Hall of Fame promoter Frank Warren says WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns is contractually obligated to fight IBF lightweight champion Miguel Vazquez on April 20th in London and the fight will go ahead as scheduled — despite claims of Burns’ manager Alex Morrison that Burns and Warren have parted ways and Burns would next fight in Scotland.
“I have a contract with Vazquez, on my website,” Warren told The Guardian. “You can see the letter from the IBF. And in the meantime I have a contract with Ricky. I like Ricky, I don’t want to fall out with him, and I’m not making any other statements about it.”
Here are the new documents Warren has released: