Mandatory challenger for the IBF heavyweight title Filip Hrgovic will next fight on December 23rd at the Kingdom Arena in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
According to BoxingScene, the Croatian boxer will enter the ring with Australian Mark de Mori.
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The fight will be officially announced at a press conference, which will take place today, November 15, at the OVO Arena Wembley in London, UK.. At this event, Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder will recognize their opponents, who are scheduled to be towed as part of the same boxing evening.
De Mori has two defeats to his name – in 2014 he was knocked out in the first round by John Whybourn, and in 2016 he lost early to David Haye. He now has a winning streak of 11 fights.
Note that Hrgovic was supposed to fight with Alexander Usik, but the Ukrainian will enter the ring with the “Gypsy King”.
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