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LEE SELBY SIGNS NEW DEAL TO JOIN #TEAMEVERLAST

FORMER IBF WORLD CHAMPION AND WELSH BOXER, LEE SELBY, JOINS #TEAMEVERLAST

 

London, UK – Thursday 21st February, 2019: Everlast Worldwide, the world’s leading manufacturer, marketer and licensor of boxing, MMA and fitness equipment, has announced a 2-year equipment deal with Lightweight boxing star Lee Selby.

Selby turned professional in 2008, and is a former IBF World Featherweight Champion, with a current record of 26-2. Nicknamed “The Welsh Mayweather” due to his elusive counter-punching style, Selby will now look to recapture a world title at Lightweight following a hard-fought points defeat to Leeds’ Josh Warrington in May 2018.

“We’re delighted to be formalising our relationship with Lee” said Chris Zoller, Vice President of Marketing and Product Development for Everlast. “He is a tremendously skilled fighter and a great role model for so many. We look forward to seeing what the next chapter of Lee’s career holds and working alongside him on many fronts over the coming years”.

With his Lightweight debut on the Degale vs. Eubank Jr. undercard on February 23rd and world title ambitions for 2019, Selby is excited to be announcing the partnership at a pivotal stage of his career: “I’m delighted to be joining #TeamEverlast. I believe people haven’t yet seen the best of me and I look forward to gaining that extra edge by working with the best in the business. They are a historic brand with great values and tradition so it was a natural move to make”.

 

For more information contact:

Luke Smith

Luke.Smith@everlast.com

Photo credit: Liam Hartery Photography

 

About Everlast Worldwide Inc.

 

The preeminent brand in boxing since 1910, Everlast is the world’s leading manufacturer, marketer and licensor of boxing, MMA and fitness equipment. From legendary champions Jack Dempsey and Sugar Ray Robinson to current superstars Benson Henderson and Deontay Wilder, Everlast is the brand of choice for generations of world champion professional athletes. Built on a brand heritage of strength, dedication, individuality and authenticity, Everlast is a necessary part of the lives of countless champions. Based in Manhattan, Everlast’s products are sold across more than 75 countries and 6 continents. For more information, visit www.everlast.com.

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