Selby will move up two weight classes to face hard-hitting American Omar Douglas in a lightweight title fight on the James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr. card at The O2 in London.
This week in PBC Jabs, host Jordan Hardy previews Saturday’s talent-laden Showtime card, including a Rapid Fire round with Northern Irish two-division champion Carl Frampton and a chat with Welsh 126-pound titleholder Lee Selby.
Turns out Carl Frampton won’t be the only world champion from the United Kingdom defending a 126-pound world title later this month in Las Vegas.
This week in PBC Jabs, learn what it’s like to train like a champion as host Jordan Hardy hits the track in Las Vegas with “Showtime” Shawn Porter. Also, find out what 126-pound champion Lee Selby has been up to and how former champ Andre Berto is lending a helping hand in hurricane-ravaged Haiti.
It wasn’t as easy or pretty as he had hoped. And his backside hit the canvas for the first time in his professional career. But in the end, “Lightning” Lee Selby proved why he’s one of the top boxers in the loaded 126-pound division.