Matchroom Boxing and Dazn will present Kenichi Ogawa vs Joe Cordina Boxing event from Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales, on June 4, 2022.
Kenichi Ogawa will defend his IBF Super Featherweight title for the first time against hometown boy Joe Cordina, who is also getting the first world title shot of his career. Ogawa won the vacant title in November last year against Azinga Fuzile at Maddison Square Garden in New York.
Cordina remains undefeated in his 14 bouts career with three wins in 2021 itself where he defeated Miko Khatchatryan(unanimous decision), Joshuah Hernandez(first-round KO), and Faroukh Kourbanov(majority decision).
The main card will also feature EBU European Super Featherweight title bout with Faroukh Kourbanov defending the title against Zelfa Barrett. Dalton Smith is defending WBC International Silver Super Lightweight title against Mauro Perouene. Skye Nicolson vs Gabriela Bouvier featherweight bout and
Gamal Yafai vs Sean Crains super bantamweight bout will complete the card.
The main card of the event will air worldwide on Dazn. Prelims will air on both on Dazn and on Matchroom’s Youtube Channel(video embedded above). Prelims also have 5 bouts scheduled.
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Results & Card
- Joe Cordina defeated Kenichi Ogawa via KO at 1:15 of round 2 – 12 rounds bout for Ogawa’s IBF Super Featherweight Championship)
- Zelfa Barrett defeated Faroukh Kourbanov(c) by unanimous decision(120-108, 119-109, 118-110) – 12 rounds EBU European Super Featherweight title bout
- Dalton Smith defeated Mauro Perouene by TKO in round 6 – 10 rounds WBC International Silver Super Lightweight title bout
- Skye Nicolson defeated Gabriela Bouvier by decision(80-72) – 8 rounds Women’s Featherweight bout
- Gamal Yafai defeated Sean Crains by TKO in round 4 – 8 rounds Super Bantamweight bout
- Calum French defeated Gadatamen Taylor by decision(79-73) – 8 rounds Super lightweight bout
- Kyran Jones defeated Vasif Mamedov by decision(40-35) – 4 rounds Middleweight bout
- Joe Morgan defeated Rustem Fatkhullin by decision(40-35)- 4 rounds Super lightweight bout
- Ben Crocker defeated Evgenii Vazem by decision(40-36)- 4 rounds Welterweight bout
- Ester Konecna defeated Monique Bux by decision(39-37) – 4 rounds Women’s Super Middleweight bout