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WBC president Sulaiman reveals Fury has taken Whyte’s place as Wilder’s mandatory for 2020

By Charles Brun: WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman revealed on Saturday that Dillian Whyte has been replaced by Tyson Fury as World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder’s mandatory challenger for 2020.   → read full story

Luke Campbell unhappy with WBC elevating Devin Haney, wants Lomachenko rematch

By Barry Holbrook: Luke Campbell isn’t too happy with the World Boxing Council elevating Devin Haney to the new WBC lightweight champion following their decision to give Vasilly Lomachenko their Franchise tag.  → read full story

Sulaiman says Lomachenko CAN become undisputed as ‘Franchise’ champion

By Chris Williams:  WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman was grilled by the media on Thursday about how Vasiliy Lomachenko can become the undisputed lightweight champion now that he’s been elevated to ‘Franchise’ champion by the sanctioning body.  → read full story

WBC say Dillian Whyte must wait until February 2021 for mandatory title shot

By Kenneth Friedman: The WBC revealed this week at their 57th convention that even if Dillian Whyte’s situation with UKAD is cleared up in his favor, he’ll need to wait until February 2021 before he’ll be able to fight for a world title with the organization.  → read full story

Devin Haney elevated to WBC lightweight champion

By Chris Williams: The World Boxing Council has upgraded interim champion Devin Haney to WBC lightweight champion following their move in making Vasiliy Lomachenko ‘Franchise’ champion at 135.  → read full story

WBC confirms Errol Spence will face Danny Garcia next

By Kenneth Friedman: WBC says that IBF/WBC welterweight champion Errol ‘The truth’ Spence will be defending next against former two division world champion Danny ‘Swift’ Garcia.  → read full story

Lomachenko upgraded to WBC Franchise lightweight champion

By Chris Williams: The World Boxing Council finally did what many fans predicted they would do in giving WBC lightweight champion Vasiliy Lomachenko their ‘Franchise’ tag on Wednesday.  → read full story

WBC orders Julio Cesar Martinez vs. Cristofer Rosales for flyweight title

By Dan Ambrose: The WBC has ordered Julio Cesar Martinez (14-1, 11 KOs) to face Cristofer Rosales (29-4, 20 KOs) for the recently vacated WBC flyweight title after the previous champion Charlie Edwards (15-1, 6 KOs) decided not to keep the belt.  → read full story

Charlie Edwards vacates WBC flyweight title, worried about health

By Charles Brun: Two months after his 3rd round no contest against KO artist Julio Cesar Martinez, WBC flyweight champion Charlie Edwards announced on Friday that he’s vacating his title out of concern for his health.  → read full story

WBC to order David Benavidez vs. Avni Yildirim next

By Aragon Garcia:  The World Boxing Council will be ordering WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (22-0, 19 KOs) to defend against his mandatory Avni Yildirim (21-2, 12 KOs) next, according to WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman.  → read full story

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