Shields vs Nelson : Two-time Olympic gold medalist and current WBC and IBF super middleweight titleholder Claressa Shields will return to the ring on January 12, when she makes her first pro title defense on Showtime.
Shields (4-0, 2 KO) will be defending against Tori Nelson (17-0-3, 2 KO) at Turning Stone Casino in Verona, New York. The fight will be the main event of ShoBox: The New Generation.
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At Verona, N.Y. (Showtime):
- Claressa Shields vs. Tori Nelson, 10 rounds, for Shields’ IBF/WBC women’s super middleweight title
- Jesse Hernandez vs. Ernesto Garza, 10 rounds, junior featherweights
- Shohjahon Ergashev vs. Sonny Fredrickson, 8 rounds, junior welterweights
- Christina Hammer vs. Lisa Garland, 10 rounds, female middleweights
- Apti Davtaev vs. Craig Lewis, 8 rounds, heavyweights
- Bakhtiyar Eyubov vs. Maurice Chalmers, 6 or 8 rounds, junior welterweights