Krzysztof Glowacki the New WBO Cruiserweight Champion
By: Shane Willoughby
Ahead of his bout with Mairis Briedis this Saturday, Krzysztof Glowacki has actually now been granted the WBO Cruiserweight belt, after Oleksandr Usyk given up the belt.
Glowacki beat Maxim Vlasov last November by consentaneous choice to end up being the WBO interim champion however with Usyk transferring to heavyweight, he has actually now risen and is now a 2 time world champion at the department.
The Polish fighter held the WBO title for a year prior to losing it to Usyk in2016 Since then he has actually gotten some excellent wins consisting of a persuading win versus Vlasov.
With the Glowacki now a champion once again it makes his battle with Mairis Briedis a lot more fascinating. The WBO and WBC belt are both on the line not to discuss a location in the last of the World boxing Super Series for the Muhumad Ali prize.
The now WBO champion will be wanting to keep hold of the belt longer than he did in the past. However, Briedis is without a doubt among his most difficult tests and in front of his house crowd in Latvia he will have additional inspiration.
Either method, Glowacki has actually currently made history ending up being the just Cruiserweight champion fromPoland But with a win, other Briedis he can go back to Poland as a combined champion and a nationwide hero.