Billy Joe Saunders will bid to become a two-weight world champion when he challenges for the vacant WBO super middleweight world title on April 13. Still undefeated at 27-0, 13 KOs, Saunders meets the WBO #1 ranked Munich-based Serbian Shefat Isufi (27-3-2, 20 KOs) at The SSE Arena, Wembley.
“It is a brilliant opening for me,” said Saunders on his shot at a second world title and went on to explain his reasoning for passing up his mandatory status at middleweight. “You’ve got these rumors that Andrade is going for shoulder surgery, as well as the financial side of it with the split – it all doesn’t add up. Continue reading “Saunders-Isufi to clash for WBO 168lb title”