Tag: WBA Super-Bantamweight Title

Though Lopsided on the Scorecards, Velasquez Gives a Healthy Effort, But Akhmadaliev’s Craft Proves to be Too Much, Wins By Decision

Reigning unbeaten WBA/IBF Super-Bantamweight unified world titlist 🥉🇺🇿Murodjon Akhmadaliev (10-0-0, 7KO👊) got a good, honest nights work in tonight, much credit given to late replacement foe 🇨🇱Jose Velasquez (29-7-2, 19KO👊), who showcased heavy durability, and toughness, making for a very physical assignment despite being blown out on the scorecards. Murodjon secured his 2nd defense of his titles, while Velasquez earned a new contingent of fans enthralled with his energy and toughness. Continue reading “Though Lopsided on the Scorecards, Velasquez Gives a Healthy Effort, But Akhmadaliev’s Craft Proves to be Too Much, Wins By Decision”

The Show Must Go On, as Elite Champ Akhmadaliev Returns to Face Late Replacement Velasquez

Even with less than a double digit amount of fights in his professional career, unified WBA/IBF Super-Bantamweight titlist 🥉🇺🇿Murodjon “MJ” Akhmadaliev (9-0-0, 7KO👊) is one of the best fighters in the world, and is the leader of the live pack of outstanding talent that is beginning to burgeon from the country of Uzbekistan. With plenty of movement taking place at the top of the division, Murodjon (who is ranked 📖#1 by Ring-Magazine at 122 lbs.) will look to keep fresh in the minds of the watchers the level of threat he commands when he is inside the ring.  Continue reading “The Show Must Go On, as Elite Champ Akhmadaliev Returns to Face Late Replacement Velasquez”

Akhmadaliev Defeats Roman in Outstanding Performance to Become the New Unified 122 Lb. Champion

By Tré Berry III🖊️

The first major fight on the card lived up to its expectations, and with a great showing of skill and ring command, Uzbekistan’s standout 🥉🇺🇿Murodjon  “MJ” Akhmadaliev (8-0-0, 6KO👊) defeated former Unified Titlist 🇺🇸Danny “Baby Faced Assassin” Roman (27-2-1, 10KO👊) by way of a Split-Decision verdict to win the WBA and IBF Super-Bantamweight World Titles, and successfully tied 🇺🇸Leon Spinks record of becoming a Unified Champion with just 8 fights on the resumé. Continue reading “Akhmadaliev Defeats Roman in Outstanding Performance to Become the New Unified 122 Lb. Champion”