WBA world lightweight champion Anthony Crolla fights WBC champion Jorge Linares in a unification bout.
Anthony Crolla vs Jorge Linares
Updated: 28 June 2016
Anthony Crolla will face Jorge Linares on 24 September in a unification fight. The lightweight champions will come face to face in Manchester Arena.
Anthony Crolla currently holds the WBA world lightweight title. He stripped the title from Darleys Perez in November 2015 and put up his first defence of the belt in May against Ismael Barroso.
The Venezuelan Jorge Linares was last seen in the UK defending his WBC champion title against Kevin Mitchell.
For Anthony Crolla it will be his seventh time boxing in Manchester Arena. The fight it expected to draw a great atmosphere with huge support for both men.