Ricky Hatton says Kiryl Relikh has breezed to the top level ahead of title fight with Ricky Burns
Kiryl Relikh has breezed to the top level of boxing, according to his trainer Ricky Hatton, as the Belarusian prepares to face Ricky Burns on Friday night in Glasgow.
The SSE Arena will play host to Burns’ inaugural defence of his WBA light super-lightweight belt, but the Scottish three-weight champion is up against a 26-year-old the boxing world knows little about.
Former world champion Hatton is Relik’s promoter and trainer and explained that although his boxer is inexperienced at the top level, Burns would be mistaken to think he is no more than a big right punch.
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