- Joe Cordina Defends His World Title In Monaco On Nov 4
- The Welsh Champion Takes On US Feather Edward Vazquez
- Cordina vs Vazquez Running Order And Other Important Bits
Joe Cordina will defend his IBF Super-Featherweight World Title against American rival Edward Vazquez at the famous Casino de Monte Carlo in Monte Carlo, Monaco on Saturday, November 4, live on DAZN.
Cordina (16-0, 9 KOs) is widely regarded as one of the best British fighters today, a two-time champion of the world in just 16 fights, and returns to the ring following his breathtaking victory last April over Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov
The Tony Sims-trained champion, 31, will face a tough challenge in Vazquez (15-1, 3 KOs), who gets his first-ever World Title shot thanks to a four-fight winning streak. The 27-year-old Texan’s only career loss to date was a controversial split decision defeat by Raymond Ford in May 2022.
A win for Cordina should set up a unification fight with O’Shaquie Foster or a huge domestic clash with Leigh Wood.
Cordina vs Vazquez Undercard
South Africa’s Sive Nontshinga puts his IBF Light Flyweight championship on the line against Mexico’s Adrian Curiel (22-4-1, 3 KOs).
The ‘Special One’ (12-0, 9 KOs) makes the second defence of his IBF crown, which he won in a fight of the year contender against Hector Flores Calixto in 2022.
The 2016 Olympic Bronze medallist Souleymane Cissokho defends his WBC Silver Welterweight Title against Isaias Lucero.
Cissokho (16-0, 9 KOs), and will be looking to put on another strong showcase of his incredible talents on home soil when he collides with hard-hitting Mexican, Lucero (16-1, 10 KOs).
The inspirational Ramla Ali will seek redemption as she looks to avenge her only professional loss to date in a rematch with Julissa Guzman for the IBF Inter-Continental Super-Bantamweight Championship.
Mexican Guzman (13-2-2, 7 KOs) sensationally stopped Ali (8-1-0, 2 KOs) in round eight when they met in New Orleans back in June.
A win over rival Guzman will reignite Ali’s dream of becoming a future World Champion.
Cordina vs Vazquez Running Order
- Guzman vs Ali II – WBA International Super Bantamweight Title
- Cissokho vs Lucero – WBC Silver Welterweight Title
- Nontshinga vs Curiel – IBF Light Flyweight Title
- Cordina vs Vazquez – IBF Super Featherweight Title
Cordina vs Vazquez Start Time, TV Channel, Main Event Ring Walks
Date: Saturday, November 4
Venue: Casino de Monte Carlo in Monte Carlo, Monaco
TV Channel: DAZN
UK Time: 7:00 pm BST (3:00 pm ET/ 12 pm PT)
Ring Walks: 10:00 pm BST (6:00 pm ET/ 3:00 pm PT)