WBC lightweight champion Devin Haney (25-0, 15 KOs) will receive $3 million for a fight with the former world champion in three weight divisions Jorge Linares (47-5, 29 KOs). The fight is scheduled for May 15th at the Matchroom Boxing event in the USA.
Bob Arum, the promoter of the former world lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko, shared his opinion on a possible fight between his ward and WBC title holder Devin Haney. According to Arum, he will gladly arrange this fight if the undefeated American fighter wants to enter the ring with the Ukrainian.
Journalist Mike Coppinger announced that WBC lightweight champion Devin Haney (25-0, 15 KOs) will fight former three-weight world champion Jorge Linares (47-5 , 29 KOs). Earlier it was planned that the fight could take place two weeks earlier.
Eddie Hearn was critical of Ryan Garcia (22-0, 18 KOs), who, after winning the WBC lightweight eliminator, instead of talking about a fight with the belt holder Devin Haney (25-0, 15 KOs) challenged Gervonta Davis (24-0, 23 KOs).