WKN Northern Ireland: Kerr vs. Weir set for Celtic title at Prokick Clayton Hotel


Belfast’s Matthew Kerr (5-0) plans to keep his unbeaten record when he faces Shane Weir (5-1) for a second time at Billy Murray ProKick event at the Clayton Hotel on October 14. Kerr defeated the tough Scott Weir on a close points verdict back in June this year at the Stormont hotel. This time there is a greater prize a stake. The pair battles out for WKN Celtic Nations Super Welterweight title.

In the main event Johnny Smith of Northern Ireland returns to the ring after a year and half lay-off. He faces a 22 year-old Muay Thai champion from Cyprus, Periklis Filippou, who brings to the table a fight record of 13-1. The pair squares off in the scheduled for three rounds international welterweight bout.

Fight card

WKN International welterweight bout / Oriental rules / 3x3mn
Johnny Smith (Northern Ireland) vs. Periklis Filippou (Cyprus)

Catchweight (52 kg) Low Kick / 4×2 mn
Rowena Bolt (Northern Ireland) vs. TBA

WKN Celtic Super Welterweight title / Full Contact / 4x2mn
Matthew Kerr (Northern Ireland) vs. Shane Weir (Scotland)

Catchweight (74 kg) Low Kick / 3×2 mn
David Malcolm (Northern Ireland) vs. Nikos Kollias (Cyprus)

Catchweight (78 kg) Low Kick / 3x2mn
Reza Davies (Wales) vs. Aaron Smyth (Ireland)

Catchweight (52 kg) Low Kick / 3x2mn
Jay Snodden (Northern Ireland) vs. Antreas Roujogenis (Cyprus)