World lightweight contender Dejan Zlaticanin (20-0, 13KO’s), will take on Ukranian Ivan Redkach (18-0, 14KO’s), in a final eliminator for the mandatory position for the WBC world title, it has been revealed recently.
The two undefeated fighters will face off as part of the Premier Boxing Champions series aired live on June 12 in Chicago.
Speaking to InstantBoxing.com’s Gary Mushrow, Zlaticanin said,“This is great opportunity for me. I’m calm and confident and certain that he [Redkach] will feel his first defeat. He is a great fighter, but I know I’m better!”
Speaking on working with powerful advisor Al Haymon, the 31 year old said, “This is a big opportunity for me. Now I’m working with Mr Haymon, I can make the big fights that I’ve wanted and win a world title.”