The next step in Liam Wilson’s (10-1, 7KO) path towards a world title shot has been confirmed, with the Australian super featherweight to take on Argentinian star Matias Carlos Adrian Rueda (37-1, 32 KO).
The fight will be Wilson’s first time as a headline act, with the event to take place at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre on June 29 and will be shown live on Fox Sports.
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Wilson is coming off a second round knockout victory over Joe Noynay, exacting revenge on the Filipino star who came into the bout well over the weight limit for their division.
The win shot Wilson up in the world rankings, as he now sits at No. 6 with the WBO and No. 15 with the IBF.
However, the Queenslander wants to…