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Frank Warren Confirms Cleverly-Shumenov Talks

By Frank Warren

It's in the early stages but I'm in talks with the promoter of WBA world light heavyweight champion Beibut Shumenov about a unification clash with WBO king Nathan Cleverly.

I'm aiming for it to take place early next year in Wales and it will be a big 'Homecoming' as Cleverly's last fight there was in 2007 on the Joe Calzaghe-Mikkel Kessler card.

Cleverly is only 24 and is a wanted man with Enzo Maccarinelli and Tony Bellew keen. It'll be his decision. 
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by gingeralbino on 11-26-2011

[QUOTE=Ray*;11476600][B][B]This fight would never happen, none of these two promoters would risk the fight happening when they can milk the belts...I have seen Warren over the years milking Hatton with bums after bums.[/B][/B][/QUOTE] Warren's been taking more risks lately, but…

Comment by Ray* on 11-26-2011

[B][B]This fight would never happen, none of these two promoters would risk the fight happening when they can milk the belts...I have seen Warren over the years milking Hatton with bums after bums.[/B][/B]

Comment by Fearless Angel on 11-26-2011

I have the gut feeling that this fight wont happen. These guys are just frontin'.

Comment by SAJ10 on 11-26-2011

Cleverly be crazy to turn down a unification against Shumenov in Vegas. It's a fight he should win and could win impressively. Homecoming would be twice as big against an opponent of his choice after a profile raising showdown in…

Comment by GoogleMe on 11-26-2011

Good fight.

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