The former two weight world champion Devon Alexander (27-5-1, 14 KOs) will face the Ukrainian Ivan Redkach (22-4-1, 17 KOs) on June 1 in California in a 10-round fight. Alexander’s last fight took place last August when he lost by unanimous decision to Andre Berto. Redkach was last in action back in February, when he picked up a first round knockout win on the undercard of Leo Santa Cruz vs. Rafael Rivera at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.
Ukrainian super-lightweight Ivan Redkach (21-4-1, 16 KOs) reported that his fight scheduled for January 13 against Argentine Nicholas Velasquez (10-3, 3 KOs) will not take place. Redkach was supposed to fight at the evening of boxing in Los Angeles. In the same show, former rival of Vasyl Lomachenko (12-1, 9 KOs) Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs) will return to the ring. In the main event IBF Super Middleweight World Champion Jose Uzcategui will face the unbeaten top contender Caleb Plant.
Ukrainian boxer Ivan Redkach (20-4-1, 16 KOs) says he is not going to finish his career in the nearest future. "Since I lost the two last battles, everyone thought that I already quit, thought that is not true. There are a lot of different boxing analysts who say that Redkach is already ended his career. But I became even stronger, more experienced and entertaining.
Premier Boxing Champions take a look back at this year of boxing and reveal the results of Best of 2017 fan poll. 2017 was stacked with memorable matchups and with the year coming to an end it’s only fitting to look back at all of the action PBC delivered in its third season. So here’s favorite moments and fighters in four categories: Prospect, Knockout, Fight and Fighter of the Year.
Super lightweight John Molina (30-7, 24 KO) in an extremely spectacular battle got a stoppage victory in the 4th round over Ivan Redkach (20-4-1, 16 KO). In the second round Redkach was able to knock Molina down, but in the third round he found on the floor himself and finally got knocked out at the end of the next round.