JOSH WARRINGTON may have residence benefit as Lee Selby places his IBF world featherweight title on the road on Saturday night time.
The pair have a heated rivalry and this fight has been on the playing cards for a while – with the Welshman making his fifth defence of the belt he gained towards Evgeny Gradovich in 2015.
Selby, 31, has lengthy been seen as one of the best featherweight within the nation and is unbeaten in all however one in every of his 27 skilled fights.
However Warrington, 27, isn't far behind on 26-zero – and believes that he has earned his shot at a world title after outclassing Dennis Caylan final day trip.
When is Lee Selby vs Josh Warrington?
THE fight is being held at Leeds United's Elland Road stadium.
It’ll happen on Saturday Might 19, 2018.
The ring walks for the primary occasion are anticipated round 10pm.
Can I nonetheless get tickets?
IF you fancy seeing one of many British fights of the yr, there are nonetheless tickets obtainable.
Though the stand tickets are bought out, you possibly can decide up seats on the pitch with costs starting from £one hundred-£one hundred fifty.
What TV channel will it’s on?
THE fight goes to be proven live on BT Sport and Boxnation.
Underneath the floodlights at Elland Road, there might be a packed home in to see Warrington tackle the Welshman.
You may also use the BT App to live stream on the go in your pill or cellular.
Who’s on the undercard?
A packed undercard sees Nicola Adams play chief help plus Ohara Davies and London 2012 silver medallist Fred Evans in motion.
- Nicola Adams vs Soledad del Valle Frias
- Jack Catterall vs Mohamed Kani (World Boxing Organisation Inter-Continental Tremendous Light-weight Title)
- Darren Tetley vs Mason Cartwright (vacant World Boxing Organisation European Welterweight Title)
- Ohara Davies vs Christopher Sebire (tremendous light-weight)
- Leon Woodstock vs Edwin Tellez (tremendous featherweight)
- Willy Hutchinson vs Adam Jones (tremendous middleweight)
- Reece Mould vs TBA (tremendous featherweight)
- Jack Bateson vs TBA (bantamweight)
Jack Daniel vs Zigurds Krauklis (featherweight)
- Danny Wright vs Mikey Sakyi (welterweight)
- Mark Heffron vs TBA (tremendous middleweight)
- Fred Evans vs TBA (middleweight)
JOSH WARRINGTON may have house benefit as Lee Selby places his IBF world featherweight title on the road on Saturday night time.