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Boxing: Sunny Edwards vs Jayson Mama

Sunny Edwards vs Jayson Mama 

Edwards (16-0, 4 knockouts) was ready to fight for the first time since dethroning reigning champion Moruti Mhtalane, in the best performance of his career on April 30 at York Hall. The feat saw the 25-year-old from nearby Croydon win his first major title in the same division where his older brother Charlie once held the WBC flyweight title.

Sunny Edwards vs Jayson Mama

A win on Saturday would have positioned the young Edwards to challenge the best in the division. Edwards will have to bounce back before getting a new fight date with Mama (16-0, 9 knockouts), an undefeated contender from General Santos City, Philippines.

"Destroyed that my fight on Saturday is canceled," Edwards noted via social media. “It will have a rescheduled date as soon as possible. I want to apologize firstly to my opponent Jayson and his team, as I understand the frustration they must be feeling, secondly, with Frank Warren & BT, as my homecoming was going to be the most important night of my career. ".

The rest of the card has not yet been canceled as it is going to be published. Among those gracing the card are former title challenger Callum Johnson (19-1, 14 KOs) facing Serbian Marko Nikolic (27-1, 12 KOs) and middleweight prospect Denzel Bentley (14-1. -1, 12 knockouts) in ten rounds . fights Andrew Robinson (24-5-1, 7 knockouts). If the show continues, both matches could receive updates.