Chantelle Cameron and Jason Quigley to Seem on Devin Haney vs Jorge Linares Card Could 29
Chantelle Cameron will defend her WBC World Tremendous Light-weight title in opposition to Melissa Hernandez. Additionally Jason Quigley returns to tackle Shane Mosely Jr in a crossroads battle. This on the undercard of Devin Haney’s WBC World Light-weight title protection in opposition to Jorge Linares Saturday Could 29 on the Michelob ULTRA Area at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Reside worldwide on DAZN – with extra tickets to go on sale at 10am PT April 25.
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CHANTELLE CAMERON (13-0, 7KO) vs MELISSA HERNANDEZ (23-7-3, 7KO)
Cameron makes the primary protection of the title she received with a shut-out factors win over Adriana dos Santos Araujo in October. The proficient 29 year-old fights within the States for the primary time within the paid ranks in opposition to Hernandez.
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.
JASON QUIGLEY (18-1, 14KO) vs SHANE MOSLEY JR (17-3, 10KO)
There’s an enchanting 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 is again on the profitable path with back-to-back wins after his setback in opposition to Tureano Johnson in July 2019. A 3rd win on the spin for the embellished Irish novice would catapult him into the combination for extra massive fights and titles at Middleweight.
That’s precisely what Mosley Jr is looking too. The son of former three-weight king Shane Mosley is in tremendous kind himself and has boxed extra not too long ago than Quigley, forcing the retirement of Cristian Olivas after 5 rounds in February. That was a fourth win on the bounce for the 30 12 months previous, and he’ll be out for an announcement win over Quigley to emerge into the combination at Middleweight.
MARTIN J. WARD (24-1-2, 11KO) vs AZINGA FUZILE (14-1, 8KO)
It’s an enormous evening for Martin J. Ward as he faces Azinga Fuzile in a closing eliminator for the IBF World Tremendous Featherweight title. Ward is edging nearer to his World title desires and the #4 ranked Briton enters the most important combat of his profession to this point on his American debut. A welcome return to motion for the 29 year-old whose final combat was a shutout win over Jesus Amparan in February 2020.
Fuzile additionally fights in America for the primary time in his profession. 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. Fuzile was 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 on the right track 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 year-old Jersey expertise will kick life off within the paid ranks at Mild Heavyweight earlier than eyeing a transfer all the way down to Tremendous Middleweight, and his journey will start in Las Vegas.
Reshat Mati (9-0 7 KOs) enters double figures within the professional recreation on the cardboard. The New Yorker is trying to lengthen his KO run to 6 fights, having added two KOs in fast succession in November and December.
Ramla Ali (2-0) has been spectacular in her two fights since turning professional in October. The primary professional feminine fighter from Somalia will get an introduction to American combat 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 help of an excellent predominant occasion – and our first promotion in Las Vegas. It’s an excellent 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 tricky competitor in Melissa Hernandez.
“Quigley vs. Mosley Jr has the texture of a must-win crossroads combat for the pair. In the meantime, Ward vs. Fuzile has loads at stake and is certain to catch fireplace.
“What an evening for Khalil Coe to make his debut. This younger man can turn out to be a star. Additionally, 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.”
Eddie Hearn – Matchroom Boxing
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