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Miller Defends WBF Title Against Filippone

World Boxing Federation (WBF) North America Light Heavyweight Champion Shawn Miller will make his first title-defense on Friday August 15 at the City Center in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., when he takes on flashy lefty Frankie Filippone.

Miller, a 32 year-old from Troy, N.Y. with a 13-1-1 (5) record, won the WBF title last August with a unanimous decision over Yasin Rashid, and has since stayed busy with two low-key non-title victories while not being able to defend his crown due to various obstacles. Continue reading