Matchroom and Katie Taylor agree sponsorship deal with Conor McGregor ahead of Saturday’s historic homecoming fight
May 17 2023
Taylor clashes with undisputed Super-Lightweight ruler Cameron this Saturday
Matchroom Boxing has agreed an event sponsorship deal with Conor McGregor’s TIDL Sports Recovery range for Katie Taylor’s historic homecoming clash with undisputed Super-Lightweight World Champion Chantelle Cameron at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland this Saturday May 20, shown live around the world on DAZN.
The sponsorship deal will also see TIDL Sports Recovery join up with Irish legend Taylor (22-0, 6 KOs) as she looks to create further history this weekend, in what will be her first professional fight in her homeland, by becoming an undisputed World Champion in two weight categories – Lightweight and Super-Lightweight.
TIDL Sports offers the standard in sports recovery and performance products, including cryotherapy sprays and creams. It’s time to move on to products that deliver fast and effective relief in new and better ways. TIDL products consist of new formulations that address pain and soreness directly in easy to use forms that can go with you anywhere.
Eddie Hearn, Matchroom Sport Chairman, said: “I’ve been training a lot recently, and I’m starting to realise how important recovery is. TIDL are leading the way with their performance products – and it’s great to also have their support this week for Katie’s big homecoming.”
I’ve been on team Taylor since day one and I’m so proud to help make a fight in Dublin happen
- Conor McGregor
Conor McGregor said: “I’ve been on team Taylor since day one and I’m so proud to help make a fight in Dublin happen. Partnering Katie Taylor with my favourite sports recovery product, TIDL, is perfect and we know she’s bringing more belts home to Ireland. This weekend is going to be something special, and I’ll be Katie’s loudest fan.”
Taylor vs. Cameron tops a blockbuster night of boxing in Dublin, Terri Harper (13-1-1, 6 KOs) defends her WBA Super-Welterweight World Title against former world pound-for-pound No.1 Cecilia Braekhus (37-2, 9 KOs), Naas Lightweight sensation Gary Cully (16-0, 10 KOs) takes on Mexico’s Jose Felix (39-6-1, 30 KOs) over ten rounds, Dennis Hogan (31-4-1, 7 KOs) defends his IBO Super-Welterweight World Title against James Metcalf (24-2, 15 KOs) as he fights in his native Ireland for the first time as a professional, Dublin Heavyweight Thomas Carty (5-0, 4 KOs) meets Glasgow’s Jay McFarlane (14-7, 5 KOs) for the BUI Celtic Title, Belfast’s Caoimhin Agyarko (12-0, 7 KOs) returns from injury against Kent’s Grant Dennis (18-4, 3 KOs) in a ten-round Middleweight contest, undefeated Limerick Welterweight Paddy Donovan (10-0, 7 KOs) meets Sheffield’s Sam O’maison (17-4-1, 7 KOs) and Eltham Flyweight prospect Maiseyrose Courtney (2-0) takes on Waterford’s Kate Radomska (3-1) over 6 rounds.