Kudratillo Abdukakhorov, the mandatory contender for the IBF welterweight championship belt in welterweight category of professional boxing (66.6 kg), will leave for the United States on November 18 to start preparing for his next fight. We got in touch with the boxer and were interested in his opinion.
- We got a ticket for November 18th. We will go to the United States and continue our preparations. Who will my next fight be against? It will be decided when we get there.
In fact, the fight between Kudratillo Abdukakhorov and Sergey Lipinets for the interim IBF world championship belt was supposed to take place on October 24. However, due to a visa problem, Abdukakhorov was unable to get to the US, and for this belt Sergey Lipinets went to the ring against Custio Clayton. Due to the draw, Kudratillo Abdukakhorov remains as a mandatory contender for the same IBF world championship belt.