Five title fights, Kurbanov, Tishchenko and Chuprakov. RCC Boxing Promotions’s preparing to close the season 2019
This Saturday, the second of November, Ekaterinburg will host a big international boxing tournament by RCC Boxing Promotions. Boxers from nine countries will face at the RCC Martial Arts Academy, and spectators will see eleven fights. For the first time five title fights will take place at the RCC show.
Ural boxer Magomed Kurbanov (17-0) will be the headliner of the show. In the main fight of the evening, he will meet with the former world champion Argentinean Diego Chaves (27-4-1). Boxers will fight for the WBO title in a 12-round fight. Chaves boxed against top fighters such as Timothy Bradley Jr, who won Ruslan Provodnikov, and Keith Thurman, so this fight is a real challenge for the "Black Lion".
Co-main event of the evening will be the fight between the undefeated Muhammadkhuja Yaqubov (14-0) and the current Mexican champion Abraham Montoya (18-1-1). Yaqubov is the WBC Intercontinental champion and will be defending his belt on November 2nd. Interestingly, the Mexican had only defeat at the beginning of his career and has remained undefeated ever since.
Another spectacular fight of the boxing show will be the bout of Olympic champion Evgeny Tishchenko (5-0), who this year won a very important the WBO Inter-Continental title. An undefeated Kazakhstan boxer Issa Akberbayev (20-0) will go into the ring against him - Tishchenko had no get rivals of this level yet.
The WBO International title will be at stake in a fight between two Ural boxers Evgeny Chuprakov (21-1) and Mark Urvanov (16-1-1). Both are in the top five strongest boxers in Russia in the super feather weight and many times met at RCC Boxing Promotions tournaments. However, the face-to-face meeting will take place for the first time.
The fifth title meeting of the evening will be the fight for World Boxing Organization Youth Welter Title, in which young boxers Igor Adleiba from Abkhazia and Eddy Colmenarez from Venezuela will meet.
5:00 p.m. - the beginning
7:15 p.m. is the first title fight
10:00 p.m. - the main battle
11:00 p.m. - the end of the tournament
Javokhirbek Karimov vs Stanislav Predybailo
Ivan Chirkov vs Dastanbek Imankaziev
Denis Khamatov vs Vasily Voytsekhovsky
Khaibula Musalov vs Karen Avetisyan
Asror Vokhidov vs Andrey Fedortsov
Vazir Tamoyan vs Evgeny Nikitin
Igor Adleiba vs Eddy Colmenarez | World Boxing Organisation Youth Welter Title
Evgeny Chuprakov vs Mark Urvanov | World Boxing Organisation International Super Feather Title
Evgeny Tishchenko vs Issa Akberbayev | World Boxing Organisation Inter-Continental Cruiser Title
Muhammadkhuja Yaqubov vs Abraham Montoya | World Boxing Council International Super Feather Title
Magomed Kurbanov vs Diego Gabriel Chaves | World Boxing Organisation International Super Welter Title