Murodjon Akhmadaliev could have a golden alternative this Saturday in his first protection of the World Boxing Affiliation (WBA) Tremendous Bantamweight Tremendous Championship. The 122-pound monarch will face Japan’s Ryosuke Iwasa in Uzbekistan and it will likely be his first skilled struggle in his native nation.
The Humo Area, in Tashkent, would be the venue the place Akhmadaliev will defend his title in opposition to a powerful and skilled opponent just like the Japanese, who comes with all his power trying to shock everybody and spoil the get together for the native fighter.
The 26-year-old fighter, who has made his total skilled profession within the U.S., gained his belt on January thirtieth when he defeated Daniel Roman in a troublesome struggle held in Miami, Florida. Murodjon gained a break up resolution and bought the WBA belt, in addition to the IBF belt.
He’ll now make his first protection in opposition to Iwasa, a 31-year-old veteran who’s a former world champion and desires to regain that standing. The native of Kashiwa, Chiba, comes from defeating Filipino Marlon Tapales and incomes the correct to face the champion.
This week, the promotional occasions of the Matchroom Boxing occasion will happen, with the presence of nice Uzbek skills equivalent to Shakhram Giyasov (10-0, 8 KOs), who will defend his WBA-Worldwide Tremendous Light-weight belt in opposition to Mexican Patricio Lopez (28-4, 20 KOs) within the co-main struggle.
Akhmadaliev has a file of 8 wins in as many fights, and 6 KOs, whereas Iwasa has 27 wins, 3 losses, and 17 knockout victories.