Uzbekistan’s Makhmud Gaipov to square off against Russian Zurab Chaniev in Yekaterinburg

The 22-year-old will face Russian Zurab Chaniev in a scheduled six-round bout on March 23, 2019.

The Uzbek welterweight Makhmud Gaipov made a strong pro debut, stopping Tanzanian import Iddi Mkwera by TKO and Armenian Artush Hovhannisyan by unanimous decision.