Nicola Adams will battle for a world or interim world title in solely her fifth skilled battle on the Leicester Area on October 6.
An opponent for the double Olympic gold medallist, 35, is ready to be confirmed subsequent week, however Adams’ preparations for the largest night time of her skilled profession have already begun.
She has relocated to the Ingle Health club in Sheffield to coach underneath Dominic Ingle after the San Francisco-based Virgil Hunter’s well being struggles meant that she may now not work with the revered American.
Nicola Adams will battle for a world or interim world title in solely her fifth skilled battle
Her transfer there has even led to her sparring WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders, and he or she stated: ‘I have been telling all people for some time that I am prepared and that I wish to step up at school and present the world what I can do.
‘I am able to go. I have been asking Frank (Warren) for some time to get me a world title and hopefully on October 6 it is going to be my time.
‘I am based mostly in Sheffield with Dominic Ingle; coaching’s going rather well. I used to coach there (elsewhere in Sheffield) as an newbie so it is nothing new to me.
‘I am getting good sparring, good coaching, and I can see me coming dwelling with a win. I spar the juniors, I’ve finished a few rounds with Billy. All people spars all people there – there is no exceptions.
‘You be taught so much – there’s completely different types, what pictures they throw. I am selecting up new issues on a regular basis. You are by no means the completed article.’
An opponent for the double Olympic gold medallist, 35, is ready to be confirmed subsequent week
Promising heavyweight Daniel Dubois, 20, will battle America’s Kevin Johnson on the undercard when he fights for the ninth time.
Johnson was beforehand used to check Anthony Joshua, Tyson Fury and Dereck Chisora and misplaced to every, and Dubois stated: ‘I practice very onerous within the health club, I am bettering on a regular basis as a fighter. I’ve nonetheless received a little bit of time, a little bit of studying to do, however I am not far off in any respect.’
Warren, who promotes Adams and Dubois, defined: ‘Our double Olympic gold medallist can be combating for a world title or interim world title however we will not announce the opponent subsequent week, due to a contractual state of affairs.’