Africans Ilunga Makabu and Thabiso Mchunu will fight this Saturday, January 29th for the WBC cruiserweight world championship in a bout that will be the main event of the boxing day organized by Don King Productions at the Packard Music Hall, Warren, Ohio, USA.
The 12-round fight will define if there will be a rematch for Thabiso Mchunu, who already lost to Makabu by KO in 2015. We look forward to this fight to see how the cruiserweight division will move, which seems to be one of the least attractive and competitive in the sport these days.
After this fight we will see Canelo vs Ilunga Makabu or Canelo vs Mchunu? for the moment we will have to wait for Saturday’s winner and the next step of the Mexican, who seems to stay at 168 lbs or will go up to 175 lbs by far. Follow more boxing info about Ilunga Makabu and Thabiso Mchunu here, and find out what’s going on in the Cruiserweight division.
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