Josh Kelly to face Walter Fabian Castillo on November 10!
Rising British welterweight prospect Josh Kelly (7-0, 5KOs) will face Walter Fabian Castillo on the Oleksandr Usyk vs Tony Bellew under-card.
Kell (24), is one of boxing’s brightest young stars who possessing fast hands and knockout power. Since turning pro, he has been on the fast track to contender status. In only his sixth fight he took a huge step up in competition when he faced former world champion Carlos Molina; beating him by a unanimous decision.
The man he’ll be facing on in Castillo (13-2, 3KOs) has two defeats on his record. Although, he went the distance in all fifteen of his bouts. Kelly has a chance to become the first fighter to accomplish that feat.
The young prospect is already ranked #11 and #24 by the WBA and WBC respectively. A win here will help catapult him up the welterweight rankings in hopes of securing a shot at a title.
By: Jerrell Fletcher