World Boxing organization (WBO) sanctioned fight, the winner should fight for a world title at lightweight with the current title holder Ukrainian Vasyl Lomachenko (14-1, 10 KO’s).
Eliminator WBO must take part Ryan Garcia (20-0-0, 17 KO) from the USA and Ghanaian Emmanuel Tagoe (31-1-0, 15 KO). The teams of both boxers received a letter from the organization stating that they have 20 days to come to an agreement about the fight.
If the parties fail to reach agreement within the specified period, will be organized promotional trades.
We will remind, fight Basil for the absolute championship lightweight title scheduled for September.