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Ricky Burns to face Jose Ocampo

Updated: November 29, 2012, 11:45 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Lightweight titlist Ricky Burns, in need of a new opponent for the past two weeks after the withdrawal of Liam Walsh, got one Wednesday: Jose Ocampo of the Philippines, promoter Frank Warren announced.

Walsh (13-0, 10 KOs), of England, pulled out of the Dec. 15 fight at the Excel Arena in London after he suffered a minor back injury in a car accident and was told by his doctor to rest and not to train for a month.

Scotland's Burns (35-2, 10 KOs), 29, who will be making ...

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