On March 16th, Nathan Cleverly, the current WBO light-heavyweight champion, will defend his title against mandatory challenger Robin Krasniqi. Forming part of Frank Warren’s huge British bill, which also sees Ricky Burns’ lightweight unification bout with Miguel Vazquez and George Groves’ first fight since beating Glen Johnson, Cleverly will be looking to maintain his perfect record against the Kosovan. Having been originally scheduled to fight back in April 2012, before Cleverly had to withdraw due to illness, the two will finally square off in front of a packed Wembley Arena.
Record: 25-0 (12KOs)
WBO Light Heavyweight Titleholder
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One of Britain’s three current world champions, Nathan Cleverly will need to put on a show in this fight if he is to get the unification bout he craves by the end of year. Arguably there are few current world champions with worse resumes than the Welshman, although this isn't down to a lack of...