Derevyanchenko completes training for Johnson (video)
Ukrainian middleweights Sergiy Derevyanchenko (10-0, 8 KOs) completed his training for Tureano Johnson (20-1, 14 KOs) fight which will be held August 25 in Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma, and will be a middleweight world title eliminator and headliner of a special Friday night edition of Premier Boxing Champions.
"This is a very important fight for me," said Derevyanchenko. "A victory in this fight brings me closer to my dream of becoming a world champion. I'm training hard for this challenge and I know that Johnson will be prepared. I'm going to show that I'm ready for anybody in the middleweight division."