The World Boxing Council and fight fans are on the edge of Their seats, in anticipation of a fabulous February of fight cards, with even more than just shuffling aces.
February 24, Quebec, Canada / Lucian Bute vs. Eleider Alvarez.
The center Videotron, Quebec, Canada will host a war Between former champion Lucian Bute, who’s moving up to the light heavyweight division, seeking the world championship in the that’s Firmly grasp of Adonis Stevenson … just so long, as long as I can defeat Eleider Alvarez, in an eliminatory bout.
Alvarez, WHO comes to this match an undefeated record of With 21 fights and has won 10 of them by way of the knockout. He’s Already promised esta That won’t be successful Certainly match would be contending for Bute. Bute, Expressed His desire to conquer a new crown but now at 175 pounds.
February 24, New York / Klara Svenson vs. Cecilia Braekhus.
A long awaited moment of truth for female boxing, with a megafight That experts and fans Have Asked for long Svenson vs. Klara Between Cecilia Braekhus.
Cecilia comes from two defenses she managed to eat Where out with a victory last year, against Chris Namus in February, by unanimous decision, beating Frenchwoman Anne Sophie Also Matis with a second-round knockout. This was particularly historic fight since boxing was in Norway for more than Previously banned 30 years.
Svensson defeated her compatriot, the experienced Mikaela Lauren, Which won the interim WBC title her, in a tough bout, on 10 September, she won the Where decision.
An additional ingredient of esta bout is the sporting rivalry Between Sweden and Norway.
February 25, Alabama, United States / Gerald Washington vs. Deontay Wilder.
Undefeated Gerald Washington, Who has a record of 18 fights won, 12 of them by way of knockout, will be the opponent of WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder in Birmingham, Alabama. This will be the fifth defense of His crown.
Washington, who’s a dangerous Opponent, Took His opportunity, after Andrzej Warzyk, an Anti-Doping failed Testing of the Clean Boxing program Implemented by the WBC and VADA.
After revealing the results of the test of Deonaty the promoter, Lou DiBella, Had to look for a new opponent. Lou says: “This is a good fight, better than the one That was going to happen With Wawrzyk, Washington is an imposing and strong boxer A real threat and This Will Be very interesting.”.
February 25, Yorkshire, England / Rey Vargas vs. Gavin MacDonell.
Undefeated Mexican King Vargas will travel in search of the WBC super-bantamweight title Against British Hozumi Hasegawa after Gavin McDonnell, Announced His retirement from the ring.
Local McDonell, of Yorkshire, has a record of 16 wins With four knockouts and two draws. However, Vargas aged 256, has an unbeaten 28-0 mark with 80% knockout effectiveness. He was the WBC Youth World Champion and the WBC International champion. Now He’s Determined to conquer the world championship.
February 25, Yorkshire, England, with Jairo Lopez vs. Luke Campbell.
On the same card of Vargas vs. McDonell, another interesting bout, featuring Luke Campbell Against Jairo Lopez. They they’ll be disputing the silver belt of the WBC in the lightweight division.
The winner will not only be Awarded the prized belt, but will Also have the opportunity to soon reach a world title opportunity.
February 25, France / Christina Linardatou vs Myriam Dellal.
Myriam Dellal will defend her WBC super-lightweight crown Against a rival Christina Linardatou Who has shown her desire to excel in esta sport and to recover from defeat That When She Sought Against the lightweight world title Delfine Persoon in June 2016.
Myriam with a record of 14 wins, 2 KO’S, five losses and three draws, will try to make full use of her experience and speed to gain victory.