Josh Kelly was due to face David Avanesyan on the undercard of the Kell Brook-Michael Zerafa fight
Josh Kelly has been forced to withdraw from his welterweight fight with David Avanesyan due to illness.
‘PBK’ fell ill the night before his showdown with the former world champion, which was due to feature on the undercard of the Kell Brook-Michael Zerafa fight on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports.
Breaking news: @JOSHPBK is out of his fight tonight with David Avanesyan after falling ill overnight.
The fight will be rescheduled and we wish PBK a speedy recovery #KellyAvanesyan #BrookZerafa pic.twitter.com/R6k47AJkHf
— Matchroom Boxing (@MatchroomBoxing) December 8, 2018
Matchroom have confirmed Kelly and Avanesyan will now face each other at a later date.