Bob Arum and some of the promoter’s company men thought Shakur Stevenson moved too fast by taking on Christopher Diaz in just his 11th professional fight.
And Allen also came in with a three fight win streak, after suffering a TKO defeat at the hands of Tony Yoka in June of 2018.
Dillian Whyte will face Oscar Rivas for the number one Heavyweight spot in the WBC at The O2 in London on Saturday July 20, live on Sky Sports Box Office.
Things are getting even worse for heavyweight contender Jarrell Miller. Miller was denied a license to box by the New York
Deontay Wilder has declared he is ‘disappointed’ but not shocked by Jarrell Miller’s failed drugs test.
Jarrell Miller has denied deliberately cheating after failing a drugs test ahead of his fight against Anthony Joshua.
British heavyweight Joe Joyce has relocated back to London to work with Adam Booth.
Following Jarrell Miller’s failed drugs test, multiple heavyweights have offered themselves up as potential replacement opponents to step in and fight Anthony Joshua on June 1 in New York.
Jarrell Miller has denied he is a drug cheat after testing positive for a banned substance.