23
Sep
2018

Boxing Bites: Zeuge v Fielding / Ortegz v Tepora

Ringside 11/07/2018

The World Super Middleweight Champion of the World Boxing Association (WBA), Tyron Zeuge of Germany will defend his crown against the Brit Rocky Fielding, in a fight scheduled for July 14th in Offenburg, Germany.

This fight will be the fourth defense for Zeuge, who comes off of stopping Paul Smith and Isaac Ekpo twice inside the distance.

Fielding is receiving the most important opportunity of his career after holding the Super Middleweight Inter-Continental WBA Title and being ranked fourth position in the division.

The numbers are important and they do not lie, as Zeuge will come into the fight undefeated in 23 fights with 22 wins, 1 draw, and 12 knockouts. Fielding is coming into the fight with 27 bouts, 26 wins, 1 loss, and 14 stoppages inside the distance.

Mexican Edivaldo Ortega and Filipino Jhack Tepora will face off for the Interim World Boxing Association (WBA) World Featherweight Title on July 15th in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Ortega is ranked at number three and Tepora second in the 126-pound category of the WBA.

The native of Tijuana is presented with this opportunity after beating former champion Drian Francisco and improving his record through 28 fights to 26 wins, 1 loss, 1 draw, and 12 knockouts.

Tepora is a native of Cebu and will enter this fight with an undefeated record in 21 bouts with 16 stoppages inside the distance, including his last appearance before Lusanda K