Various Chechen fighters, promoted by Ramzan Kadyrov-supported Akhmat Boxing, will probably be showcased in an enormous native night time of boxing, which is predicted to happen on Thursday, April 8, in Grozny, Russia.
In the principle occasion, WBO #4 rated gentle heavyweight Umar Salamov (25-1, 19 KOs) will heat up towards robust however slowly fading Russian opponent Sergey Ekimov (18-2, 9 KOs) in a battle, which is scheduled for eight rounds. Salamov, who’s presently on a roll, was scheduled to battle WBO #2 rated Maxim Vlasov within the WBO semifinal for the presently vacant title however that battle fell by means of for numerous causes.
Vlasov ended up in a battle versus Joe Smith Jr. for the exact same belt on Saturday night time in Tulsa.
Within the sole title battle of the night time, WBO #6 and IBF #13 tremendous middleweight Aslambek Idigov (19-0, 7 KOs) will danger his WBO and IBF European titles towards upset-minded Latvian fighter Andreis Pokumeiko (20-15-1, 13 KOs).
Unstoppable WBO Youth middleweight titleholder Rizvan Elikhanov (11-0, 11 KOs) will attempt to protect his good file towards Tanzanian fighter Mfaume Mfaume (16-7-2, 7 KOs) in a scheduled eight-rounder. Hulking heavyweight Apti Davtaev (20-0-1, 19 KOs) collides with Belgian import Jack Mulowayi (9-2-1, 5 KOs) additionally over eight. Flyweight Mehdi Abdurashedov (8-1, 5 KOs) will proceed his rebuild towards veteran Ukrainian Olexander Gryshuk (16-3, 6 KOs). Additionally, Islam Edisultanov (10-0, 6 KOs) takes on Georgian Pele Sadoyan (8-2-2, 3 KOs) additionally over eight.
Various different native prospects will participate within the present, together with Abdulkerim Edilov (3-0, 3 KOs), Shamil Khataev (6-0,1 KO) and Saidhusein Musalipov (5-0, 3 KOs).