JOE CORDINA is next in the world title fight as he takes on Kenichi Ogawa for the IBF super featherweight belt in less than TWO DAYS.
The Welsh wizard is undefeated as a professional and was also a successful amateur boxer.
Cordina has yet to be tested during a career that has included Commonwealth and British title wins.
Ogawa burst onto the scene in October, beating Azinga Fuzile for the IBF title at 130 pounds on Teofimo Lopez’s undercard against George Kambosos Jr.
The Japanese fighter dropped Fuzile three times en route to a unanimous decision win in New York.
And his first defense is against Matchroom protégé Cordina, who defeated Miko Khatchatryan in his last game.
When does Cordina play Ogawa?
- Cordina’s world title fight with Ogawa takes place on Saturday June 4th In the United Kingdom.
- The fight will take place at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales.
- Around 6,000 fans will attend the event.
What channel is it on and can it be streamed live?
- Cordina vs Ogawa is shown on DAZN in the UK, where you can subscribe to the channel for £7.99 a month.
- You can stream the action live via the DAZN app, which you can download to your phone or tablet.
- The main card starts from 19:00, ring walks are expected around 22:00.
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what was said
“I’ve dedicated my entire life to boxing and put myself in this position,” he said Coordinate.
“Now it’s this opportunity that counts, my world title shot.
“Becoming a world champion is a lifelong dream of mine and a stepping stone to securing my family’s future and making all the times I missed with them worthwhile.
“I will seize this opportunity with both hands; I’m ready to do anything to win and be crowned the new IBF Super Featherweight Champion.”
- Joe Cordina wins 4/7
- Draw 16/1
- Kenichi Ogawa wins 11/8
*Odds provided by Betfair are correct at the time of publication
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