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CBC 05/07/2016

The second part of the Commonwealth Boxing Council situation of titles reads as follows:

WELTERWEIGHT

Champion BRADLEY SKEETE of England has informed the CBC that as he is unable to make a defence in the near future he has voluntarily vacated this title. Mandatory contender CAMERON HAMMOND of Australia has been given the opportunity to make a match against another suitable contender for the vacant title.

SUPERLIGHTWEIGHT

Representatives of mandatory contender DAVE RYAN of England are given a 14 day deadline from 4th July 2016 to confirm a date, venue and opponent for the vacant title, failing which the CBC will consider any other proposal from a promoter for match between two acceptable contenders for the vacant title.

BANTAMWEIGHT

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Representatives of mandatory contender ELTON DHARRY of Guyana are given a 14 day deadline as from 4th July 2016 to confirm a date, venue and opponent for the vacant title, failing which the CBC will consider any other proposal from a promoter for a match between two acceptable contenders for the vacant Title.

WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP

In what will be a historic first, City Boxing of Vancouver, BC, Canada, are expected to confirm the inaugural Commonwealth Women’s Featherweight Championship to take place on September 9th (see FORTHCOMING CHAMPIONSHIPS)

FORTHCOMING CHAMPIONSHIPS (subj. to final confirmation)

FEATHERWEIGHT (Mandatory defence)
ISAAC LOWE (Champion, England) v TSHIFHIWA MUNYAI (South Africa)
9th July 2016. Manchester Arena. Promoter Hennessey Sports.

SUPERWELTERWEIGHT (Voluntary defence)
LIAM WILLIAMS (Champion, Wales) v GARY CORCORAN (England)
16th July 2016. Ice Arena, Cardiff. Promoter Frank Warren

HEAVYWEIGHT (Vacant Title)
DILLON CARMAN (Canada) v GARY CORNISH (Scotland)
9th September 2016. Toronto, Canada. Promoter Global Legacy Boxing.

WOMEN’S FEATHERWEIGHT (Vacant Title)
SARA PUCEK (Canada) v LUCIA LARCINESE (Canada)
9th September 2016. Vancouver, Canada. Promoter City Boxing