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Battleground Asia: Vijender Singh aims to continue his winning streak against Maimaitiali

Battleground Asia: Vijender Singh aims to continue his winning streak against Maimaitiali

Boxer Vijender Singh on Saturday defeated China's Zulpikar Maimaitiali in the unified WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental Super Middleweight title, maintaining his unbeaten streak. Stating his opponent's young age, the 31-year-old, said, "I am experienced". The Indian has fought eight bouts, last one being against former world number one boxer Francis Cheka from Tanzania where he defended his title. The concluding fight of "Battleground Asia" by IOS Boxing Promotions will be preceded by seven more fights of which four will be telecasted live from 6.30 pm onwards.

The victor of Saturday's fight will take over the title of his opponent while retaining his current title, thus becoming the numero uno boxer across two weight categories.

"In pro boxing, eight fights is still the beginning of the journey. He is a strong kid, I can say that". I am very confident and hope that the fight will be good and India will win. last night I checked my weight it was 78 and I had to be 76.2, so I did not eat anything.

Courtesy the win, he now owns the WBO Oriental Super Middleweight belt along with the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight belt. He referred his next opponent and china's Zulpikar as Chinese product and quoted "Chinese products won't long last longer". I don't have to play the 10 rounds.

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"I will show Vijender what Chinese are capable of", said the Xinjiang-native. He's from Manchester, which is also Vijender's training base.

On his preparations, Vijender said: "I am only listening to what my trainer is asking me to do".

The Indian said his strategy would be responsive to how his opponent manoeuvres the bout. "I don't want the title, for peace and harmony at the border between India-China I will give it back to Maimaitial". I don't think there is any challenge. I do meditation to stay calm and make sure that I don't get carried away.


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