russian fighter Murad Abdulaev exceeded the weight class limit by 2.5 kg before the fight with compatriot Vitaly Slipenko and will pay a fine of his fees to the opponent, and the fight will be held at catch weight. This was reported to in the ASA press service.
The welterweight fight (up to 77.1 kg) will lead the ACA 145 tournament, which will be held on Friday in St. Petersburg and will be broadcast live on . Former ASA champion Abdulaev has 20 wins and six losses, Slipenko has 14 wins and four losses. Slipenko’s weight was 77.6 kg (500 grams overweight is allowed), and Muradov – 80 kg.
Also on the show, Russian heavyweight Evgeny Goncharov will meet American Tony Johnson. Johnson’s weight is 120.7 kg and Goncharov’s is 119.8 kg.
Goncharov and Johnson have met twice, the first fight in June 2019 was declared invalid. But at the second meeting in August 2019, Goncharov took the league title, winning by court order. Goncharov, 36, has 17 wins and three losses, while Johnson, 36, has 16 wins, six losses and a draw.
Source : MatchTV