ANDhe president of the World Boxing Organization (WBO), Francisco Valcárcel informed this Saturday that a tentative auction will not be necessary t
ANDhe president of the World Boxing Organization (WBO), Francisco Valcárcel informed this Saturday that a tentative auction will not be necessary to dispute the body’s Super-Wilter championship, which was scheduled for June 20. Instead, he confirmed that the champion Jermell Charlo face the champion of the organism, Tim Tszy They reached an agreement to fight.
On May 31, the WBO requested that negotiations begin between the two fighters, with a term of no more than 20 days. The fighters have confirmed that they already have an agreement and that they are waiting for a date, tentatively it would be the last two months of the year because the agenda of large cartels is already saturated for the rest of the year.
Charlo comes from knocking out Brian Castaowith which he became the undisputed Superwelterweight champion, with the WBC, WBA and FMB belts and look for the WBO scepter that Tszyu holds, who was present at ringside in that fight. Tszyu is the top ranked in the WBO since last year, but he waited until he knew the winner of the second fight between Brian Castao and Jermell Charlo, meanwhile, he faced and beat Terrell Gausha.
In the event that the agreement between Charlo and Tzyu had not materialized, a sauction to determine the challenger for the WBO Jr. Middleweight Division, with an initial bid of $200,000.
Tim Tszyu has been looking for a fight against Charlo for a long time and it seems to finally be a fact, seeking to emulate the career of his father, Kostya Tszyu,
Induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame
“They told us that they have an agreement and that they are looking for a date because big fights are coming and this is one of them,” Valcárcel said upon arrival in Canastota, New York, where this Sunday they will be inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame. great fighters like: Floyd Mayweather, Juan Manuel Marquez, Bernard Hopkins and Miguel Cotto.
Although he regretted the absence of the Ukrainian former heavyweight champion, Wladimir Klitschko, who is in his country fighting the Russian invasion.