Henry Wharton has been ordered to defend his European super-middleweight title less than a fortnight after winning it. Wharton will have to meet the former champion, Frederic Seillier of France, by the end of the year, the European Boxing Union has ordered.
PROFESSIONAL PROMOTION (Grosvenor House, London) for WBC Intercontinental featherweight title: J Irwin (Doncaster, holder) bt L Bruce (Trinidad) rsf 8th. 8-rd welterweight: A Panayi (St Helens) bt O Abrahams (Watford) pts. 6-rd welterweight: N Sinclair (Belfast) bt A Peach (Bloxwich) rsf 1st.Reuse content