A fighting show will be held in Chelyabinsk on February 18th
A big boxing and MMA show will take place in Chelyabinsk on February 18th. The tournament is organized by RCC Boxing Promotions with the support of Boris Dubrovsky, The Governor of Chelyabinsk region. Ice Arena ‘Traktor’ will be a venue of the evening. Apart from the professional boxing bouts, there will be MMA fights. The fight with the participation of promising and non-defeated Ivan Shtyrkov will be the main bout of the evening.
As for professional boxing fights, there will be four 10-round title bouts. A WBC Eurasia Pacific Boxing Council super featherweight (up to 59 kg) title will be challenged between Shavkat Rakhimov (8-0, 6 KO's) from Yekaterinburg and experienced Rogelio Jun Doliguez (21-3-2, 15 КО) from Philippines.
A Russian boxer Murad Arslanov (7-0, 4 КО) will defense his WBC Eurasia Pacific Boxing Council super bantamweight title in a bout with Adrey Isaev from Belorussia (30-7, 9 КО).
Also in the fight-card of the evening there are 2 bouts of the lightweight category (up to 61,2 kg) with the participation of successfully returned last year to the ring Rustam Nugaev (28-7-1, 18 КО) from Russia and unbeaten Muhammadhuchi Yakubov (5-0, 3 KOs) from Tajikistan, who is currently living in St.Petersburg. They will defense their titles: Nugaev - WBC Asian Boxing Council Silver title, Yakubov - WBC Asian Boxing Council Сontinental title. The rivals will be announced later.