Israil Madrimov revealed that WBA world light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivor helped prepare for a rematch with Michelle Solo.Madridmov in camp Teamed up with Bivol before beating Canelo Alvarez.
“Dmitry Bivol was another man who believed in himself and he won that battle [against Canelo Alvarez] It really means a lot to me to be a part of the camp and work with him. He proved that if you believe in yourself, nothing is impossible and that was a big motivator for those of us who train together. I got a lot from sparring, I helped him and he helped me. “
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Following the training camp the two attended together, Bivor overcame all odds to beat Canelo Alvarez, one of boxing’s biggest stars. Bivol is a huge loser Entered that fight, but took control and won by unanimous decision.
Now, the win gives Israel Madrimov a boost of confidence ahead of the next match, a rematch with Michel Soro.
Israel Madridmov and Michel Soro have been ordered by the WBA to resume play
The first fight between Madridmov (8-0) and Soro (35-3-1) ended controversially. Madridmov won the match through the ninth round TKO.
‘Dream’ Madrimov unleashed a barrage of punches after the ninth-round bell. It appears that neither Madridmov nor the referee heard the bell. The referee decided to stop Solo from getting up after a series of punches.
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This bout is a knockout in the WBA Super Welterweight Championship. The WBA has ordered a rematch between the two due to the unsatisfactory ending. However, the sanctioning body did not reverse the game to a no-match. ‘Dream’ still has his record-setting suspension win.
The two are now scheduled for a rematch at the O2 Arena on July 9.This bout will be played on the hole cards of another rematch, heavyweight bout between Derek Chisora and Kubrat Pulev.
While the shots on the WBA belt are fighting for the winner, it’s unclear how long they’ll have to wait.
Jermell Charlo has all four belts at the heavyweight and has other mandatory requirements to deal with first. These include WBO mandatory challenger Tim Tsyzu and IBF mandatory challenger Bakhram Murtazaliev. Murtazaliev’s promoters have filed a legal challenge to the WBO for Charlo to fight Tsyzu, and it’s unclear what happens next.