Errol Spence will defend his WBC and IBF welterweight world titles in opposition to Danny Garcia on November 21, each fighters confirmed on Friday.
The champion unified two belts by beating Shawn Porter in a thriller final September, however simply weeks later was concerned in a high-speed automotive crash in his hometown of Dallas.
Spence was lucky to outlive the incident as his Ferrari flipped a number of instances, ejecting him as a result of he was not sporting a seatbelt.
This fluke circumstance could properly have saved his life and he miraculously escaped with no damaged bones.
The facial accidents Spence suffered within the crash have raised questions on his boxing future although.
Many assumed he would take a tune-up bout when he returned to the ring so as to develop into reaccustomed to taking punches.
Nonetheless, ‘The Fact’ has refused to do that and is as a substitute leaping straight in with a bona fide challenger in Garica, who has beforehand held belts in two divisions.
Spence tweeted on Friday: “Completed deal. The king of the division is again Nov 21 on Fox PPV vs Danny Garcia #ManDown #StrapSeason.”
Garcia added: “HERE WE GO! Errol Spence on Nov 21. Signed! Sealed! Delivered! My tenth world title combat. It’s time to crown the king once more.”