By Bill Green
History will be made May 19th in several categories, when 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez (4-0, 3 KOs) faces Szilveszter “The Silent Assassin” Kanalas (14-7, 9 KOs) for the vacant IBA world flyweight title at Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas. Hernandez vs. Kanalas will air on PPV in the U.S. and on Super Channel in Canada.
The 12-rounder will be the first world championship boxing match ever held in the state of Kansas.
At the National Amateur boxing tournament on May 14th inside the Ralston Arena, located in Omaha, Nebraska, Fightnews.com® sat down with Nico. Continue reading “Nico Hernandez ready to make history”