Mark Magsayo to face Issa Nampepeche in Pinoy Pride 40


Undefeated Filipino prospect Mark Magsayo is set to face the Tanzanian fighter Issa Nampepeche on April 21, 2017, in Cebu Philippines.


Magsayo with the unblemish record of 15W(11KO) is coming off a hard fought unanimous decision win over Ramiro Robles of Mexico last September of 2016.

Magsayo is the current WBO International featherweight champion and known for beating top contender Chris Avalos via 6th round KO.

Magsayo is currently ranked no. 17th boxer in the featherweight division.

On the other hand, Issa Nampepeche is a 22 years old boxer from Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania with a record of 24W(11KO)7L-4D.

Nampepeche is coming off a lost against Salim Mtango via unanimous decision last January.

Magsayo vs Nampepeche is added in Pinoy Pride 40: Nietes vs Nantapech IBF Flyweight World Title fight.