July will be a month of great boxing activity for the World Boxing Association (WBA). No less than seven championship fights will be sanctioned by the oldest organizing body in boxing. The first fight was held last Saturday in Kazakhstan as local fighter Beibut Shumenov stopped Hizni Altunkaya for the vacant WBA cruiserweight world title.
The second fight of the month will be Saturday in Germany was WBA super middleweight champion Tyron Zeuge will defend his crown for the fourth time against the Rocky Fielding.
On Sunday in Malaysia (Saturday night in the USA), boxing superstar Manny “Pac-Man” Pacquiao will challenge WBA welterweight champion Lucas “The Machine” Matthysse. Continue reading “July is a big month for the WBA”