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Nicholas Walters-Simpiwe Vetyeka Ordered By WBA

By Hilmar Rojas

The World Championships Committee of the World Boxing Association has decided to order the negotiations for the mandatory fight between featherweight super champion, Simpiwe Vetyeka (26-2, 16KOs) and the regular champion Nicholas Walters (23-0, 19KOs).

Both parties were notified and they were given 120 days to fight, that is to say, before April 5, 2014.

Vetyeka, who also has the IBO belt, won the WAB 'regular' belt last Friday December 6, 2013 when he scored a shocking sixth round TKO over Indonesian superstar Chris John. For his part, Walters has held the regular championship belt since December  2012, and has already defended it once. 

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 12-12-2013

[quote=Sweet Pea 50] Quote: Originally Posted by PBP Yup. So long for a title shot in his next fight Your sig.... [/quote] "Glass Joe" :lol1: [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE]

Comment by Trudoe the.. on 12-11-2013

Wow they ain't playin. They didn't even wait a week to announce this. Horrible. That's some real sour grapes right there.

Comment by Sweet Pea 50 on 12-11-2013

[QUOTE=PBP;14019588]Yup. So long for a title shot in his next fight[/QUOTE] Your sig.... :rofl::rofl::rofl:

Comment by -PBP- on 12-11-2013

[QUOTE=Sweet Pea 50;14019555]So no Doinare vs. Walters in the foreseeable future?[/QUOTE] Yup. So long for a title shot in his next fight

Comment by ShoulderRoll on 12-11-2013

[QUOTE=.:: JSFD26 ::.;14019494]Is this Arum's work in hope Walters wins so he can make Donaire-Walters? [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE][/QUOTE] I was thinking the same thing.

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