Akzhol Sulaimanbek Uulu will defend the WBA Asia title against South African Sibusiso Zingange at a professional boxing tournament in Chelyabinsk.
Akzhol Sulaimanbek Uulu (14-0), boxer of the RCC Academy of Martial Arts (14-0) and South African Sibusiso Zingange (13-3-2) will fight for the WBA Asia title as part of the Kovalev VS Yarde show, which will take place on August 24 at the Ice Arena "Traktor" in Chelyabinsk.
Undefeated Akzhol Sulaimanbek Uulu’s the current WBA Asia Champion, one of the top five WBA. For Akzhol, the upcoming fight will be the fifteenth in his career and the sixth title. In March, Akzhol had his third defense of the WBA Asia belt. In a fight against Pipat Chaiporn (46-13-2) he won ahead of schedule in the eighth round.
For Sibusiso Zingange, the upcoming fight will be the eighteenth in a professional career and the sixth title. Sibusiso's last title fight was in February this year, against Nataneal Sebastian, in which he won and got the World Boxing Association Pan African Super Feather Title. For the boxer it will be the first fight in Russia.