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Timur Akhundov WBF World Featherweight Champion

With a last minute pull-out from the original opponent, French Champion Bastien Rozeaux, it was nerve-wrecking to the end if a suitable substitute would be found to fight Timur Akhundov for the vacant World Boxing Federation World Featherweight title on Saturday (March 30) in Kiev, Ukraine. Continue reading

Akhundov vs. Rozeaux For WBF World Featherweight Title

Ukranian Timur Akhundov and French national champion Bastien Rozeaux will fight for the vacant World Boxing Federation World Featherweight title on March 30 at the AKKO International in Kiev.

Fighting in his hometown, Akhundov is the reigning WBF Intercontinental champion, a title he won and defended last year to get in position for his crack at world honors. Continue reading