Sensational Selby wins World Title
Lee Selby admitted last week that he cannot bring himself to look Floyd Mayweather in the eye when they cross paths in the American's Las Vegas gym. Surely that shyness is now a thing of the past. What an exceptional performance to win the IBF featherweight world title at The O2, even if the manner in which tough Evgeny Gradovich was dethroned was not the natural conclusion that seemed inevitable. A deep cut from an
Selby takes on IBF World Champion
Lee Selby has landed his first world title fight alongside London's Kevin Mitchell and Sheffield star Kell Brook on an action-packed card at London's O2 on May 30.
Selby vs Brunker at the O2
Welsh boxing superstar Lee Selby says next month's final IBF world title eliminator against Australian Joel Brunker is the moment of truth for him.
The 27-year-old Barry boxer, who is managed by Chris Sanigar has been described by his promoter Eddie Hearn as the best featherweight in the world.
And Selby is confident that he can beat anyone but he knows that he still has to prove that he is the real deal, particularly some harsh online critics.
"It's time to see if I'm really a good fighter or a hyped-up ****** like some of the people on Twitter have been calling me," he said.
Selby wins wide against Koasicha
Lee Selby moved a step closer to a shot at the world featherweight title after beating Romulo Koasicha in a WBC eliminator in Cardiff.
The Welsh fighter was untroubled bar one shaky moment in the eighth round as he cruised to a wide unanimous decision at the Motorpoint Arena.
European Champion visits local school
Empire Fighting Chance ambassador and current European boxing Champion Lee Selby made a special guest appearance at St. Matthias Pupil Referral Unit for their end of term achievement ceremony this week. The students were in awe of the champion as he presented them with their awards and certificates.
Lee Selby on his World Title Eliminator
Lee Selby talks to IFL TV about his upcoming world title eliminator and explains why he can be the best Featherweight on the planet.
Super Selby outclasses Munroe
Lee Selby added the European title to his British belt by stopping Rendall Munroe in the sixth round of their fight in Cardiff. Selby flew out of the blocks and was all over his veteran opponent in the opener, throwing rapid combinations in addition to slick movement that left Munroe bewildered.