Australian lightweight title contender (61.2 kg) George Kambosos (19-0-0, 10 KO) commented on the sanctioning of his fight with division leader American Teofimo Lopez (16-0-0, 12 KO), which is expected , will take place in the first half of this year.
“The IBF has confirmed the fact that this fight will take place. And this is good. This puts pressure on Lopez. I deserve my chance, and now he will fight me.
We’ve been negotiating since I beat Lee Selby. And we will insist that all belts are at stake and the fight takes place in Australia. Many do not want to deal with Lopez, but I intend to give him a fight, ”said the fighter.