Sunday, January 07, 2018

Brian Viloria vs Artem Dalakian for the vacant WBA World Flyweight Title on February 24th

Filipino-American boxer Brian "The Hawaiian Punch" Viloria will face Artem Dalakian of Ukraine for the vacant WBA World Flyweight Title on February 24, 2018 at Forum, Inglewood, California, USA.


Viloria 37 years old currently has a record of 38 wins including 23 big victories by way of KO and has 5 defeats. He is a former unified world champion as WBA and WBO flyweight champion and former WBC and IBF light flyweight champion. He won his last fight via 5th round KO against Miguel Cartagena last September of 2017. Viloria is currently no. 2 contender for the WBA flyweight title, 7 for the WBC, 5 for the IBF and 2 for the WBO.

On the other hand, Artem Dalakian is a Ukrainian undefeated boxer with a record of 15 wins with 11 KO's. 30 years old hard hitting fighter but never fought any boxer like Brian Viloria. Artem Dalakian is currently no. 1 contender for the WBA title, no. 4 for the IBF and 13th for the WBO title. The Ukranian won his last fight via 6th round KO against Luis Manuel Macias of Mexico last April 22, 2017.

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