Next fight of Ryota Murata is not determined yet.
Negotiations are underway for a unification duel between the IBF middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (41-1-1, 36 KOs) and the WBA champion Ryota Murata (16-2, 13 KOs). The fight is to take place in the spring in Japan.
Ryota Murata (16-2, 13 KOs) is one of the potential contenders for IBF middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (41-1-1, 36 KOs), who is expected to return to the ring at the turn of April and May. The fight with the Japanese, who owns the regular WBA belt, may take place in Tokyo.
According to Japanese media, the highest paid fighter in the world for today Saul Alvarez (53-1-2, 36 KOs) will fight next against Ryota Murata (16-2, 13 KOs) on May 24. The bout will take place at the Saitama Super Arena. 37,000 boxing fans will be able to see the event live.