Gualtieri vs Alimkhanuly Live
Janibek Alimkhanuly asked for tough competition at middleweight, and his wish may have been granted. The WBO champion faces IBF
counterpart Vincenzo Gualtieri in a title unification fight at the Fort Bend Community Center in Texas on October 14.
The 12-round bout, plus undercard action, will air on ESPN+ in the U.S.Alimkhanuly (14-0, 9 KOs) has decimated the competition since
turning pro in 2016. The 30-year-old from Kazakhstan beat Danny Dignum to win the interim belt in 2022 and was upgraded when
Demetrius Andrade vacated. In two subsequent defences, Alimkhanuly outpointed
Denzel Bentley and knocked out Steven Butler.