Barry’s Lee Selby has a new opponent in Jonathan Barros and they will fight in Las Vegas on January 28th at the MGM Grand Hotel.
The fight will be Selby’s third mandatory title defence and will feature on the undercard of the re-match between Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz, which is for the WBA world featherweight title.
Barros, 32, has a fight record of 41 victories, 1 draw and 4 losses and like Selby, only had one fight in 2016.
Should Lee, 29 from Barry be victorious, he will probably face the winner of fight between Frampton and Santa Cruz, later in 2017.
The fight is set to be screened live on Sky Sports.