American Omar Douglas intends to rip up Lee Selby’s big ring reunite and his designs to become Wales’ first recognized two time and two-weight world winner whenever they clash on Saturday 23rd February at The O2, boosted by Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) and Poxon Sports.
Douglas and Selby clash as among the encouraging link to the Primary attraction between Arch-rivals James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr. within their blockbuster struggle, which also features the Heavy-weight crash involving Commonwealth Champion Joe Joyce and challenger and Deadly World Champion Bermane Stiverne and the British Lightheavyweight Title Eliminator between Andre Sterling and Ricky Summers, exclusively live on ITV Box-office.
Selby, the Former IBF World Featherweight Champion, makes his debut in the lightweight division as he starts his campaign to win a second World title in a higher weight class prior to the end of 2019 and split his name into Wales’ rich Boxing history records.
The stakes are packed with wealth and the sparkle of potential mega-fights against the likes of high pound-for-pounders Vasyl Lomachenko and Mikey Garcia in Selby’also a slip and s sights up against Douglas could have devastating impacts.
The big-hitting 27-year-old, called as ‘Super-O ’, introduces a enormous threat to the Barry boy also attracts a top list of 19 wins from 2-1 coNFLicts — 1-3 of the wins have come by stoppage and 12 have been inside three rounds — and also is a former NABA Super-Featherweight Champion.
Douglas said, “That is a life changing chance for me personally and that I ’d be a fool to not take what is placed in front of me on a plate,”
“I really like the process, I rise to it. In a different state, in front so lovers, fighting Far from home, that is what I dream about, bothering the odds and winning,”
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