Sergiy Derevyanchenko VS Daniel Jacobs Ordered By IBF, For Vacant Middleweight Title
The International Boxing Federation has ordered the fight Sergiy Derevyanchenko (12-0, 10 KOs) and Daniel Jacobs (34-2, 29 KOs) for the Vacant IBF middleweight title, which was stripped off Middleweight king Gennady (GGG ) Golovkin last month.
The sanctioning body gave with the order 30 days for both fighters to negotiate the fight purse before a Purse bid takes place.
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Both fighters have been friends in the past and both have respect for one another, in terms of talent, having been sparing partners in the past. This leaves spur the possibility of both facing off for thh title.
Daniel Jacobs previously held the WBA version of the title from 2014-2017 when he lost the title to GGG via split decision and will though not loking good in his last three fights be ready to take up another title in it he division.