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Ohara Davies vs. Miguel Vazquez on June 28 at York Hall

Long-time super lightweight contender Ohara Davies (18-2, 14 KOs), last seen in October suffering a points defeat to WBO No. 1 contender Jack Catterall, returns to action June 28 against former long-reigning lightweight world champion Miguel Vazquez at the historic York Hall in London.  
 
Vazquez (41-7, 15 KOs), a native of Guadalajara, Mexico, previously held the IBF world title for four years before losing to Mickey Bey via a controversial split decision in Las Vegas in September 2014.

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Davies welcomes the challenge of facing one of the sport’s craftiest veterans.
 
Davies said: “It puts me back on the world scene and I feel like that’s where I truly belong. I’m ready to make amends and right all the wrongs from my last fight.
 
“I know what mistakes I made against Catterall and now I’m going to capitalise. I’ve had a quiet few months since then, but I’ve been training every day, so I’ll be the best me when I get in there.
 
“Some people said I should fight a journeyman and ease myself back into things, but I know what I can do.
 
“York Hall is not far from my house. I might even get the bus down there on the night! London is my hometown and I’m comfortable here. I have my friends and family here, and that means a lot to me.”
 
Stay tuned for announcements regarding more fights and fighters on the card, which will also be broadcast live on iFL TV.

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Comment by P4Pdunny on 05-02-2019

Really frustrated with Ohara in his last fight, and I've lost the lil bit of faith I had in him when it really matters

Comment by GlassJoey on 05-01-2019

He knows what he did wrong in his last fight... not throwing a single right handed punch was a pretty big error

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