ARTUR BETERBIEV assessments tremendous FOR COVID; TITLE defense VS. ADAM DEINES POSTPONED

ARTUR BETERBIEV TESTS POSITIVE FOR COVID; TITLE DEFENSE VS. ADAM DEINES POSTPONED

WBC/IBF easy heavyweight world champion Artur Beterbiev has been compelled to delay his title protection in opposition t Adam Deines — scheduled for Jan. 30 at VTB arena in Moscow, Russia — after being clinically determined with COVID-19.

Beterbiev and Deines had been at first scheduled to fight Oct. 23, however Beterbiev suffered a rib damage in practicing. counsel in regards to the rescheduled Beterbiev-Deines showdown may be introduced in due route.

Beterbiev (15-0, 15 KOs), the only present world champion with a one hundred percent knockout fee, has no longer fought on the grounds that his knockout victory over Oleksandr Gvozdyk in October 2019 to unify world titles.