World Boxing Organization Announces Sergey Kovalev – Nathan Cleverly Officials
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO- World Boxing Organization (WBO), by president Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel, announced today the referee and judges who will work this Saturday, August 17, in the light heavyweight world title fight between the champion Nathan Cleverly and the #2 ranked Sergey Kovalev, to be held at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom, in a Frank Warren Promotions presentation.
For the bout when Cleverly (26-0, 12 KOs) will defend his title for the fifth time against Kovalev (21-0-1, 19 KOs), the referee will be Terry O’Connor, from United Kingdom.
Meanwhile, the judges for the Cleverly-Kovalev fight will be Alfredo Polanco from Mexico, Jose Ignacio Martinez from Spain and Zoltan Enyedi from Hungary.
The WBO supervisor for this fight will be John Duggan.