Chezhia Batal will challenge WBO World Youth Championship title
Sukhum. November 12. Apsnypress. Within the framework of international boxing show “Kings of KOs”, Abkhazian boxer Batal Chezhia will hold a fight for the title of World Champion among youth according to the WBO. The event will be held in St. Petersburg at the site of the Azimut Hotel.
The rival of Batal Chezhia will be the 20-year-old Ukrainian boxer of Turkish origin Jamal Usmanov, who will defend his title.
Batal Chezhia told Apsnypress about preparations for the battle: “My team and I have been preparing for a long time, I train in Moscow under the leadership of Arseny Babyak. My opponent, Jamal Usmanov, spent five fights in professional ring and has no defeat. I will play in an unusual weight for myself, such conditions were set by our opponent, and we agreed. Already scored the desired form and ready for battle. "
Batal spent 9 fights and won 9 victories in professional ring, he is the holder of the CIS and Slavic countries champion title according to the Pro Box magazine, in Russia takes 8th place in the ranking of professional boxers and is in 154th position in the world ranking.
Earlier, another Abkhazian boxer Igor Adleyba won the similar title of World Youth Champion according to the WBO. He defeated the athlete from Venezuela Eddie Colmenares.