According to the IBF, the Froch/Kessler rematch is tentatively approved. They are working on the conditions now. If all parties agree, the fight should take place on April 27 in the UK according to Matchroom Sport, Froch’s promoter.
WBA welterweight champion Paulie Malignaggi will reportedly face Shane Mosley on April 27 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Mosley is coming out of retirement for the fight.
Golden Boy Promotions won the purse bid for the rematch between Erislandy Lara and Vanes Martirosyan during a purse bid held last week. The winner will be the mandatory challenger for the world super welterweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. The bout must take place within 90 days. –Gabriel F. Cordero