Natasha Jonas desires a 3rd battle earlier than the top of the yr and intends to win a 3rd world title belt in 2022.
Earlier this month Jonas unified the WBO and WBC super-welterweight titles with an amazing show in Liverpool, beating Patricia Berghult on a large unanimous determination.
It’s a end result she plans to construct on.
“I’ve had a few social-media callouts. (IBF super-welter champion Marie) Dicaire, I am completely satisfied to take that battle,” Jonas advised Sky Sports activities.
“The advantage of the ladies is everybody desires to battle. There’s much less politics and issues which are put in the way in which to do it. So that they’re simple fights to make. If Ben (Shalom, her promoter) retains delivering, I simply need to do my half.
“Earlier than the top of the yr, three fights, how good would that be?”
Liverpool’s Jonas gained her first world title in February when she jumped up three weight courses to beat short-notice opponent Chris Namus for the WBO belt.
However she felt she established herself within the division along with her sturdy displaying in opposition to Berghult, performing effectively in her house metropolis.
“It was boss,” Jonas stated. “They cannot say them identical issues about Berghult. She’d been a champion for a very long time. She is on the high of the division and extra importantly she had the belt that I needed.
“Each spherical was aggressive, I could not change off at any stage of the battle. I truly most likely gave her extra rounds than the judges did.
“I used to be placing the strain on and attempting to attract them pictures out of her. It’s what it’s, I am not complaining!
“The physique pictures undoubtedly and in a while the headshots undoubtedly took their toll. That was sort of the plan, to sluggish her down.
“There’s nothing worse than having to punch when you do not wish to punch and being out of your personal consolation zone. That is what I used to be attempting to do.”
Jonas stays formidable for the long run. She has two of the belts that American star Claressa Shields, now a champion at middleweight, used to carry. Shields has her monumental showdown with Savannah Marshall rescheduled for October 15. Down the road Jonas is open to a battle with Shields, if the American have been to maneuver again all the way down to super-welter.
“Pay attention, something on this sport is feasible,” she stated. “I am unable to see myself exiting any time quickly. I’ve nonetheless bought objectives to succeed in.
“Once you’ve bought what I need, whether or not that is a WBC, whether or not that is a Ring belt, the IBF, WBA, you are in my sights.”
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