Cherneka Johnson to defend IBF belt vs. Ellie Scotney in May

An interesting boxing match is set to occur on May 20 in between 2 of the leading young fighters in the sport. Ellie Scotney will challenge Cherneka Johnson for Johnson’s IBF junior featherweight title on the undercard of the Katie Taylor-Chantelle Cameron undeniable junior welterweight champion fight that will likewise act as Taylor’s homecoming fight in Ireland. This will be Johnson’s 2nd defense of the IBF title and her very first fight beyond Australia or New Zealand as an expert. Despite a cut over her eye in her last fight, Johnson had the ability to protect a persuading consentaneous choice triumph. Scotney, on the other hand, has actually been getting acknowledgment as one of the sport’s increasing potential customers with 3 wins in 2022, consisting of a triumph over previous IBF bantamweight champ Maria Cecilia Roman. While this will be her very first fight beyond England, Scotney is delighted for the chance to display her abilities on a worldwide phase. The occasion will include 3 females’s title battles, consisting of the WBA junior middleweight champion in between titleholder Terri Harper and previous pound-for-pound world champ Cecilia Braekhus.


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