After fighting at amateur level for seven years, Northland MMA competitor Talor Wetere is getting ready to make the jump to the professional world. Before he can, Wetere will face fellow New Zealander Anthony Poching for the Shuriken Fight Series amateur lightweight title in Auckland tonight. It is one of his last amateur fights and one of his last chances to win on home soil.

Northland mixed martial arts fighter Talor Wetere will take to the octagon tonight with more than just an amateur belt on his mind.

Wetere, who will fight Anthony Poching for the Shuriken Fight Series amateur