It has been revealed that Guillermo Rigondeaux will fight next on July 16th in Wales in a re-scheduled super-bantamweight fight with Jazza Dickens. 'El Chacal' had been previously due to fight Dickens back in March but visa issues were to stall the process at that time. According to Elliot Foster of Boxing Scene, that visa issue has now been resolved…
Confirmed: Rigondeaux to fight in UK in March
Speculation had been rampant on Twitter this afternoon but moments ago the good news was confirmed with the hashtag #RigondeauxDickens
One of the modern era’s pound for pound most talented boxers Guillermo Rigondeaux (16-0-10KO) is set to fight in the UK on March 12th against James Dickens.
The super-bantamweight bout will come on a bumper night of fights on BoxNation TV in Liverpool’s Echo Arena, where the headlining act will be the re-arranged world WBO lightweight title fight between Terry Flanagan and Derry Matthews.
Promoter Frank Warren confirmed the news a short time ago via his Twitter account, as did BoxNation TV:
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