The fight between North American Ryan García (20-0, 17 KO’s) and British Luke Campbell (20-3, 16 KO’s), for the interim light world championship of the World Boxing Council, will have to be postponed due to a positive result for COVID-19 from Luke Campbell.
The fight was scheduled to take place on December 5 at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California.
The new date is not yet known. The postponement was officially announced Tuesday by Golden Boy Promotions.
“Campbell is fine, but the fight will need to be rescheduled. As we know, the fans are looking forward to this great fight. All parties involved are working to schedule a new date as soon as possible. Details will be announced shortly, ”the statement said.
The WBC wishes Luke a speedy and full recovery.