Salita Promotions’ Aslambek Idigov is set yo return to boxing action. Idigov is set to fight Canada’s Ryan Ford on February 21st in Moscow, Russia. The card takes place at the Dynamo Palace of Sports in Krylatskoye, Moscow.
Aslambek Idigov comes into the bout undefeated at 17-0 with 7 knockouts. His last win was over 21-1 Robert Racz, which ended in a unanimous decision. Idigov puts his WBO and IBF European titles on the line against Ford. Idigov is the number six ranked boxer in the WBO super middleweight division.
“I’ve been training very hard in Detroit and I’m learning more every day,” said Idigov. “I have grown stronger and faster than ever before working with SugarHill. It doesn’t matter who is put in front of me anymore. The Hulk will smash them all.”
Dmitriy Salita, owner of Salita Promotions, is very high on Idigov. “With all his hard work, Aslambek is emerging as one of the top super middleweight contenders in the world,” said Salita. “He has grown leaps and bounds with each training camp. I look forward to another great performance on February 21 and a very big year overall for his career.”
His opponent, Ryan Ford, comes in to the fight 17-5 with 12 coming by way of knockout. He won his last fight via TKO against Orlando Vazquez last December. Ford looks to get his first win streak going since 2017.
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A Great Night of Boxing
In addition to Aslambek Idigov being on the card, Salita Promotions promises a huge night for the Russian boxing lovers. Russian Welterweight Champion, Islam Edisultanov will take on Evgeny Terentiev as the main event for the evening. Also on the card will be Apti Davtaev taking on John Japari in a heavyweight battle.