Alex Bunema will defend his WBA Intercontinental championship against Walter Matthyssee (26-3 25KOs) on July 11th in Montreal Canada. The 12 round bout is a co-feature to the WBA world championship bout between WBA champion Joachim Alcine and Daniel Santos..
Bunema ranked #2 by the WBA, hopes a convincing win over Matthyssee will earn him a world title bout against the winner of Alcine-Santos.
Bunema is comming off his dramatic devastating KO win over Roman Karmazin in Madison Square Garden on Jan 19, 2008. Bunema has scored 3 consecutive wins, all by KO. Since coming back last fall following a more than two year layoff.