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Selby vs. Barros Will Headline Showtime Extreme Card

A winner of 19 in a row, featherweight world champion Lee Selby (23-1, 8 KOs) will fight for the second time in the United States when he battles former world champion Jonathan Victor Barros (41-4-1, ...Read More

Jonathan Barros Motivated To Stun Lee Selby in Las Vegas

Featherweight contender Jonathan Barros stated - "long ago I was looking for a tough and compromising challenge and thank God it was given to me" - in reference to the upcoming fight that will take pl...Read More

Carl Frampton Wants UK Showdown With Lee Selby in Belfast

His full focus is on Leo Santa Cruz these days, but Northern Ireland’s Carl Frampton has a big fight in Belfast in the back of his mind. The unbeaten WBA world 126-pound champion hopes another victory...Read More

Selby Hopes Frampton Beats Santa Cruz - So Then We Can Unify

IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby (23-1, 8KOs) is hoping that Carl Frampton will overcome Leo Santa Cruz in their scheduled rematch on at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Back in July at the Barclays Ce...Read More

Frampton-Santa Cruz II: Lee Selby To Defend IBF Belt vs. Barros

Lee Selby will defend his world title next month. The Welshman, 29, will make a mandatory defence of the IBF featherweight crown against Jonathan Victor Barros....Read More

Selby vs. Barros Eyed For United States in Mid-December

According to Lee Selby, he is likely to defend his IBF featherweight title against Jonathan Victor Barros in mid-December in the United States. The Welsh boxer has not fought since his second successf...Read More

Lee Selby: Barros in December - Then Carl Frampton Unification

IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby (23-1, 8KOs) has big plans in store for the new year, but first he needs to eliminate mandatory challenger Jonathan Victor Barros (41-4-1, 22KOs) from his path. ...Read More

Lee Selby vs. Jonathan Barros Mandatory Fight in Play

Wales' Lee Selby (23-1, 8KOs) will defend his IBF featherweight title against former world champion Jonathan Victor Barros. ...Read More

Eddie Hearn Shakes His Head at Lee Selby's Inactivity

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport feels his fighter, IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby, is far too inactive and has lost his momentum. ...Read More

Carl Frampton Eyes 2017 Stadium Showdown With Lee Selby

A unification between featherweight champions Carl Frampton (23-0, 14KOs) and Lee Selby (23-1, 8KOs) is very possible, but won't take place until the spring of 2017 at the earliest, says Frampton. ...Read More

Selby Feels Frampton Unification Can Be a Stadium Fight

New York - The boxing community is still buzzing over the fight that took place the past weekend in Brooklyn between Carl Frampton (23-0, 14 KO's) and Leo Santa Cruz (32-1-1, 18 KO's). The two men ta...Read More

Carl Frampton Has His Eye on Lee Selby Unification Clash

WORLD champion Carl Frampton wants Lee Selby’s belt next. Frampton turned in the fight of his life yesterday to beat Leo Santa Cruz and become the WBA featherweight king....Read More

Selby Wants Frampton in U.K., Still Open to Santa Cruz, Russell

Lee Selby watched from ringside at Barclays Center as Carl Frampton outpointed Leo Santa Cruz to win a featherweight world title. Selby was there because he has a world title of his own....Read More

Frampton’s Promoter Eyes Russell, Selby Next - No Quigg, or Rigo

Ask Barry McGuigan about what he wants if his fighter, Carl Frampton, tops featherweight titleholder Leo Santa Cruz on Saturday night in Brooklyn, and McGuigan will correct you: ...Read More

Santa Cruz vs. Russell Much Better Fight; Both Want Selby Next

Santa Cruz vs. Russell Much Better Fight; Both Want Selby Next

By Keith Idec - If Leo Santa Cruz can overcome Carl Frampton on Saturday night, Santa Cruz-Gary Russell Jr. is the most meaningful fight that can be made within the featherweight division. Santa Cruz ...Read More

Josh Warrington: I Want Lee Selby More Than Anyone Else

Josh Warrington says a good win over Patrick Hyland at the First Direct Arena in Leeds on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports, will prove he’s ready for a World title shot....Read More

Lee Selby Will Have a Ringside Eye on Santa Cruz vs. Frampton

LEE SELBY is heading to New York on a scouting mission this week. The IBF featherweight champion will be ringside for Carl Frampton’s blockbuster clash with WBA title holder Leo Santa Cruz at the Bar...Read More

Selby's Manager: We're in Line For Frampton-Santa Cruz Winner

Chris Sanigar, the Bristol based manager and trainer, is enjoying a run of success which has taken two of his fighters, Lee Selby (featherweight) and Lee Haskins (bantamweight), to IBF world champions...Read More

Lee Selby in The Wings To Face Santa Cruz vs. Frampton Winner

IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby is waiting in the wings to face the winner of the upcoming battle between Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton. Santa Cruz will defend his WBA featherweight belt again...Read More

Selby: I Want Gary Russell or Santa Cruz-Frampton Winner Next

IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby is hoping to land a big fight in the near future. He feels the weight division is wide open after Vasyl Lomachenko's moved up to super featherweight last weekend ...Read More