Ravshan Makhamadjonov indications promotional cope with DiBella leisure
Unbeaten junior middleweight prospect Ravshan Makhamadjonov has signed a promotional contend with DiBella enjoyment, it as introduced Monday night.
Makhamadjonov turns into the newest fighter from Uzbekistan to sign with a united states-primarily based promoter.
The 21-year-historic Makhamadjonov (11-0, 7 knockouts) closing fought on September 4 in Moscow, overcoming a knockdown in round 2 to defeat Volodymyr Hordiienko by means of unanimous resolution. In his old combat on February 22 in his hometown of Tashkent, Makhamadjonov stopped Bakhrom
Payazov after circular four.
the former newbie standout, who became inspired to box through staring at videos of Muhammad Ali fights, begun boxing on the age of 10, compiling a modest checklist of accomplishments, together with winning the Tashkent city amateur Boxing Championships seven years in a row (2011-2017), the 2012 Uzbekistan newbie Boxing countrywide Championships, and the 2016 Zhuraslev foreign Boxing tournament.
Makhamadjonov grew to become professional sooner or later after his 18th birthday in April 2017, stopping Ravshan Rashidov in the opening round.
“i’m excited to demonstrate the realm my skill, complicated work and dedication to my craft,” talked about Makhamadjonov. “i need to thank my advisors, Michael Binyanminov and John Beninati, for believing in me. i would additionally want to thank Lou DiBella, who is a fine promoter with a view to ebook my career as I work my means up the ranks and toward a world title shot.”
DiBella believes Makhamadjonov has the goods to develop into a hit within the pro ranks.
“I’m thrilled to convey on Uzbek puncher Ravshan ‘Beretta’ Makhamadjonov to DBE’s roster,” stated DiBella. “Ravshan become a very talented and completed amateur. As a junior middleweight, he is in a stacked and competitive weight class, and i look forward to providing him the appropriate alternatives to attain his full capabilities.”
Makhamadjonov is informed by using Zufar Sulaimanov and Maruf Gulyamov out of the OQ-TEPA club, a big activities complicated in Tashkent. No word on when Makhamadjonov will return to motion.
Francisco A. Salazar has written for The Ring seeing that October of 2013 and has lined boxing in Southern California and abroad considering 2000. Francisco additionally covers boxing for the Ventura County (Calif.) famous person newspaper. He may also be reached by using electronic mail at [email protected] or on Twitter at FSalazarBoxing