Organization of Fighting to Defend WBO Latino belt Determined: Azerbaijani Professional Boxer

Society Materials 23 October 2007 18:05 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku / corr Trend Z.Safarova / The organization of the fighting in Baku to defend WBO Latino belt has been determined. Ali Ismayilov, a professional boxer of Azerbaijan, is preparing to fight with Paulo Farah, which will be held at the Sports and Concert Complex named after Heydar Aliyev on 8 December.

Ismayilov said that all issues regarding the organization of further match of professional boxer has been coordinated and they would come to the ring.

"recently, Alexander Yagupov, the head of the promotion company Yagupov and Co visited Baku and held negotiations not only with sponsors, but also with Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Ministry and got approval from the Ministry to hold this fighting," Ismayilov said.

At the end of 2006 Baku was planned to host fighting with participation of Ali, but it was a failure due to problems with sponsors.