#2 IBF, #4 WBA, #4 WBC, #5 WBO light heavyweight contender Artur Beterbiev (8-0, 8 KOs) will be taking on Doudou Ngumbu (34-6, 13 KOs) on June 12th in a scheduled 12 round bout on Spike TV on Premier Boxing Champions from the UIC Pavilion, in Chicago, Illinois, USA. The fight will co-feature Delvin Rodriguez vs Erislandy Lara.
Artur Beterbiev defeated Sergey Kovalev twice in the amateurs. He's coming off an impressive KO over Gabriel Campillo and 8 straight KO's. Doudou Ngumbu has only been knocked out once during his career losing by a 5th RD stoppage to Najib Mohammadi. Ngumbu is coming off a TKO over Andrejs Pokumeiko this past Jan. before that he lost to Andrzej Fonfara who just knocked out Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
Artur Beterbiev vs Ngumbu should be a good fight and makes a great co-event to the SpikeTV card.