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Burns to fight Zlaticanin on June 27

Updated: June 9, 2014, 4:28 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Ricky Burns, who lost his lightweight world title in March, will return to face Dejan Zlaticanin in an elimination bout with another world title shot on the line when they meet June 27 at the Braehead Arena in Glasgow, Scotland.

Fighting in Glasgow on March 1, American Terence Crawford soundly outpointed Burns to take his 135-pound belt. It had been Burns' fifth defense in a two-year title reign.

Now Burns is getting a chance to face Zlaticanin in an eliminator that will ...

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