The BBBofC today published their latest British championship circular with news of the fights that are being put out to purse bids and match-ups that are made. 

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CRUISERWEIGHT

JON LEWIS DICKINSON (Holder) v NEIL DAWSON

The Stewards decided to postpone purse bids for the above contest and will consider this Championship next month.

LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT (Vacant)

OVILL MCKENZIE v BOB AJISAFE

Following the Championship being declared vacant as Anthony Bellew is unable to defend against Bob Ajisafe due to boxing for the WBC Light Heavyweight eliminator contest, the Stewards decided to put out the above contest for purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions attached to the Board’s Head Office by 12.00noon on Wednesday, 12th June 2013, the contest to take place by the end of September 2013.

COURTNEY FRY v DEAN FRANCIS

The above contest to be promoted by Steve Wood, will take place at a venue and on a date as yet to be advised.

SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT (Vacant)

PAUL SMITH v ANTHONY DODSON

The above contest to be promoted by Frank Warren, will take place on Saturday, 15th June 2013 at Wembley Arena.

MIDDLEWEIGHT

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS (Holder) v JOHN RYDER

Following the opening of purse bids on Wednesday, 8th May 2013, at the Board’s Head Office, the winning bid was submitted by Promoter Eddie Hearn. The above contest will take place on a date and at a venue as yet to be advised.

LIGHT MIDDLEWEIGHT (Vacant)

LIAM SMITH v ERICK OCHIENG

Following the relinquishment of the Championship by Brian Rose, the Stewards decided to put out the above contest for purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions attached to the Board’s Head Office by 12.00noon on Wednesday, 12th June 2013, the contest to take place by the end of September 2013.

WELTERWEIGHT

FRANKIE GAVIN (Holder) v DENTON VASSELL

The above contest to be promoted by Frank Warren, will take place on Saturday, 15th June 2013 at Wembley Arena.

DAVID BARNES v CRAIG WATSON

The above eliminator contest to be promoted by Promoter David Coldwell, will take place on Saturday, 1st June 2013 at Bowlers, Manchester.

LIGHT WELTERWEIGHT

DARREN HAMILTON (Holder) v ADIL ANWAR

The above contest to be promoted by Frank Maloney, will take place on Saturday, 6th July 2013 at Echo Arena, Liverpool.

SUPER FEATHERWEIGHT

GARY BUCKLAND (Holder) v JOHN SIMPSON

Following the opening of purse bids on Wednesday, 8th May 2013, at the Board’s Head Office, the winning bid was submitted by Promoter Richard Hatton MBE. The above contest will take place on a date and at a venue as yet to be advised.

GARY SYKES v STEPHEN SMITH

The Stewards decided to put out the above final eliminator contest for purse bids to be submitted in accordance with the Terms and Conditions attached to the Board’s Head Office by 12.00noon on Wednesday, 12th June 2013, the contest to take place by the end of September 2013.

This contest is also for the English Championship and therefore purse bids will be split 60% – 40%.

FEATHERWEIGHT

LEE SELBY (Holder) v SAMIR MOUNEIMNE

Samir Mouneimne withdrew from the above contest.

SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT (Vacant)

Due to Carl Frampton withdrawing from this contest and following the relinquishment of the Championship by Scott Quigg, the Stewards will consider this Championship next month.

BANTAMWEIGHT

LEE HASKINS (Holder) v JOSH WALE

The Stewards decided to approve a request from Promoter Jamie Sanigar for the above voluntary defence contest to take place on Saturday, 13th July 2013 in Bristol.

FLYWEIGHT

KEVIN SATCHELL (Holder) v IAIN BUTCHER

The above contest to be promoted by Frank Maloney, will take place on Saturday, 6th July 2013 at Echo Arena, Liverpool.