Reports suggest that interim WBA lightweight champion Richard
Abril will defend his title against unbeaten Ugandan puncher Sharif
Bogere on October 13.
Abril controversially lost his shot at the full title against
Brandon Rios in April but was allowed to keep possession of the
interim bauble because of the contentious nature of verdict and the
fact that Rios failed to make the 135lbs weight limit.
It was rumoured that Abril would put his title on the line
against British and European champion Gavin Rees but now seems
possible that the Welshman could now be set to fight Yuriorkis