Khabib Says Karim Mayfield May Be Next For The Fall

By Ruslan Chikov

According to WBA "regular" junior welterweight champion Khabib Allakhverdiev (19-0, 9KOs), he is possibly going to defend his title in the fall against Karim Mayfield (17-0-1, 10KOs). Both fighters recently signed contracts with Top Rank.

Khabib says the fight might possibly land on the Manny Pacquiao-Brandon Rios undercard on November 23rd in Macau. Mayfield has a stay busy fight on September 7th as part of the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.-Brian Vera undercard at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by any craic lad? on 08-06-2013

Nice match up.I'd favour Khabib

Comment by MujoHrnjica on 08-06-2013

[QUOTE=richardt;13621854]These guys not only have fought some solid names, but they fight each other and Gary Russell Jr who I was SERIOUSLY high on, is fighting a guy who has lost 9 of his last 10 fights in Juan Ruiz.…

Comment by richardt on 08-05-2013

These guys not only have fought some solid names, but they fight each other and Gary Russell Jr who I was SERIOUSLY high on, is fighting a guy who has lost 9 of his last 10 fights in Juan Ruiz.…

Comment by CityByTheBay on 08-05-2013

Mayfield just does not excite me at all. Guy is boring (to me at least) and always loads up on that right hand.

Comment by HanzGruber on 08-05-2013

the funny thing is this would prob be the best undercard fight bob has ever put on lol

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