By Boxing Bob Newman
The officials for the Chris John-Satoshi Hosono WBA super world featherweight title are as follows:
Referee: Rafael Ramos (USA), Judges: Alfredo Polanco (Mexico), Chalerm Prayadsab (Thailand), Sylvestre Abainza (Philippines), WBA Supervisor: Jesper Jensen (Denmark).
This will mark the 18th title defense of Chris “The Dragon” John over nearly ten years as interim, full and now super champion in the featherweight division.
The officials for the Daud Yordan-Simpiwe Vetyeka IBO featherweight title are as follows:
Referee: Phil Austin (Australia), Judges: Adam Height (Australia), Steve Marshall (Australia), Cherdchaichanon Sricharat (Thailand), IBO Supervisor: Kiate Sirigul (Thailand).