WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman has outlined the current situation regarding all mandatories in the divisions.
Below is the latest information on all classes 140 pounds and below.
Super lightweight: Terrence Crawford has a voluntary defense pending, and then must face mandatory challenger Amir Imam.
Lightweight: Jorge Linares will fight a rematch with Anthony Crolla, and the winner must fight WBC champion Mikey Garcia.
Super featherweight: New champion Miguel Berchelt must fight mandatory Takashi Miura.
Featherweight: Gary Russell Jr. will next fight interim champion Oscar Escandon, which is mandatory.
Super bantamweight: New champion Rey Vargas won a vacant title and must make two mandatories. Julio Ceja will fight Anselmo Moreno to determine the first one, and the other is yet to be determined with Hugo Ruiz.
Bantamweight: This Saturday, Luis Nery will fight Jesus Martinez in a final elimination bout to earn the mandatory fight against champion Shinsuke Yamanaka.
Super flyweight: Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez will fight former champion Srisaket Sor Rungvisai, and the winner must fight Carlos Cuadras.
Flyweight: New champion Juan Hernandez won a vacant title and must make two mandatories. The first is Daigo Higa from Japan .
Light flyweight: Pedro Guevara is waiting to use his signed optional defense, and a final elimination bout will be ordered for next mandatory.
Minimumweight: A final elimination bout has been ordered between Saul Juarez and Leroy Estrada.