Selby/DeGale opponents announced

By Cain Bradley on November 20, 2017
Selby/DeGale opponents announced
Selby holds the IBF Featherweight Title, and will take on young Mexican Eduardo Ramirez.

Opponents for the December 9th CopperBox show involving Lee Selby and James DeGale were announced…

After the announcement of a December 9th show at the CopperBox involving Lee Selby (25-1) and James DeGale, the opponents were finally announced.

Selby holds the IBF Featherweight Title, and will take on young Mexican Eduardo Ramirez (20-0-3). He is ranked 11th with the IBF and boxes in a southpaw stance. His last bout saw him draw with Leduan Barthélemy.

DeGale also holds the IBF Title and is returning from a layoff after his draw with Badou Jack. He takes on Caleb Truax (28-3-2), a wily veteran who has lost all the big chances he has had. He has been stopped by Anthony Dirrell and Daniel Jacobs, also losing to Jermain Taylor.

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