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Warrington-Dieli Approved By EBU For Vacant Title

By Per Ake Persson

Brit Lee Selby (19-1) was all set to defend the EBU featherweight title on October 4 against Davide Dieli (15-3) but has now relinquished the title to for a final IBF eliminator. Since Matchroom has the date and an opponent for Dieli, the EBU council have - by majority vote - allowed Josh Warrington (18-0 and # 6 in the EBU ratings) to take on Dieli for the vacant title and the fight go ahead in Leeds on October 4.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Mick Higgs on 08-26-2014

Good news this! However if successful I hope Josh goes on to win a Lonsdale belt out-right before looking for phony alphabet title's!!

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