WBO international lightweight champion Denys Berinchyk (10-0, 7 KOs) in getting ready for the fight with the Japanese Nihito Arakawa (32-6-2, 18 KOs), which will take place on April 20 in Kiev Sports Palace in Ukraine. The fight of Berinchyk against Arakawa will be the main event of the next boxing event of K2 Promotions Ukraine.
On April 20 K2 Promotions Ukraine will stage its next boxing tournament in Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine, on the arena of the Sports Palace. In the main event the silver medalist of the 2012 Olympic Games Denys Berinchyk (10-0, 7 KOs) will face the 7th number of the WBO rating Nihito Arakawa (32-6- 2, 18 KOs) from Japan. At the stake of the meeting will be the belt of the international WBO lightweight champion, owned by Berinchyk.
The owner of the WBO International Lightweight Belt Denys Berinchyk (10-0, 7 KOs) can receive the status of a mandatory challenger for the world title by the end of 2019. Ukrainian promoter Alexander Krasyuk said this in his last interview.
WBO International lightweight champion Denys Berinchyk (10-0, 7 KOs) told a story about how he first fought against Vasyl Lomachenko (12-1, 9 KOs) and how it ended:
In the main event of the evening in Brovary, Ukraine, Olympic silver medalist Denys Berinchyk (10-0, 7 KOs) scored another victory as a pro, stopping Rosekie Cristobal (15-3, 11 KOs) from the Philippines in the seventh round. Berinchyk won the vacant WBO international lightweight title.