Luke Campbell wants Yvan Mendy revenge, then a world title shot or Anthony Crolla this year Luke Campbell wants Yvan Mendy revenge, then a world title shot or Anthony Crolla this year
Luke Campbell wants his Yvan Mendy rematch next and before setting up another world-title shot before the end of the year. The WBC has... Luke Campbell wants Yvan Mendy revenge, then a world title shot or Anthony Crolla this year

Luke Campbell wants Yvan Mendy revenge, then a world title shot or Anthony Crolla this year

Luke Campbell wants his Yvan Mendy rematch next and before setting up another world-title shot before the end of the year.

The WBC has ordered an eliminator between the two lightweights, which will decide who is the No 1 challenger to current champion Mikey Garcia.

Luke Campbell wants Yvan Mendy revenge, then a world title shot or Anthony Crolla this year

I am now a completely different person and a different fighter all-round. I am 10 times better than I was when he beat me three-and-a-half years ago

Luke Campbell

Garcia is expected face IBF holder Robert Easter Jr in a unification bout at the end of July, with Vasyl Lomachenko joining the mix with his win over Jorge Linares, but Campbell wants to deal with Mendy first and avenge the December 2015 defeat that saw him floored for the first time as a professional.

Luke Campbell wants Yvan Mendy revenge, then a world title shot or Anthony Crolla this year Garcia is the current WBC champion at 135lbs

“It’s the fight I am looking for and the fight I want next and it’s been ordered by the WBC,” he exclusively told Sky Sports

“It is an eliminator but by the time it comes around it could possibly be for the full title, I’ve just got to wait and find out.

Luke Campbell wants Yvan Mendy revenge, then a world title shot or Anthony Crolla this year Luke Campbell was beaten on points by Yvan Mendy and floored for the first time in his career in the 5th round Luke Campbell was beaten on points by Yvan Mendy and floored for the first time in his career in the 5th round

“Mendy’s always been on my list, for sure. I know he’s been winning and it will be a tough fight. He is a tough competitor, he’s strong, durable, a tough guy.

“I am now a completely different person and a different fighter all-round. I am 10 times better than I was when he beat me three-and-a-half years ago.

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