Sources have actually exposed that Janibek Alimkhanuly and Vincenzo Gualtieri will take on in a middleweight title marriage bout on October 14th in Rosenberg, Texas, according to ESPN. Alimkhanuly, the present WBO middleweight champ, will be headlining a Top Rank Boxing on ESPN occasion for the 4th time in a row. Hailing from Kazakhstan and aged 30, Alimkhanuly boasts an unbeaten record of 14-0 with 9 knockouts. He is ranked 2nd in ESPN’s middleweight rankings and has actually effectively protected his title two times against lower-ranked challengers. In his newest bout, he attained a second-round knockout triumph over Steven Butler in May. Gualtieri, on the other hand, holds a record of 21-0-1 with 7 knockouts and has actually never ever battled outdoors Germany. Also thirty years old, Gualtieri is presently ranked ninth in ESPN’s middleweight rankings. Last month, he declared the uninhabited IBF title with a choice win against Esquiva Falcão.