Text: Hilmar Rojas Erazo
Press AMB. 29 September- authorities were appointed who will work in the fight for the vacant crown at 140 pounds lighter than the World Boxing Association will hold this Saturday, the US Brank Arena in Cincinnati, Adrien Broner and Khabib Allakhverdiev super.
The referee will be Harvey Dock (US) and judges are Americans Garry Merrit, George Hill, Larry Hazzard Jr., all appointed by the local Commission of the State of Ohio.
Allajhverdiev (19-1, 9 KO) and said belt division in 2012 when he beat Joan Guzman for the vacant crown. He made a defense before stumbling against the US Jessie Vargas in Las Vegas on April 12, 2014. Since that action had not returned to action.
Meanwhile, Broner (30-2, 22 KO) was champion WBA Welterweight 147 pounds in 2013, crown he lost in his first defense against Argentina’s Marcos Maidana.