitchell in just three rounds: one of the best fights of 2010. Watch the video!
Where: Upton Park, West Ham, London, United Kingdom
Title: interim WBO lightweight title
Result: Michael Katsidis def. Kevin Mitchell (TKO at 1:57, round 3)