WBO Announces Referee And Judges For Kovalev vs Agnew Fight
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO- World Boxing Organization (WBO), by president Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel, announced today the referee and judges who will work this Saturday, March 29, in the world defense of the Light Heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev against Cedric Agnew, to be held at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in a Main Events presentation.
For this fight, the second title defense of the Kovalev’s (23-0-1, 21 KOs) 175 pounds belt when he faces the #14 ranked Agnew (26-0, 13 KOs), the referee will be Samuel Viruet, from United States.
Meanwhile, the judges for the fight between Kovalev, from Russia, and Agnew, from United States, are Julie Lederman, John Stewart and Alan Rubenstein, all three from United States.
The WBO supervisor for this fight will be Jose Izquierdo.