Two-time contender for the world title in middleweight (up to 72.6 kg), 37-year-old Russian Matvey Korobov (28-3-1, 14 KO) will perform as part of the Showtime boxing evening, which will be held on November 28 at the Mohegan Sun arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.
Korobov’s rival will be 30-year-old American middle peasant Ronald Ellis (17-1-2, 11 KO). The fight, designed for ten rounds, will be held within the framework of the average weight.
In his last fight in December, Korobov lost ahead of schedule due to a shoulder injury to the star Briton Chris Yubank Jr. (29-2-0, 22 KO). Ellis, also in December, defeated fellow countryman Immanuel Alim (18-2-2, 11 KO) by split decision.
The show will be headed by the “interim” WBA featherweight champion (up to 59 kg), American Chris Colbert (14-0-0, 5 KO), who will defend against the Dominican challenger Jaime Arboleda (16-1-0, 13 KO) …