Denys Berinchyk, the WBO Internatinal champion in lightweight would hold his next fight on April 20 at Kyiv Palace of Sports as Olexandr, Krasyuk, the promoter of the boxer reported on Facebook.
Nihito Arakawa, the Japanese boxer will become the opponent of Berinchyk. In his professional career, the 37-year-old citizen of Japan held 37 fights, including 30 victories and 12 knockouts.
Denys Berinchyk fights in lightweight. He held 10 fights in the professional career and won all of them. Now, the Ukrainian is on the list of TOP fighters in his weight category. Arakawa occupies the 7th place in WBO rating.
As we reported world champion in heavyweight Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk might debut in super heavyweight with a fight with Carlos Takam.
Besides, the World Boxing Association (WBA) obliged Oleksandr Usyk to protect his title against the Russian Denis Lebedev. In case of refusal, Usyk will lose the status of an absolute champion with his WBA belt. Denis Lebedev will compete for the vacant title with undefeated Lawrence Okolie.