Janibek Alimkhanuly Vs. Hamzah Sheeraz Possible For November
By the use of Brian Webber: Newly crowned WBO middleweight champion Janibek Alimkhanuly’s keep watch over at Absolute best Rank has reportedly reached out to the promoter for unbeaten fringe contender Hamzah Sheeraz for a combat in November.
If the combat happens, it’ll be the main coverage for the 29-year-old Janibek (12-0, 8 KOs) after he used to be as soon as higher from period in-between WBO 160-lb champion to finish champ by way of the International Boxing Workforce after the previous belt-holder Demetrius Andrade opted to vacate and switch up to 168.
The 23-year-old Sheeraz (16-0, 12 KOs) is ranked #11 by way of the WBO, on the other hand he’s fought largely no-name opposition for almost his entire career.
The only recognizable opponent Sheerez has faced is welterweight Bradley Skeete, who moved up in weight final twelve months to drawback him for his WBO European delicate welterweight belt.
Even though Skeete used to be as soon as outsized and overmatched on the subject of power & hand tempo, he lasted until the ninth round forward of Sheerez sparked him out.
“It is heard that Janibek Alimkhanuly’s group wants the Kazakh’s first coverage of the WBO International Championship to be against the British Hamzah Sheeraz,” mentioned JuliusJulianis.
U.S boxing fans in all probability aren’t aware of Sheerez, in order that they won’t be excited at the prospects of Janibek to be fighting him.
For Absolute best Rank to be making this match-up, it signifies that they’re going to try and turn Janibek into a big name first in the UK forward of undertaking the artwork of making an attempt to try this throughout the U.S.
The 2016 Olympian Janibek has gave the impression superb in his final 3 fights, fighting Danny Dignuum, Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam, and Rob Brant.
Despite having punching power on the stage of Gennadiy Golovkin and an entertaining fighting style, it’s going to be tough for Janibek to become a star world on account of he’s going to be avoided identical to the plague within the an identical manner GGG used to be as soon as early on in his career.
What Absolute best Rank must do is have Janibek combat 5 to six events in line with twelve months if they may be able to get him dates so that the boxing public within the uscan see him.
Despite the fact that Janibek is coping with inclined opposition like Jermall has been doing for years, he might simply select up a huge following throughout the States. If he most simple fights two occasions a twelve months, he’ll in all probability keep an obscure fighter that most simple the hardcore fans are acutely aware of, which is what the case is now.