In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the details on the upcoming bout between Stuart Hall and Randy Caballero for the vacant IBF 118-pound belt.
British promoter Frank Warren wants new IBF bantamweight titleholder Paul Butler to face fellow Englishman Jamie McDonnell, who was stripped of the same belt last year.
British bantamweight star Paul Butler lived up to the hype by snatching the IBF title from countryman Stuart Hall via split decision in Newcastle, England on Saturday. Two official judges scored 115-113 and 117-111 for Butler.
Stuart Hall upset the odds when he won the IBF bantamweight title in December and the relentless pressure fighter from Darlington, England, is keen to defy the odds again when he meets undefeated favorite Paul Butler in Newcastle on Saturday.
He might not have much experience in the ring as a pro, but IBF bantamweight challenger Paul Butler says his experience of sparring with Stuart Hall proved the titleholder can’t hurt him.
IBF bantamweight titleholder Stuart Hall will make the second defense of his belt on June 7 in against unbeaten Paul Butler an all-British clash in Newcastle, England on June 7, promoters Frank Warren and Dennis Hobson announced on Monday.