The upcoming WBC light-weight champion in between Shakur Stevenson and Frank Martin is set to happen prior to completion of 2023. The specific date and area have actually not been formally revealed, however sources recommend it might be either on November 16 in Las Vegas or on December 9 in New York. This title chance appeared after previous indisputable champ Devin Haney went up to the incredibly light-weight department, leaving the WBC light-weight title uninhabited.
Shakur Stevenson, at simply 26 years of ages, is currently a two-weight world champ and is thought about among the leading skills in the sport. He has actually won titles at featherweight and incredibly featherweight and has actually a record of 20-0.
On the other hand, Frank Martin has been a surprise gem in the light-weight department with outstanding wins over fringe competitors. Although he has actually never ever defended a world title, he has an expert record of 18-0. Martin’s latest fight was a narrow consentaneous choice win in a WBC champion remover against Artem Harutyunyan.
With both fighters intending to make a declaration in the extremely competitive light-weight department, this face-off in between Stevenson and Martin guarantees to be an interesting and carefully objected to fight for the uninhabited WBC light-weight champion.