Tursynbai Kulakhmet goes up in world ranking
Kazakhstan boxer Tursynbai Kulakhmet (3-0, 2 KOs) improved his position in the ranking of Boxrec.com after an early victory, Sports.kz reports.
Kulakhmet performed at the boxing evening in Dubai (UAE), where in the first round he knocked out the undefeated Venezuelan Heber Rondon (20-1, 13 KOs) - it took him only 70 seconds.
Thanks to this victory, Kulakhmet successfully defended the WBC International junior middleweight belt.
He also rose in the BoxRec rating - from 187th to 139th position.
Kazakhstan boxer Tursynbai Kulakhmet (2-0, 1 KO) became the winner in the Best Foreign Boxer nomination.