South African boxer has been stripped of his IBF lightweight title for failing to defend it in the time scale permitted.
Fana, who was scheduled to defend against Argenis Mendez on June 11th, has reportedly not submitted a signed contract to the International Boxing Federation. The Menzez fight was scheduled to have taken place by March 11th, 2011.
Mendez will now fight for the vacant title.
May 20, 2011