⬛ Beterbiev-Deines Light Heavyweight World Title Bout Postponed

 
 

Artur Beterbiev-Adam Deines Light Heavyweight World Title Bout Postponed Due to COVID-19 Diagnosis

(December 28, 2020)  WBC/IBF light heavyweight world champion Artur Beterbiev has been forced to postpone his title defense against Adam Deines — scheduled for Jan. 30 at VTB Arena in Moscow, Russia — after being diagnosed with COVID-19.

Beterbiev and Deines were originally scheduled to fight Oct. 23, but Beterbiev suffered a rib injury in training. Information about the rescheduled Beterbiev-Deines showdown will be announced in due course.

Beterbiev (15-0, 15 KOs), the only current world champion with a 100 percent knockout rate, has not fought since his knockout victory over Oleksandr Gvozdyk in October 2019 to unify world titles.

MEDIA CONTACTS

Top Rank

Evan Korn:  516-510-6014 / EKorn@toprank.com
Gardy Lopez: 787-246-3668 / Glopez@toprank.com

Facebook TwitterYouTube Instagram Snapchat www.TopRank.com