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Kevin Satchell Withdraws From Andrew Selby British Title Fight

By Elliot Foster

Andrew Selby will return to the ring very soon but it won’t be against Kevin Satchell.

The Barry flyweight, who won the British title in only his fifth fight back in May, is expected to box again before the year is out.

Selby (5-0, 3 KOs) had been set to face the Liverpudlian, who has a ring record of 16-0 (3 KOs) and is a former British, Commonwealth and European champion in the eight-stone division, after his promotional team Jamie Sanigar and Sanigar Events secured the rights to stage the fight after winning a purse bid.

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However, the fight has now been shelved after it was revealed that Satchell, who most recently fought in his home city and secured a six-round points victory over Brett Fidoe in June, had withdrawn from the proposed clash.

The news of Satchell’s withdrawal was disclosed by Sanigar, who took to Twitter to confirm it, while hinting that details of the 27-year-old’s next fight are imminent.

Andy Ayling, who works with Frank Warren, has said on Facebook that 'Satch' "has a final eliminator for a world title."

Further details will be revealed in due course.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Mick Higgs on 09-06-2016

Pity this, It look like the scally's have come up short again. Conlan & Yafia would both best this pretender!!...

Comment by Straightener on 09-06-2016

[QUOTE=NEETzsche;17009728]wish we could've got selby-edwards prior to either of them getting a title shot. hopefully it'll get made if edwards manages to beat casimero, but he doesn't seem that keen[/QUOTE] Yeah agreed , I think Edwards knows the score I…

Comment by NEETzsche on 09-06-2016

[QUOTE=ukalltheway;17009659]Selby wipes the floor with anyone at domestic / European level Defiantly a wold champion in the making[/QUOTE] wish we could've got selby-edwards prior to either of them getting a title shot. hopefully it'll get made if edwards manages to…

Comment by Chrismart on 09-06-2016

Would of looked forward to that one as well.

Comment by Straightener on 09-06-2016

Selby wipes the floor with anyone at domestic / European level Defiantly a world champion in the making

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