will defend her WBC World Tremendous-Light-weight title in opposition to Melissa Hernandez
on the undercard of Devin Haney’s WBC World Light-weight title protection in opposition to Jorge Linares on Saturday Might 29 on the Michelob ULTRA Area at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, stay worldwide on DAZN – with extra tickets to go on sale at 10am PT tomorrow (April 25).
Cameron (13-0 7 KOs) makes the primary protection of the title she received with a shut-out factors win over Adriana dos Santos Araujo in Milton Keynes, UK in October, and the proficient 29 12 months outdated fights within the States for the primary time within the paid ranks in opposition to Hernandez (23-7-3 7 KOs).
The Puerto Rican veteran is combating for a World title at a 3rd weight class after been the WBC Featherweight ruler and having additionally challenged for the WBC Light-weight strap.
There’s an interesting battle between two Golden Boy Promotions stablemates as Jason Quigley and Shane Mosley Jr go toe-to-toe for the WBO NABO Middleweight title. Quigley (18-1 14 KOs) is again on the profitable path with back-to-back wins after his setback in opposition to Tureano Johnson in July 2019, and a 3rd win on the spin for the adorned Irish newbie would catapult him into the combination for extra huge fights and titles at 160lbs.
That’s precisely what Mosley Jr (17-3 10 KOs) is looking too, and the son of the previous three-weight king Shane Mosley is in nice type himself and has boxed extra just lately than Quigley, forcing the retirement of Cristian Olivas after 5 rounds in Indio, California in February. That was a fourth win on the bounce for the 30 12 months outdated, and he’ll be out for an announcement win over Quigley to emerge into the combination at Middleweight.
It’s an enormous evening for Martin J. Ward as he faces Azinga Fuzile in a remaining eliminator for the IBF World Tremendous-Featherweight title. Ward (24-1-2 11 KOs) is edging nearer to his World title goals and the #4 ranked Briton enters the most important struggle of his profession to this point on his American debut and a welcome return to motion for the 29 12 months outdated whose final struggle was a shutout win over Jesus Amparan in Sheffield, UK in February 2020.
Fuzile (14-1 8 KOs) additionally fights in America for the primary time in his profession, and the South African ranked one spot decrease than Ward at #5 is taking a second chunk on the cherry having confronted Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov in an eliminator in September 2019 in East London, South Africa, with Fuzile forward on the playing cards earlier than the Russian recorded an eight spherical stoppage. ‘Golden Boy’ has not boxed since that evening however can get again heading in the right direction for a world title shot in what guarantees to be an thrilling conflict.
On the different finish of the spectrum, there’s knowledgeable debut on the cardboard for Eddie Hearn’s newest American signing, Khalil Coe. The 24 12 months outdated Jersey expertise will kick life off within the paid ranks at Mild-Heavyweight earlier than eyeing a transfer all the way down to 168lbs, and his journey will start in Las Vegas.
Reshat Mati (9-0 7 KOs) enters double figures within the professional sport on the cardboard, with the New Yorker seeking to lengthen his KO run to 6 fights, having added two KOs in fast succession in November and December, each in Hollywood, Fl.
Ramla Ali (2-0) has been spectacular in her two fights since turning professional in October and the primary professional feminine fighter from Somalia will get an introduction to American struggle followers on the invoice, a card that’s rounded off by Devin Haney Promotions’ Darren Cunningham (13-0 7 KOs) persevering with his professional rise.
“This can be a stacked card in assist of a superb foremost occasion – and our first promotion in Las Vegas,” stated promoter Eddie Hearn. “It’s a superb alternative for Chantelle Cameron to showcase her expertise within the States and stake her declare for the unification fights she craves, in opposition to a troublesome competitor in Melissa Hernandez.
“Quigley vs. Mosley Jr has the texture of a must-win crossroads struggle for the pair, whereas Ward vs. Fuzile has a lot at stake and is certain to catch fireplace.
“What an evening for Khalil Coe to make his debut, this younger man can grow to be a star, and the professional journeys of Reshat Mati, Ramla Ali and Darren Cunningham proceed on the invoice. That is an unmissable evening of boxing in Las Vegas.”