Johnson will fight on Burns’ night

Callum Johnson will fight on March 12
Callum Johnson will fight on March 12

CALLUM Johnson will contest his second professional fight on March 12.

The Boston boxer, who won gold at last year’s Commonwealth Games, will feature on the undercard of Ricky Burns’ WBO super-featherweight title fight against Derek Laryea.

The bout will take place at Glasgow’s Braehead Arena.

Johnson is currently in training for the bout, although he is yet to be fixed up with an opponent.

The fighter, who is managed by Nazeem Hamed, won his professional debut, stopping Phillip Townley in December.