HomeBoxingClaressa Shields Vs. Savannah Marshall: Hearn Says Marshall Will get The Stoppage Win If Struggle Occurs — Boxing Information
Claressa Shields Vs. Savannah Marshall: Hearn Says Marshall Will get The Stoppage Win If Struggle Occurs — Boxing Information
April 11, 2021
A combat between Claressa Shields and Savannah Marshall could possibly be the largest feminine combat in boxing proper now, and it might occur within the UK. Eddie Hearn tells Sky Sports activities he’s ready to pay Staff-Shields the large, huge cash that’s being demanded to make this combat. As followers know, Shields and Marshall have a historical past, the 2 boxing as amateurs means again in 2012, with Marshall getting the choice win. To this present day, no different fighter has overwhelmed Shields, who has gained the whole lot there may be to win in three weight divisions (154/160/168).
Shields has bitten over the best way she feels very strongly how Marshal has “lived off my identify, this attributable to the truth that she beat me after I was simply 17 years previous.” Shields has mentioned a variety of occasions how she would put a beating on Marshall in a professional assembly. Marshall insists she is the one lady who can defeat Shields and that she is going to accomplish that once more if given the chance.
Final night time, Marshall retained her WBO middleweight title and improved to 10-0(8) with a formidable third spherical stoppage of late substitute, Maria Lindberg, with Marshall turning into the primary fighter to cease Lindberg. Marshall once more referred to as out Shields within the post-fight interview.
“I punch too arduous for Claressa Shields,” Marshall acknowledged. “She doesn’t need to know. She’s not . If she will get some guts, an enormous showdown with Shields [can happen] on the finish of the 12 months.”
Shields, 11-0(2) is for certain to listen to what Marshall needed to say and there may be sure to be a response. Can this combat be made? All of us need to see it, that’s for positive. And what an enormous occasion it will be for British boxing if Hearn managed to lure Shields to the UK for the “revenge” combat. Hearn says Marshall is “The toughest P4P puncher in ladies’s boxing.”
“We all know what we would like subsequent,” he added, clearly pointing to the Marshall-Shields combat. “I feel Shields is nice however there isn’t a means she goes ten rounds with Savannah. Shields can’t stand as much as Savannah’s energy.”
However does Shields need it? Shields has executed nearly the whole lot there may be to do in her high-quality profession – aside from defeat Marshall. There actually is nothing left for the two-time Olympic gold medal winner to perform.