American boxer light weight Devin Hani (24-0, 15 KO) restored to the status of the current world champion by the WBC. About the decision of the organization was announced by WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman.
The vacant title was to play the first two numbers of the rating, Javier Fortuna (35-2-1, 24 KO, 1 NC) from the Dominican Republic and Britain’s Luke Campbell (20-3, 16 KO). The pandemic coronavirus battle moved, and the title returned Devin Hani.
Hani said: “I’m going to defend his title against mandatory Challenger Javier Fortuna. As you know, I have to give him a chance, so it needs to be my next opponent. After that I’m ready for big fights”.
In the lightweight division three belts owned by the Ukrainian Vasyl Lomachenko (14-1, 10 KO), which is a franchise WBC champion and has the belt WBA Super and WBO Super. The title of world champion IBF holds American Teofino Lopez (15-0, 12 KO). Their unification fight for the belt 4 can be held in the summer or fall.