The first defense of the title Carnation confirmed: announced opponent, date and place of the battle

Первая защита титула Гвоздика подтверждена: оглашены соперник, дата и место боя

The next fight of the world champion under version WBC light heavyweight Oleksandr gvozdik officially confirmed

In the forthcoming duel to the Ukrainian boxer will conduct a voluntary defense of his world title, won in December last year as a result of the victory over the canadian Adonis Stevenson.

Following the battle Alexander Carnations will hold against the French boxer of Congolese origin Doudou Ngumbu. Next match of the Ukrainian champion has already announced on his page in Instagram.

Первая защита титула Гвоздика подтверждена: оглашены соперник, дата и место боя

Rival Oleksandr gvozdik spent on a professional ring 46 fights, 14 of them won by knockout and suffered eight defeats. In 2018 Dudu Ngumbu spent one match in may, 37-year-old boxer with a majority decision of judges has won the Swiss Joanna Kontum.

At the moment Dudu Ngumbu ranks eighth in the ranking of the WBC. The upcoming fight will be for the Frenchman’s first title fight of his career.

Fight Carnations – Ngumbu will be held on March 30 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Venue for the match was selected 2300 Arena, which seats 1,300 people.

Earlier it was reported that the world champion in light heavyweight WBC version of Alexander Carnations will conduct a voluntary defense of his title, as announced by the President of the world Boxing Council Mauricio Sulaiman.

“The WBC light heavyweight Oleksandr gvozdik planned voluntary defense, which will be held in March. Right after this fight will take place, we’ll have the champion to protect against Marcus brown mandatory”.

The official applicant for a champion belt Oleksandr gvozdik decided in a battle between American Marcus brown and Swede badou Jack.

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During the match brown had the advantage, keeping opponents at a distance and punching series. When Jack went to the counter, the American tried to clinch, the referee even took him one point. In one such clinch fighters collided heads, and then Jack got a deep cut and his face was pouring blood, but still he was able to finish the fight.

At the end of 12 rounds the judges unanimously gave the victory to brown – 117:110, 116:111 and 118:109. He won the vacant WBC interim champion WBA and WBC silver champion at light heavyweight.

Первая защита титула Гвоздика подтверждена: оглашены соперник, дата и место боя

Now Marcus brown in the status of mandatory Challenger should fight WBC champion Alexander Carnations.

We will remind that Alexander Gvozdik became the world champion under version WBC light heavyweight title, sending Adonis Stevenson knockout in the 11th round of the fight.

A duel in which the Ukrainian won the championship belt, took place on the night of 1 to 2 December in Quebec city (Canada) at the arena Centre Videotron.

Первая защита титула Гвоздика подтверждена: оглашены соперник, дата и место боя

We will remind that after a victory over Stevenson Carnations made a stunning leap into the list of the best fighters in the world.

As reported Politeka, Carnations shared future plans after winning the championship belt in a battle with Stephenson.

Also Politeka wrote that Mustache commented on the fight Stevenson — Carnations.

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