Vijender Singh’s Next Pro Bout On Rooftop Deck Of Casino Ship
New Delhi: Indian professional boxer Vijender Singh’s next bout will take place on the rooftop deck of a docked ship on March 19 in Goa.
However, the opponent is yet-to-be-announced.
The 35-year-old reigning WBO Oriental and WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight champion defeated Ghana’s former Commonwealth Champion Charles Adamu in Dubai to claim his 12th successive win in November 2019. He has not competed ever since.
“Undefeated professional boxing star Vijender Singh is set to make his return to the ring on March 19…The first-of-its-kind fight will be held on the rooftop deck of the Majestic Pride Casino Ship – who have been roped in as the venue partner,” said his promoters IOS Boxing Promotions in a statement.
The Majestic Pride is a ship docked on the Mandovi River in Panaji, Goa.
“The bout goes beyond the traditional norms of a regular professional match and offers viewers the glitz and glamour of Vegas-style boxing event. The announcement of Vijender’s opponent will be made soon,” the organisers’ release stated.