The promoter called the next opponent of world Boxing champion Beterbiev
The next opponent of world Boxing champion in the light heavyweight under versions IBF and WBC Artur Beterbiev will be the mandatory Challenger Chinese man Fenelon. About it reports the Boxing Scene with reference to the Russian athlete promoter Bob Arum.
According to the latter, the fight will be in China in the early 2020 during the celebration of Chinese New year. The official weekend is scheduled for January 24-30.
Last night, Beterbiev won by knockout Ukrainian Alexander Carnation in a unification match for the world title in the light heavyweight division for the WBC and IBF. The fight was stopped in the tenth round.
Coach of the Russian boxer Nuripasa Taliban said that the fight for Beterbiev was not easy. «Despite a certain ease of victory, I note that Alex is a Stud is a good fighter, and his strikes are very dangerous. And the match was difficult for Arthur», — quotes the coach of «R-Sport».
Beterbiev won the 15-th victory in 15 fights in the professional ring. Each of them knocked out the Russians rivals. Man Fanlun won 16 games out of 16 (10 of them by knockout).