The bout between WBC light heavyweight champion Oleksandr Gvozdyk (17-0, 14 KOs) and IBF belt holder Arthur Beterbiev (14-0, 14 KOs) has been officially confirmed. The fight will take placce on October 18 and will become the main event of the evening in Philadelphia at Liacouras Center arena. The evening of boxing will take place on ESPN and ESPN Deportes.
On October 18 there will be held a unification bout in the light heavyweight division between WBC champion Alexander Gvozdyk (17-0, 14 KOs) and IBF title holder Arthur Beterbiyev (14-0, 14 KOs). The bout will take place in the United States.
IBF light heavyweight champion Arthur Beterbiev is ready to fight against WBO title holder Sergey Kovalev. Last weekend, Beterbiev defended his title by knocking out Radivoje Kalajdzic of US in the fifth round.
WBA light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol has no plans to fight his compatriot Arthur Beterbiev in the nearest future. Earlier IBF light heavyweight champion Beterbiev knocked out Radivoje Kalajdzic in the fifth round.
IBF light heavyweight champion Arthur Beterbiev (14-0, 14 KOs) scored a fifth round stoppage victory over Radivoje Kalajdzic (24-2, 17 KOs) in one of the main events of Saturday night at Stockton Arena in Stockton, California.