Natasha Jonas v Marie Eve Dicaire Unification Set for November 12!
Unified junior middleweight champion Natasha Jonas (12-2-1, 8KO) and two-time IBF champion Marie Eve Dicaire (18-1, 1KO) are on a collision course to crown a three-belt champion. Each champions took to social media to ship a message to the followers and categorical their pleasure concerning the information.
THE JOURNEY OF TWO CHAMPIONS
Jonas’ journey to the highest has been a troublesome one. Earlier than changing into a champion, she was turned away by two totally different champions. First she was defeated by former WBC junior light-weight champion Terri Harper. A second failed alternative would come by defeat to undisputed light-weight champion Katie Taylor.
Jonas appears to have discovered a groove at junior welterweight. The unified champion took gained back-to-back title fights towards Chris Namus for the vacant WBO title, and WBC champion Patricia Berghult in 2022.
Dicaire gained the IBF title by defeating Namus in 2018. She made 4 profitable title defenses earlier than being defeated by Claressa “T-rex” Shields for the undisputed crown in 2021. The 36-year-old Canadian didn’t have to attend lengthy to regain the title. Shortly afterward, Shields would transfer up and Dicaire would transfer in to seize the vacant belt by a career-first knockout towards Cynthia Lozano.
NEXT STOP: UNDISPUTED
The winner between Jonas and Dicaire will combat for undisputed, which brings us to newly topped WBA champion Terri “Belter” Harper. Harper defeated Hannah Rankin for the title and can be paying shut consideration to the outcomes of this combat.
United Kingdom followers will undoubtedly be cheering for Jonas as they need to see her and Harper settle issues in a 2020 rematch that noticed Harper victorious.
All of the motion will air stay on Sky Sports activities on the Manchester Enviornment, in the UK on November 12.
By: Garrisson Bland