WBC order Castellanos v Escandon / Russell v Hyland winners to meet


Robinson Castellanos of Mexico, the mandatory contender of the division, will fight Oscar Escandon of Colombia for the WBC interim championship on Saturday, March 5, at the D.C. Armory in Washington, D.C.

WBC featherweight world champion Gary Russell Jr. of the United States will make a voluntary defense of the title against Patrick Hyland of Ireland on April 16 at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut .

The winners of these two fights must fight each other in their next fights.