Chantelle Cameron and Jessica McCaskill will conflict for the unified super-lightweight titles on the undercard of Dmitry Bivol vs. Gilberto Zurdo Ramirez.
The combat happens on the on the Etihad Area in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on Saturday November 5, dwell to subscribers worldwide on DAZN (excluding South Korea and MENA).
Northampton’s Cameron (16-0, 8 KOs) captured the well-known inexperienced and gold WBC 140lbs World Title by broadly outpointing Brazil’s Adriana dos Santos Arauja behind closed doorways on the Marshall Area in Milton Keynes again in October 2020.
‘Il Capo’ appeared sensational as she stopped Puerto Rico’s Melissa Hernandez in 5 rounds through the first defence of her crown the next yr in her US debut on the Michelob Extremely Area in Las Vegas.
The 31-year-old added the IBF and inaugural Ring Journal World Titles to her assortment by decisioning Indiana’s Mary McGee in an all-action fundamental occasion at The O2 in London in October 2021 earlier than defending her titles with one other unanimous resolution factors win over Victoria Noelia Bustos in Could this yr.
Undisputed Welterweight World Champion McCaskill (12-2, 5 KOs) drops down in weight to reinforce her pound-for-pound credentials after dethroning long-reigning champion Cecilia Braekhus in Downtown Tulsa Streets again in August 2020.
A former WBC and WBA World Champion at Tremendous-Light-weight, ‘CasKILLA’ returns to 140lbs for the primary time since October 2019 following three profitable defences of her IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC and WBO Welterweight World Titles.
“This combat means all the things to me, for me it’s all or nothing,” mentioned Cameron. “It’s a career-defining second for me – that is what each boxer units out to attain once they flip skilled.
“As quickly as I grew to become a World Champion, I mentioned that the primary purpose was to turn into undisputed. To turn into undisputed can be my dream come true. It’s what I need to obtain in boxing.
“Jessica is a really harmful fighter and clearly undisputed at 147lbs. She’s been there and she or he’s finished it.
“She’s acquired that crown at 147lbs, so it’s undoubtedly going to be my hardest combat thus far. I’m anticipating her to come back out all weapons blazing. She’s going to stay in on my chest, however I’ve acquired a recreation plan A, recreation plan B and recreation plan C.
“I’ll ensure that I field how I need to field and never get caught up in a slugfest. So long as I keep switched on and do what I do know I can do then this gained’t be a messy combat. It’s going to be an excellent arduous combat, however I do know I’m a greater all-round fighter.”
“I need to tackle the most important and greatest fights,” mentioned McCaskill. “I need to dominate in a number of weight lessons.
“It’s too simple to remain in a single weight class and play it protected. Now I need to show myself as the perfect Tremendous-Light-weight on the planet.”
“It is a career-defining second for Britain’s Chantelle Cameron – an opportunity to put in writing her title into the historical past books and turn into the undisputed Tremendous-Light-weight World Champion,” mentioned Matchroom Sport Chairman Eddie Hearn.
“Chantelle hasn’t put a foot improper up to now in her profession however she is aware of she faces her hardest take a look at thus far in opposition to Chicago’s sensible undisputed Welterweight ruler Jessica McCaskill who returns to 140lbs for one more shot at greatness. What a card we’re constructing for November 5 – watch it dwell world wide on DAZN.”
“Jessica McCaskill has confirmed she belongs within the Corridor of Fame,” mentioned Rick Ramos. “This victory will solidify that. I’m excited for this combat.”
An announcement on tickets will observe in the end.