Celebrity News: France will host two world championship fights of the World Boxing Association this Saturday and the protagonists of these battles, which will take place in different locations, marked the weight without too many inconveniences for their confrontations.
Brian Castaño (13-0, 10KO) will defend his interim Super Welter title from the World Boxing Association this Saturday against Ivory Coast native Michel Soro (31-1-1, 20KO). The Argentine will have to travel to France to expose his crown in an interesting match that will be held at Casino d’Evian, Haute-Savoie.
Castaño hopes to keep his unbeaten run and his crown against a strong and experienced rival, who is hungry to snatch it. The South American won his title last November 26, when he knocked out Emmanuel De Jesus in Buenos Aires and this fight will mean his first defense. Soro will have the advantage of fighting at home since he is residing in France and the public has shown his affection during his presentations there.
In Haute-Savoie will be measured the interim Super Welter champion of the body, the Argentine Brian Castaño (13-0, 10KO) and the Michelangelo Michel Soro (31-1-1, 20KO). The current monarch stopped the scales at 153.8 pounds, while the challenger did the same at 153.6 pounds.
The other AMB title match between the Canadian featherweight champion Jelena Mrdjenovich (37-10-1, 19KO) and local Stephanie Ducastel (8-3-1, 2KO) will be held in Bas-Rhin, Strasbourg. Both opponents managed to stay within the limit of 126 pounds in the category. In the case of Mrdjenovich, he made 124.3 pounds and Ducastel marked 125.6 pounds.
Both bouts promise good action and parity between the fierce fighters that will rise to the ring in the Gallic country.