02 Apr

Boxer Who Injured Fury to Face Olympic Champion

The card for the Champions Night tournament by the International Boxing Association (IBA) has been officially announced. As part of the event, Uzbek super heavyweight and Olympic champion Bahodir Jalolov (14-0, 14 KOs) will meet Croatian Agron Smakici (20-2, 18 KOs).

The tournament will take place on April 14 in Tashkent.

It was Smakici who injured Tyson Fury before his fight against Oleksandr Usyk – cutting the Brit's eyebrow, which led to the postponement of the fight from February 17 to May 18.

Also on the same night, super heavyweight Michael Hunter (22-1-2, 16 KOs) will face Russian Artem Suslenkov (10-0, 7 KOs).