Ali Akhmedov vs. Gabriel Rosado Set For Canelo-Golovkin Trilogy Card
Ali Akhmedov and Gabriel Rosado will warfare for the IBF North American super middleweight title on Saturday September 17 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, as part of the undercard to the trilogy warfare between Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Gennadiy ‘GGG’ Golovkin. The advance, presented by means of Matchroom, Canelo Promotions and GGG Promotions, will broadcast survive DAZN Pay-In step with-View inside the U.S. and Canada along with around the world on DAZN (apart from Mexico, Latin The united states, and Kazakhstan).
Akhmedov (18-1 14 KOs), promoted by means of GGG Promotions, bagged a few wins right through the space in 2021 in California to get his path to number one title fights once more heading in the right direction after suffering a final round KO defeat to Carlos Gongora in their warfare for the IBO strap in December 2020.
That was once Akhmedov’s third struggle on a card topped by means of his fellow countryman, promoter and Kazakh legend Golovkin, and the massive hitting 27 year out of date may well be looking to use the biggest of levels to impress towards the Philly large title.
Rosado (26-15-1 15 KOs) cherished thrilling excellent fortune towards his ultimate eastern European foe, landing a knockout of the year contender when he landed a surprising right kind hook to demolish the unbeaten Uzbek rising large title Bektemir Melikuziev inside the third round of their warfare in El Paso in June 2021.
Rosado who boxed GGG for the World Middleweight title in January 2013, has tangled with two contenders in his recent bouts, being edged out by means of majority answer by means of Shane Mosley Jr in April after taking Jaime Munguia the distance in November – making this a must-win for the 36 year out of date.
“I’m glad to be a part of this show on DAZN PPV,” discussed Akhmedov. “It is a great choice for me to turn my abilities, in particular towards such seasoned opponent as Gabriel Rosado. Rosado may well be very professional and has a history of fighting the best talents in this division which motivates me a lot more.”
“I’m looking forward to being a part of one of the crucial the most important greatest struggle taking part in playing cards of the year,” discussed Rosado. “It is a probability to do what I did towards Bektemir and put myself right kind once more in world title pageant!”
“I am very happy for Ali that his next struggle may well be on DAZN PPV,” discussed Golovkin. “And it is going to be a reputation struggle. It gives Ali a possibility to show the whole thing he is in a position to and make a actually highest affect. As his promoter I have numerous self trust in Ali and I believe the time has come for him to make a name for himself.”
“This struggle may well be like a 4th of July,” discussed Rosado’s teacher Johnathon Banks. “It is going to be full of fireworks with early lifestyles vs revel in.”
Akhmedov’s warfare with Rosado is the latest addition to the stacked undercard for September 17, led by means of a co-main struggle starring Super-Flyweight sensation Jesse Rodriguez protective his WBC World title towards Israel Gonzalez.
Diego Pacheco fights for his first skilled belt when he meets Enrique Collazo for the WBC USNBC Silver Super-Middleweight title and Austin ‘Ammo’ Williams taking on Kieron Conway for the vacant WBA Global Middleweight title.