Yefimovych - Quigg

Yefimovych - Quigg

 

Signed a contract for the WBA World Featherweight Eliminator fight between a Ukrainian Oleg Yefimovych (Union Boxing Promotion) and the Englishman Scott Quigg (Matchroom Promotion).
The winner of this fight will receive the right to compete for the WBA World Champion title, which will be determined in the confrontation between two Mexicans - Abner Mares vs Andres Gutierrez. The battle will be held on October 14, 2017 in Mexico.

 

Oleg Yefimovych is a 36-year-old boxer from Ukraine, 165 cm tall. During 12 years of professional career he had 32 fights, two of which lost and one ended in a draw. In half of his fights Oleg won by knockout.
Oleg Yefimovych is 6-time European Champion according to EBU version from 2008-2010 and in 2015, multiple Champion of continental championships under WBO (3 titles) and WBA (10 titles). Out of 32 professional fights, 19 were for Champion titles.

 

Scott Quigg is a 28-year-old boxer from England with a height of 173 cm. During his 10-year sports career, he took part in 36 fights, 33 of which won, two fights in a draw and one lost to compatriot Carl Frampton for the unified title of WBA and IBF World Champion in weight up to 55.3 kg.
24 out of 33 victories won by knockout, he is a 6-fold WBA World Champion from 2013-2016 in Super Bantamweight (55.3 kg). The fight with Oleg Yefimovych will be 3rd in his career in a new weight category - featherweight (57.2 kg).

 

The fight will take place on November 4 in the Principality of Monaco in Monte-Carlo

 

According to the President of Union Boxing Promotion Yuri Ruban - "This will be the most significant fight in Oleg's career and our team in preparation for this fight does everything to achieve the Victory!"

 

We wish Oleg Yefimovych victory in this interesting and responsible match.

 



 

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