Oleg Bogatov. The owner of champion belts under versions IBF and WBC Russian Artur Beterbiev is planning to fight with the Chinese man Vanelona in mid-March 2020 in Montreal, reported RIA Novosti, the brother and trainer of boxer Abakar Beterbiev.
Beterbiev October 18 in the United States in unification bout knockout win champion WBC Ukrainian Oleksandr gvozdik, winning 15 matches in a row on a professional ring. Earlier it was reported that the fight with man Vanelona, who is the mandatory Challenger can go to the beginning of 2020 in China during the Chinese New year celebration.
“The mandatory Challenger for a champion belt under version IBF is a Chinese boxer man Fenelon. The Chinese side proposed to organize the fight in his country in February, but Arthur refused. Including for the reason that it did not satisfy the time – the remaining time is not enough for full training. The bout is scheduled to be held in Montreal in mid-March,” – said in a telephone conversation Beterbiev.
“The first stage of preparation for the next match Arthur will be held in Russia. Training camp is scheduled in Prielbrusie in Terskol”, – said the Agency interlocutor.