By: Sean Crose
“When you fight at home, defending what belongs to you, that’s probably the most important fight,” claims WBA Super and IBF Globe Super-Bantamweight champ Murodjon Akhmadaliev of dealing with in his homeland. “To give a good fight under the bright lights, that’s what I’m looking forward to. It’s a dream for any fighter to perform at home.” The unbeaten 8-0 Uzbekistani competitor will certainly be safeguarding his titles versus Ryosuke Iwasa at the Humo Sector in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on Saturday in a suit that will certainly be broadcast reside on the DAZN streaming solution. The 27-3 Iwasa is wanting to restore the IBF belt he shed to TJ Doheny in 2018 while additionally getting the WBA band.
Askmadaliev, that won his belts versus Daniel Roman early in 2020, suggests that his homecoming round will not be a soft touch. “Ryosuke Iwasa is a warrior,” Askmadaliev claims, “he’s been in the ring with the very best. I rate him very highly and believe he is a very dangerous fighter.” Askmadaliev includes that he’s been doing his research in the leadup to the battle.“I have studied him and am ready for him as always,” he claims. “My team have done the work and I will do the work in the ring. I’m not going to give up anything to anybody.”
“He is trying to get what is mine,” Askmadaliev proceeds, “but that’s not going to happen. Boxing is not always easy, just like life. It’s pretty much always hard, you have to have tough fights in the ring and in life.” The safeguarding champ additionally claims that, although he’s taking Iwasa seriously, he has desires for the future. “You have to endure tough times and that’s how it’s been in my life,” claims Askmadaliev. “I’m prepared for any challenge because of that. I am only focused on Iwasa, but as a champion my dream is to win every belt.”
In a period where lots of competitors appear to take a reduced threat mindset towards the sporting activity of boxing, Askmadaliev intends to make it clear he’s video game for a difficulty. “If everything goes well tomorrow night,” he claims, “I will not avoid anybody, I want all the belts. I’m blessed to be a World Champion, now defending my belts at home is the next goal for me.” Above All, nevertheless, the 26 years of age intends to place on an excellent program in his homeland this weekend break. “I’m looking forward to showcasing myself which is important to my countrymen, family and friends,” he claims, “I look forward to bringing the attention of the boxing world to Uzbekistan.”