Zak Chelli collides with unbeaten rival Mark Jeffers and Ben Whittaker dangers his excellent report on the Marshall vs Crews-Dezurn invoice on July 1, reside on Sky Sports activities.
Chelli had been set to problem for the Commonwealth super-middleweight title, however champion Heffron needed to pull out with damage, and Jeffers has stepped in as a alternative, whereas light-heavyweight Whittaker faces Vladimir Belujsky.
Jeffers, who’s undefeated in 15 fights, ought to present one other harmful problem for Chelli, who boosted his status with a dominant factors win over Anthony Sims Jr in February.
Whittaker, who demolished Jordan Grant in Could, takes on Eire-based Belujsky, a sturdy campaigner who has thrice as many KO wins on his report as Whittaker has bouts.
In the principle occasion, Savannah Marshall challenges heavy-handed Franchon Crews-Dezurn for the undisputed super-middleweight titles.
On an thrilling undercard, Natasha Jonas can even grow to be a two-weight world champion when she battles Kandi Wyatt for the IBF welterweight belt, and Callum Simpson can show his explosive energy towards Boris Crighton.
“Mark Jeffers is harmful and gifted,” mentioned Ben Shalom, BOXXER founder and CEO.
“He will probably be stepping as much as an enormous alternative to struggle Zak Chelli after Mark Heffron pulled out by way of damage. I’m delighted to show round such an excellent struggle – probably struggle of the evening – in a matter of days. Credit score has to go to each guys for taking over such a giant problem.
“Zak Chelli is on a mission to show himself the most effective super-middleweight within the nation and he’s fearless in taking over anybody alongside the best way. Chelli is a throwback fighter, he has that ‘anybody, anytime’ mentality and Jeffers is able to meet him head-on, so I give full credit score to each of them. They each know that is going to be a troublesome struggle.
“Ben Whittaker’s final efficiency acquired him on the radar of each sports activities fan within the nation. He’s a once-in-a-lifetime kind of expertise and he’s mentioned himself that he desires to be preventing on the high degree as quickly as attainable. This will probably be his first struggle over eight rounds. Vladimir Belujsky is hard, he’s tough, however I feel we’re going to see one thing particular from Ben Whittaker as soon as once more in Manchester.”