Francis Cheka has been lined up to fight against German boxer Simon Benjamin in a Super Middleweight title bout to be staged in Berlin on November 18.
The title bout has been confirmed by the president of IBF Africa and Middle East, Onesmo Ngowi, through his mail availed on Sunday.
The boxers will have their bout staged at the
Universal Hall in Berlin where another Tanzanian Rashid Matumla lost the title to the German mid this year.
Simon has remarkable career having won 24 bouts without a loss while Cheka has featured in 33 career bouts to concede six losses.
Winner of the bout will be enrolled into the best 15 among the Super Middle weight boxers on the globe.
This will be Cheka’s biggest European outing after dominating domestic bouts for over four years now.
Cheka is reported to engage in training so as to stamp his authority over the German boxer who has perfected in the career.