The ultimate press convention earlier than Saturday’s bout between Hannah Rankin and Terri Harper befell on Thursday in Nottingham, England. Each ladies will combat for the World Boxing Affiliation (WBA) tremendous welterweight crown subsequent Saturday and are anxious to get within the ring.
The champion Rankin and her challenger Harper spoke to the press and gave their impressions a few combat that generates many doubts and expectations.
For the champion, her solely purpose is to achieve success on this combat. She is aware of that her challenger has been transferring up a few divisions and believes that can work towards her.
“Terri just isn’t large enough to be at this weight. She’s going to discover out this Saturday evening,” mentioned the Scot.
For her half, Harper is motivated by the problem and needs to be a champion once more: “I’m excited. I’ve actually loved this camp. I’ve the chance to grow to be world champion once more. The hearth is burning.
Having accomplished this exercise, now they solely should step on the scales this Friday, the place each should be at or under 154 kilos. As soon as this step is handed, they are going to be certified to dispute the black and gold crown.