Superstar Naoya Inoue Confronts Emmanuel Rodriguez on May 18 s IBF strap into their Ali Trophy semi-final.
The SSE Hydro will be rocking since the IBF bantamweight title bout occurs the exact identical night as Scotland’s Josh Taylor assumes on Belarus’ IBF World champion Ivan Baranchyk in a semi-final of the 168lb branch of the World Boxing Super Series.
‘Dragon ’ Inoue (17-0, 15KOs) advanced into the semi-final on October 10 in Yokohama, Japan creating a mind boggling announcement when he knocked out former champ, Juan Carlos Payano from the Dominican Republic, using an electrifying jab-cross just 70 minutes to the first round.
The scores were 115-113 for Moloney and two times 115-113 for Rodriguez after having a backandforth battle that is high-intensive.
Both the Inoue and Rodriguez have credible grounds for entering the stage with poise and selfassurance.
“I have been looking forward to this moment my entire existence,” said Rodriguez. “I am fighting a boxer, I always wanted to fight with the best. That’s motivation for my team , me personally, and Puerto Rico , We got this.
“I am going to have the victory. Puerto Rico will shine in Scotland and I am confident of going all of the way and take the Ali Trophy. ”
“two athletes, Two World Champions , are setting everything on the line for a place in the final of their World Boxing Super Series where the Ali Trophy anticipates the winner. It doesn’t even get bigger than this. ”
Tickets for the hotly-anticipated semi finals on May 18 in Glasgow will go for sale. If tickets could be purchased, fans have been invited to receive an email reminder.
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